CanoeKayak Canada Names Worlds Team

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

CanoeKayak Canada is pleased to name its team for the 2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships to be held in Moscow, Russia from August 6 to 10. The announcement comes after a final set of National Team Trials in Montreal.

“We’re now into year two of the Olympic quadrennial and every country is ramping up their level of preparedness, including Canada,” said Scott Logan, CanoeKayak Canada’s High Performance Director. “Moscow will be a good indicator of our competitive status and how our high performance plan is rolling out. Our entire team is committed to achieving our 2016 Olympic goals and this is our first real evaluation opportunity.”

Three athletes have also been added to Canada’s Under 23 World Championships team heading to Szeged, Hungary for July 17 to 20. The senior team will in Canada before heading to Lithuania for a preparation camp in Lithuania before arriving in Moscow.

2014 ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships
Moscow, Russia * August 6 - 8

Men’s Kayak (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Mark de Jonge / Maskwa / Halifax, NS / Frederic Jobin
Hugues Fournel / Lachine / Montreal, QC / Frederic Jobin
Richard Dober Jr. / Lac-Beauport / Trois-Riviere, QC / Frederic Jobin
Adam van Koeverden / Burloak / Oakville, ON / Scott Oldershaw/Larry Cain
Brady Reardon / Burloak / Burlington, ON / Dave Robertson/Scott Oldershaw
Andrew Jessop / Maskwa / Halifax, NS / Dave Robertson/Chad Brooks
Philippe Duchesneau / Pointe-Claire / Montreal, QC / Dave Robertson/Marc Creamer
Rob Clarke / Burloak / Mississauga, ON / Dave Robertson

Men’s Canoe (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Mark Oldershaw / Burloak / Burlington, ON / Scott Oldershaw/Larry Cain
Ben Russell / Banook / Dartmouth, NS / Lazlo (Csom) Latorovszki
Gabriel Beauchesne-Sevigny / Trois-Rivieres / Trois-Rivieres, QC / Lazlo (Csom) Latorovszki
Ben Tardioli / Rideau / Ottawa, ON / Robert Stott/Mike Robinson
Jason McCoombs / Banook / Dartmouth, NS / Robert Stott/Jan Kruk
Aaron Rublee / Burloak / Kamloops, BC / Robert Stott

Women’s Kayak (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Emilie Fournel / Lachine / Montreal, QC / Mark Granger/Franck Gomez
KC Fraser / Balmy Beach / Oakville, Ontario / Mark Granger/Peter Martinek
Genvieve Beauchesne-Sevigny / Trois-Rivieres / Trois-Rivieres, QC / Mark Granger
Hannah Vaughan / Banook / Dartmouth, NS / Mark Granger/Jan Kruk
Michelle Russell / Cheema / Waverely, NS / Mark Granger/Mike Kerrivan
Una Lounder / Senobe / Dartmouth, NS / Mark Granger
Genevieve Orton / Orenda / Lake Echo, NS / Mark Granger

Women’s Canoe (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Laurence Vincent-Lapointe / Trois-Rivieres / Trois-Rivieres, QC / Rob Stott/Mathieu Pelletier
Sarah-Jane Caumartin / Otterburn, QC / Otterburn / Rob Stott/Mathieu Pelletier

Paracanoe (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Christine Gauthier / Pointe-Claire / Toronto, ON / Mark Granger
Dave Waters / Maskwa / Fox Point, NS / Mark Granger / Jon Pike
Christian Maranda / Lac Beauport / Quebec, QC / Mark Granger/Luc Grenier

U23 World Championships Team
Szeged, Hungary * July 17 - 20

Men’s Canoe (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Jason McCoombs / Banook / Dartmouth, NS / Robert Stott/Jan Kruk

Women’s Canoe (Athlete/Club/Hometown/Coach)
Taylor Potts / Balmy Beach / Toronto, ON / Rob Stott/Peter Martinek
Megan Sibthorpe / Rideau / Ottawa, ON / Rob Stott/Mike Robinson

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