Seven years after organizing the first international canoe sprint event, in 2012, portugal received for the first time the senior and paracanoe world championships in august 2018.
This event was the culimination of a cycle of successful organizations in the high-performance center of montemor-o-velho and at the same time certainly the start of a new pattern in this discipline. Then we were back in 2021 during the covid-19 pandemic with a very successful juniors & under23 woirld championships with more than 70 countries.
More than 10 years later we will organize once again in 2023 the european championships of juniors & under 23. Also already shedule is the 2025 icf juniors & under 23 world championships.
The European Canoe Association published today the provisional timetable and Startlist for the upcoming European Championships.
The village of Montemor-o-Velho will host next week the 2023 ECA Paracanoe and Junior and U23 Canoe Sprint European Championships with the presence of 35 nations and more than 800 participants.
Canoe Sprint Portugal has a new website, more modern and ready to provide all latest news about Canoe Sprint discipline in Portugal.
For now the new website will be focused in the 2023 edition of the Canoe Sprint European Championships taking place in Montemor-o-Velho, from 27 to 30 of July.
Past events information, old news and documents, will be added meanwhile.