Athletes in sprint, whitewater, marathon, canoe polo and downwind boats have the opportunity to compete in national championships annually.
Sprint athletes are required to qualify for nationals at their annual BC 16+ Championships.
Canoe Kayak BC is the Provincial Sport Organization for the paddle sports and actively encourages and provides opportunities to enjoy, participate and excel in them. Members include competitive athletes, developing athletes, enthusiasts, coaches, officials, administrators and supporters of the sport. The association's mission enourages and promotes personal growth and success for our members through participation and performance in paddle sports.