July 25, 2017
Eight B.C. paddlers from the Chilliwack Centre of Excellence (CCE) go for gold this weekend at the 2017 Canadian Canoe Kayak Whitewater Championships. Taking place in Ottawa at the Pumphouse, the event will crown champions in four age categories from August 4-6.
Representing B.C. from CCE are:
Cadet Men (ages 12-14)
Junior Women (ages 15-18)
Junior Men (ages 15-18)
U23 Men (ages 19-23)
The championships are hosted by the Ottawa River Runners and Canoe Kayak Canada.
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.