2016 Ottawa's Pumphouse Training Facility

"Ottawa's Pumphouse was a busy training site a few Saturdays ago with WO athletes preparing for the competitive racing season including the Olympic Trials. WO Head Coach Anthony Colin is enjoying his new position and amazed with the Pumphouse as a training facility in the heart of the city". Click on the video link below.



2016 Andrew Westlake Race at the Gull

Hi everyone, 

Mark it it on your calendars - Saturday June 25th is the Andrew Westlake Race in Minden, ON! Registration will be onsite until 10AM at the Roger Parsons Centre. Race fee is $20 to be paid cash or cheque to Whitewater Ontario on site. 
We need volunteers for this race - so please let me know ASAP if you are available to help with timing, course construction, judging, race support, etc and if so what day you can be available (eg. Friday, Saturday). - email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Race Schedule:
11:30AM 1st Runs
12:30PM 2nd Runs 
1:30PM Half Course Race (below the falls start) 
2:30PM Clean up and course deconstruction **There is a lot of work to be done to organize equipment and gates at the Gull so please make sure you stick around to help!
4:15PM Awards and Kawartha Ice Cream! 
Its going to be a great way to start the summer and send off our Junior/U23 Team to the World Championships! Don’t miss it! 
Kathleen Tayler
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WO Slalom Provincial Coach

Have you met our new WO Slalom Coach? Thanks to grant funding received in 2015, we now have a provincial coach who has moved to Ontario to work with existing athletes and develop opportunities for growth. Athlete Keenan Simpson is here to introduce Anthony and share how the season is starting off for our high performance group!

WO Coach Update - France 2016 - Youtube video link

Whitewater Ontario's coach Anthony Colin is working with the slalom high performance group on a training camp in Pau, France. Stay tuned for more updates! fa...


2016 Spring Downriver Races

The information is out for the 2016 Whitewater Ontario downriver races.

Credit River Downriver Race, March 26, 2016

Humber River Downriver Race, April 2, 2016

Moira River Downriver Race, April 17, 2016

2015-16 Q4G Amended List of Nominees

Announcement of amended list Ontario Card Nominations and Appeal Procedures

2015-2016 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program

February 13, 2016

Amendments have been announced to the WHITEWATER ONTARIO draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2015-2016 Quest for Gold - Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). The athletes nominated were selected using the sport specific selection criteria developed by WHITEWATER ONTARIO’S Quest for Gold Selection Committee, approved by its Board of Directors and applied by (the) Selection Committee. Due to a change in status of funding available at the Sport Canada Card level a new nomination list has been drafted by the selection committee.

Full Cards

Thea Froelich – K1W

Lois Betteridge – C1W

*Alternate Alexandra McGee – C1W

Half Cards

Ben Risk – C1M

Natasha O’Connell – K1W

Andrew Musgrave – K1M

Sheamus O’Connell – K1M

Athletes who have not been nominated and who wish to appeal this decision can do so by following the process set out in the Selection Criteria document: http://www.whitewaterontario.ca/index.php/news/competition/683-2015-16-q4g-athlete-selection-criteria

For questions regarding this announcement please contact the Whitewater Ontario Quest for Gold Selection Committee:

Celeste Corkery, Whitewater Ontario Slalom Committee member

Kathleen Tayler, Whitewater Ontario Slalom Committee member

James Cartwright, High Performance Canoe Slalom Manager, Canoe Kayak Canada

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