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The heats are on. World Rowing Cup III begins

It is not surprising that rowers love the Rotsee regatta course. World Rowing Cup III has begun with a day of heats on Lucerne’s magical Rotsee in Switzerland. The water conditions were ideal with flat water complimented by sunny skies and mild tempe

Gilbert gets boost ahead of junior worlds

Kiwi kayaker Callum Gilbert will head into next week’s under-23 canoe slalom world championships with his tail up after a top-30 finish in the latest World Cup in Germany.

Jones continues canoe slalom form

Luuka Jones maintained her perfect World Cup canoe slalom record this season, though she was still frustrated by her form in the C1 on the site of the 1972 Munich Olympic slalom competition in Germany overnight.

Butcher banking on unplanned buildup

Despite disruption to all his best-laid plans, Kiwi kayaker Finn Butcher heads into the third World Cup canoe slalom event of the season this weekend as the best-prepared of the 10-strong New Zealand team.

More silver for slalom paddler Dawson

Mike Dawson secured his second World Cup canoe slalom silver in as many weeks overnight, surviving a tough final to finish runner-up in the extreme slalom event.

Video ruins finals hopes for Jones

Luuka Jones has been left lamenting a controversial video call after missing the final of the women’s K1 at the World Cup canoe slalom event in Poland overnight.

Tasman kayaker Scott Donaldson 180Km to Go

Kiwi expedition kayaker is just 180km from New Zealand and has restocked his supplies for the final push in his 3000+km paddle from Australia.

Two more Kiwi paddlers through to World Cup semis

Luuka Jones has again led the New Zealand charge into the semifinals of the second canoe slalom World Cup of the season, with fellow Tauranga paddler Callum Gilbert joining her after a dazzling second run.

Eric Murray And Hamish Bond Awarded 2018 Thomas Keller Medal

The 2018 Thomas Keller Medal was awarded to Eric Murray and Hamish Bond by the World Rowing Federation, FISA, to celebrates athletes who have had an outstanding career in rowing.

World Cup bonus for kayaker Gilbert

Callum Gilbert aims to make the most of a fortunate twist of fate at this weekend’s second canoe slalom World Cup of the season in Poland.