Catalonia Olympic Canal -The Institut Català de Sòl (Catalan Land Institute, INCASOL) built this canal to celebrate the canoeing events at the Barcelona Olympic Games of 1992. It is found in the municipal area of Castelldefels, some 15 km from the Catalan capital #BCNmoltmes #sports #canoeing #castelldefels #olympics #catalonia
dam Van Koeverden of Canada competes during the Men's Kayak Single (K1) 1000m Canoe Sprint Finals on Day 12 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney on August 8, 2012 in Windsor, England. Van Koeverden captured a silver medal in the event
This 58 slide presentation is a great way to introduce your class to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. There are 11 slides that compare the 2016 Olympics to the first modern day Olympics of There are also slides for each of the Olympic events!
1924 sees the modern olympics go to Paris, France. 44 nations competed in events in diving, swimming, water polo, athletics, boxing, cycling, equestrian, fencing, soccer, gymnastics, modern pentathlon, polo, rowing, rugby, sailing, shooting, tennis, weightlifting, and wrestling. Demonstration sports were basque pelota, canoeing, jeu de paume, la canne, savate, volleyball, and baseball.
Mikhail Kuznetsov and Dmitry Larinov of Russia, compete to get the third place in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games doubles Kayak Canoeing test event at the Deodoro Radical Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Nicolas Peschier, AFP/Getty Images
The Ocoee Whitewater Park was the location of the Canoe, Kayak and Slalom events for the 1996 Olympics. The Whitewater Park operates from June to September. The Toccoa River which becomes the Ocoee River at the Tennessee State Line is the main source of water for this exciting adventure. Rafters, canoer’s and kayakers all journey to the whitewater center located in the Ocoee River Gorge off Hwy 64 about 6 miles from Ducktown.
Carrie Johnson of the United States competes in her heat of the Flatwater Women's K1 500m event at the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park on Day 11 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 19, 2008 in Beijing, China.