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Craig's Hopes End in K1 Canoe Slalom Final
#canoe – Antrim woman Hannah Craig's hopes of a medal in the K1 slalom canoe final ended this afternoon when she hit three gates on the way down in her bid for glory. Craig was first into the water in…
Rheinisch Penalty Costs Ireland in Semi Final
It all went wrong for Eoin Rheinisch in the semi final of the canoe slalom at the Olympic Games today. Surprisingly good times set by the early starters in the K1 at the Lee Valley course put pressure on the…
Ireland Canoeist Craig Pulls Out Fine Second Run to Make Olympic Semi-Finals
# CANOEING: A very good second run in the heats, when she was under real pressure to perform, gave Ireland’s Hannah Craig a place in the semi-finals of the Olympic Games today. Eoin Rheinisch had qualified in the canoe slalom…
Rheinisch's First Run Sees Him Through to Canoe Slalom Semi-Finals at Olympic Games
# CANOEING; Eoin Rheinisch qualified for the semi-finals of the Olympic Games with a fine first run in the K1 canoe slalom heats. Fifteen off the 22 competitors went through, and Rheinisch will go off 12th on Wednesday. His first…
Junior Summer Camps with Canoeing Ireland
#CANOEING - With Ireland's schoolkids well into their summer holidays, a great way to keep them amused is to get them enrolled in Canoeing Ireland's junior summer camps. Junior camps run every week at Canoeing Ireland's purpose-built training centre at…
New Canoe Trail Completes Northern Ireland Coastal Route
#CANOEING - Top junior surf kayaker Andy McClelland was on hand this week for the official opening of Northern Ireland's East Coast Canoe Trail, as the Carrick Times reports. The new route - running for 70 nautical miles from Strangford…
Jezierski Fifth in A Final At Canoe Sprint European Championships
# CANOEING: Andrzej Jezierski finished fifth in the A Final of the C1 200 class at the Canoe Sprint European Championships in Zagreb in Croatia today. The Poznan native, who lives in Co Cork, has reportedly been suffering from a…
Olympic Hopeful Jezierski Qualifies for A Final At European Canoe Sprint Championships
# CANOEING: Ireland’s hopes in Canoe Sprint at the Olympic Games received a boost today when Andrzej Jezierski qualified for the A Final at the Canoe Sprint European Championships in Zagreb. The Cork-based athlete, who will represent Ireland in the…
Food Poisoning Scare Hits as Rheinisch Misses World Cup Final
# CANOEING: Ireland’s hopes of a place in the final at the canoe slalom World Cup in La Seu d'Urgell in Spain this morning fell away, with Eoin Rheinisch finishing 35th and Ciaran Heurteau 20th. Rheinisch, who complained of food…
Rheinisch Shows Fine Form on First Day of Canoe Slalom World Cup
# CANOEING: Eoin Rheinisch and Ciaran Heurteau qualified for tomorrow’s semi-finals of the K1 at the Canoe Slalom World Cup in La Seu d’Urgell in Spain. Both Ireland competitors did enough in their first runs in the heats to progress,…
Heurteau Makes Big Breakthrough With Fifth in Canoe Slalom World Cup
#CANOEING: Ciaran Heurteau first represented Ireland in 2006, but he reached new heights today when he finished fifth in the canoe slalom World Cup final in Pau in the Pyrenees. The 24-year-old, who was brought up in Paris but has…
Ireland's Heurteau Qualifies in Third Place for Canoe Slalom World Cup Final
# CANOEING: Ciaran Heurteau gave an outstanding performance for the second day in succession to reach the final of the Canoe Slalom World Cup in Pau in France. Heurteau had finished 13th in the heats to make the semi-finals, but…
Two Irish Canoeists Progress at World Cup in France
# CANOEING: Ireland’s Ciaran Heurteau (13th) and Eoin Rheinisch (32nd) qualified for the semi-finals of the Canoe Slalom World Cup in Pau in France today. Heurteau qualified with a very good first run, while Rheinisch had to wait until his…
Ireland Olympian Seventh and Watkins Fifth in Canoe Sprint World Cup
# CANOEING: Ireland had a fifth and a seventh place in A Finals at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg this morning. Newly-qualified Olympian Andrzej Jezierski did not have a great start in the C1 200 metre race won…
Jezierski in A Final of Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg
# CANOEING: Andrzej Jezierski won his semi-final of the C1 200 metres and moved confidently into tomorrow’s A Final at the World Cup in Duisburg in Germany. He finished second in his heat of the men’s C1 200 metres to…
Watkins Impresses at Canoe Sprint World Cup
# CANOEING: Barry Watkins had an excellent first day at the Canoe Sprint World Cup in Duisburg in Germany. He qualified for the A Final of the K1 500 metres, winning his heat and placing third in the semi-final. He…

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