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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Canoe/Kayak

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Canoe/Kayak

Summer Olympics: Complete Canoe Sprint, Canoe Slalom Coverage

Aug 21, 2016

Kayak Men Assail Plans for Women's Canoe in Tokyo Olympics

Kayak Men Assail Plans for Women's Canoe in Tokyo Olympics

In the Olympics, women can paddle a kayak but not a canoe. Some men think it should stay that way. As the canoe sprint competition wrapped up Saturday, the medalists in the men's kayak four criticized plans...

Aug 19, 2016

'Missing Kidney' Wins Brazil's First Canoeing Medal

'Missing Kidney' Wins Brazil's First Canoeing Medal

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — He was scalded at 3, kidnapped two years later, and lost a kidney when he fell from a tree at 10. To say Isaquias Queiroz had a rough start in life would be an understatement.

Aug 16, 2016

'Missing Kidney' Wins Brazil's First Canoeing Medal

'Missing Kidney' Wins Brazil's First Canoeing Medal

He was scalded at 3, kidnapped two years later, and lost a kidney when he fell from a tree at 10. To say Isaquias Queiroz had a rough start in life would be an understatement. The 22-year-old became Brazil's...

Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Aug 15, 2016

German Olympic Coach Dies Following Car Accident in Rio

German Olympic Coach Dies Following Car Accident in Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The German Olympic team says canoe slalom coach Stefan Henze has died from injuries sustained in a car crash last week.

Aug 11, 2016

Team USA Seeks Gold in Canoe/Kayak Slalom Final

Team USA Seeks Gold in Canoe/Kayak Slalom Final

Whitewater Stadium plays host to the men’s canoe double and women’s kayak single slalom semifinal and final. ">Whitewater Stadium plays host to the men’s canoe double and women’s kayak single slalom semifinal and final. 

Aug 9, 2016

USA's Casey Eichfeld Fails to Medal in Canoe Single Slalom

USA's Casey Eichfeld Fails to Medal in Canoe Single Slalom

Team USA’s Casey Eichfeld fell short of his first Olympic medal in the men's canoe single slalom final on Tuesday.

Aug 9, 2016

Ashley Nee Represents D.C. Area, Team USA in Kayak Slalom

Ashley Nee Represents D.C. Area, Team USA in Kayak Slalom

Ashley Nee, who competes in the kayak slalom for Team USA, is from Montgomery County and trained in the rapids in Maryland. Now, she represents her country in the Rio Olympics.

Aug 9, 2016

Maryland Kayaker Qualifies for Olympics Semifinals

Maryland Kayaker Qualifies for Olympics Semifinals

A kayaker born and raised in Maryland qualified for the Olympic semifinals Monday.

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