Gwion Williams at HPP - picture © Kim Jones. More on Instagram @kim_jones_photography


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16 Jan Stone Mini 1 by Class
  Stone Mini 1 Overall

Calendar for 2022

Louise Fernie at Lee Valley - picture © Kim Jones.
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Paul Mew at Lee Valley - picture © Kim Jones
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Sophie Ogilvie at Lee Valley - picture © Kim Jones.
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Jake Cox at Lee Valley - photo © Richard Nutter

Organising an event under Covid restrictions


Minutes of Committee Meetings

01 Dec   ACM  27 Nov   03 Nov
01 Sep   15 Jul   17 Jun
13 May   15 Apr   23 Mar
9 Mar   9 Feb   7 Jan

International Panel

2022 Selection Policy

2022 Canoe Slalom & Extreme Slalom Selection Policy>

Summary of Feedback from the Consultation Process>

Please be aware that candidates for Selection must  register by 18th March 2022. A link will be activated next week.

World Class Programme Qualification Policy>

Canoe Slalom Selection Qualifiers>

2022 Junior Selection Qualifiers>

Bibs for 2022

Bib Numbers for 2022: K1 Women - K1 Men - C1 Women - C1 Men - C2 - Vets

Please DON'T apply for your 2022 bib yet. We are introducing a new online bib application system which we will trial with a few paddlers before we go public.

If you didn't race last year no bib number has been assigned yet. It will be allocated when you apply for your bib. If you need a bib number to enter races, please contact your bib officer.



Prem & Div 1: Sally Atkinson, 20 Whitewater, Orton Wistow, PETERBOROUGH PE2 6FB



Div 2 & 3: Donna Hawkins, 146 Dale Road, Matlock Bath, MATLOCK DE4 3PS




Prem: Tracy Wells, 14 Donne Close, Higham Ferrers, RUSHDEN NN10 8PF



Div 1: Nick Penfold, 2 Qualitas, BRACKNELL RG12 7QG



Div 2: Craig Douglas, 43 Binghill Crescent, Milltimber, Aberdeen AB13 0HP



Div 3: Karen Crowhurst, 6 St Peter Avenue, Deepcar, SHEFFIELD S36 2SL




Prem & Div 1: Carole McGranachan, 3 Nixon Lane, Udall Grange, STONE ST15 0WR



Div 2 & 3: Nigel Evans, 26 Roseway, Wellington, TELFORD TF1 1JA




Stuart Meakins, 8 Marlborough Close, Oaklands, WELWYN AL6 0UG



Paul Mew, 4 Ivy Close, Moneyrow Green, Holyport SL6 2NJ

River Water Quality -  Severn Trent Area

Severn Trent Water is considering improvements to the water quality of rivers in its region to make recreational activities safer, and is consulting with river users. This is an opportunity to HAVE YOUR SAY and let Severn Trent know what you would like to see happening Ė and where.

Please click on THIS LINK to complete 10 minute survey and be entered into a draw for £250 of shopping vouchers!

This project is being run by an independent market research agency on behalf of Severn Trent.

Lee Valley Training Slots

All the following weekend slots are now available to book:

29/30 January
12/13 February
26/27 February
19/20 March

If you have qualified for selection but are not on a squad you just need to email Zaklina as there are slots reserved for you. These slots will get released if you donít book. MORE>

Has your club changed its Bank Account?

If so, please contact .

If you are organising a competition you can check by clicking the Finance button to see the sort code and last 4 digits of the account number being used by canoeslalomentries.

Grandtully Easter 2022

Slalom paddlers and their families can book for the Grandtully campsite during the 2022 events even though those dates are not available to the public. MORE>

Zac Pearson at Lee Valley - picture © Gillian Denver

2022 Slalom School Programme Eligibility Criteria Released

The England Talent Slalom School Programme is a training and development opportunity for athletes and club coaches at various moving and white water venues, developing technical and coaching skills in athletes and club coaches. It is primarily aimed at J14s in Div 2 and J15s in Div 1. MORE>

Mark Ratcliffe to be Slalom Performance Director

British Canoeing is delighted to announce that Mark Ratcliffe has been appointed as Canoe Slalom and Extreme Slalom Performance Director. MORE>

Slalom Old Boys Sea Kayaking

As I now need to give a chiropractor 3 weeks notice of a tight stagger sequence I have become more involved in sea kayaking. I am aware a few other slalom paddlers are also interested, so between the 21st and 25th April 2022 I intend loosely organising a gathering on Anglesea. MORE>

England Slalom Talent Programme Squad

Following on from the England Slalom Talent Programme squad review please find the updated England Slalom Talent Programme Squad List

Lee Valley Water Access

British Canoeing have been working with all partners to secure and develop access for Slalom training at LVWWC. With the easing of Covid restrictions access to UK Programme sessions is now possible. A link for booking will be shared with eligible paddlers shortly. Please see the document Lee Valley Slalom Training Access 2021/22 for more information.

Ciaran Lee Edwards
Podium Potential Coordinator

Get Reinstated or Ranked

Used to paddle slalom? Reckon you could still kick .....? Why not get reinstated and race again? Or you'd like to have a shot at another class, or you're just a good paddler who's never got into slalom? Here's a form to make applying for reinstatement/ranking easy.

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Last updated 20/01/2022