Submitted by PeterT on Mon, 27/10/2014 - 16:00
In the space of a fortnight, Jessica Fox has been awarded not one, not two, but three prestigious crowns at Annual Sports Functions.
At the PaddleNSW Awards, Jess received the PaddleNSW Female Paddler of the Year for the third successive year.
Submitted by PeterT on Mon, 27/10/2014 - 15:20
PaddleNSW members Alexandra Broome and Noemie Fox have recently been crowned the best Young Paddlers of the Year, at national and state level respectively.
Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 15/10/2014 - 15:52
At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, hard-working volunteer and jack-of-all-trades JOHN KELLY was suitably recognised as the 2013/14 PNSW Volunteer of the Year.
Submitted by PeterT on Mon, 29/09/2014 - 19:02
20 year old Jessica Fox has created history - again. She started the day in blistering form recording the fastest semifinal run before holding nerves of steel to write herself into the record books with an emphatic victory in the K1W final.
The victory came 24 hours after successfully defending her C1W world title.
Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 22/08/2014 - 17:52
Sport and pressure go hand in hand. The ticking clock. The expectant crowd. The chance for glory.
The desire for gold.
But for Australia’s Jessica Fox, pressure has a whole new meaning.
Submitted by PeterT on Thu, 14/08/2014 - 13:56
Turramurra kayaker Angus Thompson departed Australia headed for China this week where he will be representing Australia at the Youth Olympic Games. Nanjing will host a foray of young international stars from the 16-28 August. Angus and another 88 athletes will represent Australia across 23 sports.
Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 06/08/2014 - 06:33
Jessica Fox and Rosalyn Lawrence have won gold and bronze in the C1W final at the fourth ICF canoe slalom World Cup in Spain.
Fox demonstrated why she is the number one C1W paddler in the world with an emphatic victory in the final.
Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 06/06/2014 - 14:05
Angus Thompson has been announced as the sole Australian representative on the 2014 Australian Youth Olympic Team to compete in Nanjing.
Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 30/04/2014 - 14:15
Australian Jess Fox has scored an emphatic victory in the final of the World U23 C1 in Penrith, bringing up an historic double for the Penrith 19 year old.
Fox is the first woman to win the K1 and C1 double at U23 level, making up for the disappointment of last year when she won the C1 but failed to make the K1 final.
Submitted by PeterT on Tue, 11/02/2014 - 13:44
The 2014 Australian Canoe Slalom National Championships and Schools Championships were held together with the Australian Open on the week leading up to and including Australia Day. Paddle NSW hosted and conducted a fine mix of whitewater and flatwater events for the schools to accommodate the younger paddlers.