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  • CEO Blog – June 2022 Jun 29, 2022
    June marks the end of financial year, and a month of transition and celebration across a number of aspects of the organisation. On behalf of Paddle Australia, I’d like to congratulate Richard Pettit who was appointed as the International Canoe Federation Secretary General this month. Richard is a terrific operator and I look forward to […]
  • Paddle Australia adopts National Integrity Framework Jun 29, 2022
    It is critical that we keep paddling, both as a sport and recreation, safe and fair for everyone who participates. As such, Paddle Australia seeks to take a proactive approach to mitigate integrity threats to paddling, and will adopt Sport Integrity Australia’s National Integrity Framework, effective 1 July 2022. The National Integrity Framework is all about […]
  • Entries Open for Canoe Ocean Racing World Championships and Masters Championships Jun 29, 2022
    Paddle Australia is currently seeking registrations for the 2022 ICF Ocean Racing World Championships and Masters Championships, to be held from 6 – 8 October in Viana Do Costelo, Portugal. This year’s main race will see an open downwind race of 19.5km, starting right across from the city’s centre at Viana do Castelo, and finishing […]
    Olympic champion Jess Fox continues to dominate on the ICF World Cup circuit, taking her third consecutive K1 crown overnight in Tacen, Ljubljana. Last night’s win was an emotional one for Fox who had been feeling ill before her K1 final, but still managed to record a time quick enough to see her secure her […]
  • ICF appoints new Secretary General Jun 24, 2022
    Paddle Australia would like to congratulate experienced Canoe and Olympic Official Richard Pettit who was appointed as the International Canoe Federation Secretary General overnight. The former ICF media and communications manager returns to the federation after five years working for the International Olympic Committee, where he was a driving force behind Athlete365, a critically acclaimed […]