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World Cup Finals at NOC!

The last event of this World Cup series at the Nantahala Outdoor Centre, the biggest event of the 3, is the decider of the whole series. It’s also the site of the next World Championships. So the results from here will … Continue reading

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World Cup 2 – European Domination…

On finals day the European athletes really shone! Winning all kayak classes (only C1 & Oc1 went to USA). In the Junior Men’s Palm’s Bren Orton dominated as expected to take the win. He won in the first round with … Continue reading

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World Cup 2 – Quarter & Semi Finals Day

This was the toughest day of the event for the men with both Quarterfinals and Semi finals in the same day. It was tough to make top 10, the cut was about 1800 for 2 rides, which is much higher … Continue reading

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World Cup 2 – Pigeon River – Mens Prelims

Straight after the Rock Island we were straightaway on the road for 3 hours to Pigeon river, the site of the 2nd event in this years World Cup. The hole, built by hand is actually one of the best features … Continue reading

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Rock Island World Cup Round Up – Go Euro’s!

So the first event of the 2012 World Cup has just finished here in the USA. The feature in Rock Island was very very tough and no one had much time on the water to practice, which meant quite a … Continue reading

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London 2012 Olympics – Freestyle Demonstrations

Durng the London 2012 Olympics it’s not just been Slalom going on at the Lee Valley Whitewater centre… Myself, Claire O’hara, Uganda’s Juma Kalikwani, Japan’s Motoko Ishida, New Zealand’s Courtney Kerin, and USA’s Dane Jackson have all been part of … Continue reading

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London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony

As part of this London 2012 Olympics myself, Claire O’hara, Uganda’s Juma Kalikwani, Japan’s Motoko Ishida, New Zealand’s Courtney Kerin, and USA’s Dane Jackson have been invited to put on Freestyle Kayaking demonstrations between the Slalom events. This is the … Continue reading

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