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  • Sprint Regatta 7 November 2020 Nov 10, 2020
    /* custom css */ .td_uid_1_5fbc07a798a3e_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_2_5fbc07a79906b_rand { vertical-align: baseline; } Thank you to all who participated and assisted at the sprint regatta last Saturday the 7th of November.  It was very pleasing to see the number of athletes participating with many new faces. Also, we had the […]
  • Paddle Australia Life Membership: Martin Finn Nov 9, 2020
    Congratulations to Martin Finn on receiving Paddle Australia Life Membership at the recent National Awards ceremony. Martin has a history of dedicated service to our sport that spans more than two decades, including the past 23 years as Race Director of the Annual Riverland Paddling Marathon. As Race Director of the RPM he has seen […]
  • Summer Sprint Regattas Calendar Oct 2, 2020
    Saturday 24th October – Regatta 1 Saturday 7th November – Regatta 2 Sunday 22nd November – Regatta 3 Fri-Sun 11-13th December – Grand Prix 1 Saturday 30th January – Regatta 4 Sun/Mon 7/8th March – State Championships (this is the March long weekend)
  • Peter Carter OAM Sep 27, 2020
    Paddle SA and Paddle Australia Life Member Peter Carter receiving his Medal of the Order of Australia at the recent investiture ceremony hosted by the Governor of South Australia, Hieu Van Le.
  • Holdfast LD Race and West Lakes Classic Sep 4, 2020
    The Holdfast Long Distance Race was held on the 13th of September. Find the results here. Find the results for West Lakes Classic and the Doubles State Titles here.

RSS National News

  • Update on 2021 Paddle Australia Canoe Slalom Championships Nov 20, 2020
    The Paddle Australia Canoe Slalom Technical Committee (PACSLTC) met on 9 November 2020 to discuss the 2021 Paddle Australia Canoe Slalom Age Championships and the 2021 Paddle Australia Canoe Slalom Championships scheduled for January 2021. The primary focus of this meeting was to determine whether these two competitions should proceed given the challenges brought in […]
  • Canoe Slalom Paddlers Get Back into Racing at NSW State Champs Nov 18, 2020
    It has been a long time without racing for Australia’s whitewater paddlers, but last weekend (Sunday, 15 November) Paddle Australia’s NSW canoe slalom paddlers and those based at Penrith Whitewater Stadium got in their first official race of the 2020/21 summer season. Dual Olympian Lucien Delfour, who is set to represent Australia at his second Games […]
  • Athletes Learn Indigenous History and Culture of Land on which they Train Nov 10, 2020
    Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games athletes have gained a greater appreciation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and culture, starting at a place very close to their hearts – their own sporting venues. In the lead-up to NAIDOC week from 8-15 November 2020, groups of athletes met with traditional landowners at their home training […]
  • Paddle in Pink Raises over $4600 for McGrath Foundation Nov 5, 2020
    Paddle in Pink Raises over $4600 for Pink up Penrith and the McGrath Foundation Throughout October 2020 the Penrith paddling community, including members of the Australian Paddle Team supported the Pink Up Penrith campaign raising over $4600 for the McGrath Foundation. The Paddle in Pink initiative, launched by champion paddler and Olympian Richard Fox, partnered with Paddle Australia, Rowing […]