International Canoe Federation

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International Canoe Federation
Current ICF logo.jpg
AbbreviationICF
Formation1946
TypeSports federation
HeadquartersLausanne, Switzerland
Region served
Worldwide
President
José Perurena
Main organ
Congress
AffiliationsInternational Olympic Committee
Websitewww.CanoeICF.com

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is the umbrella organization of all national canoe organizations worldwide. It is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, and administers all aspects of canoe sport worldwide. 157 countries are affiliated with the ICF after seven national federations were added at the 2008 ICF Congress in Rome.[1]

Disciplines[edit]

Flatwater
Ocean
Whitewater / Wildwater
Flatwater and Ocean

ICF Canoe Sprint Junior & U23 World Championships[edit]

Edition Year Host venue Events
2 2013 Canada Welland, Canada 14 + 14
3 2014 Hungary Szeged, Hungary 14 + 14
4 2015 Portugal Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal 16 + 16
5 2016 Belarus Minsk, Belarus 19 + 18
6 2017 Romania Pitesti, Romania 19 + 18
7 2018 Bulgaria Plovdiv, Bulgaria 19 + 18

ICF Canoe Sprint Junior World Championships[edit]

Edition Year Host venue Events
1 1985 Romania ?, Romania ?
Last 2011 Germany Brandenburg, Germany 23

Executive board[edit]

Membership[edit]

Continental associations[edit]

There are five continental associations affiliated with the ICF. These associations are responsible for organizing continental championships, providing support for their member federations and communicating their interests at the ICF Board meetings.[8]

National members[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LONDON 2012 ICF FACT SHEET" (PDF). canoeicf.com. Retrieved 31 October 2014.
  2. ^ International Canoe Federation - Paracanoe
  3. ^ International Canoe Federation - Va'a Archived 2015-06-19 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Germany’s "Lost Mills" Becomes First SUP Race to Be Sanctioned by the International Canoe Federation (ICF) SUP Racer, 28 March 2016
  5. ^ Surfing and canoeing in row over stand up paddle boarding ownership BBC, 5 April 2017
  6. ^ Surf’s up at SportAccord: An interview with Fernando Aguerre SportsPro, 5 April 2017
  7. ^ Surf and canoe bosses in Olympic battle over stand-up paddleboarding NZ Herald, 6 April 2017
  8. ^ Continental Associations Archived 2012-03-28 at the Wayback Machine

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