Tokyo Funding (2017-20)

£19,123,193
World Class Programme
£16,544,693
Athlete Performance Award
£2,578,500

Olympic medals won since introduction of National Lottery funding

16

Historical Funding

Sydney

£4,500,000

Athens

£4,700,000

Beijing

£13,622,000 

London

£16,176,700

Rio

£20,043,618

Overview

Offiical canoe and kayak races only started being held in the 19th century, in Great Britain, despite the sport dating back hundreds of years.

At Tokyo 2020 there will be men's and women's individual slalom events, as well as men's and women's individual and team sprint events. Read more on the Tokyo 2020 website.

The UK National Governing Body is British Canoeing, based in Nottingham. Find out more on the British Canoeing website.

  • Professor John Coyne

    Chair

  • David Joy

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Paul Ratcliffe

    Performance Director

  • Ruth Norfolk

    Press Officer

 

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Funding Partners
  • Department for Culture, Media & Sport
Official Partners
  • BAE Systems
  • BUPA
Strategic Partners
  • British Olympic Association
  • Paralympics GB
  • Sport England
  • Sport Northern Ireland
  • Sport Wales
  • Sport Scotland