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World Championships Selection Announcement 2018

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Excited to announce our British Canoeing 🇬🇧 sides for the World Championships Canoe Polo Welland 2018 in 🇨🇦. Just over 1 month of training left! Congratulations, we will be supporting you all the way. 🎉 Thank you to our dedicated squad sponsors Reed Chillcheater Ltd and Peak UK!

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Squads Training/Selection Weekend – Nov 7th/8th 2015

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GB Canoe Polo Squads Training & Selection Weekend – Nov 2015 As part of the GB Squads 4 year programme of development the first full Squads Weekend of the 2016 Season is to be held at Hatfield Water Park, Old Thorne Road, Doncaster, DN7 6EQ, on Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th November 2015, commencing promptly […]

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The Essen Sunday blog

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Sweltering at 32 degrees…. ‘woe, woe and thrice woe’ – a touch of Shakespeare to start our educational blog today! Woe 1… We, the hard pressed supporters, were actually charged to get into the venue today, 3 euros!! – unheard of!! Woe 2… Our plucky U21 girls, who have been such a tonic to have […]

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Scorching Saturday

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Phew… S’hot! Some of us supporters got to the lake ages before the play – calm, blue sky, silvery still water and not a kayak in sight, in half an hour it would be a very different story.   [Supporter’s cake run] But first news from the ‘Athletes Village’… Gory update concerning tick removal, involving […]

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Friday from the Europeans!

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Good afternoon to the Polo Passionate… us supporters – after hanging most of our luggage out to dry – were out, up and at’em early this morning, basking in glorious sunshine.  News from the Athletes Village!! Gallin has been fustrated by the amount of cabbage served – not part of his diet! Matt Fletcher rushed […]

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Thursday at the Europeans

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Good evening fans!  The sad, soggy supporters have grown webbed feet! It has poured with rain all day and not even rain hardy Brits could survive this enslaught!        [soggy spectators] News from the camps… Apparently Suryan is confident enough to not need any paddles, he lost them earlier but some nice person returned […]

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Polo European champs blog 2015

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Dear fans! The GB supporters have arrived in force at Essen to support our 4 teams at the European champs this summer…we have brought the good weather for them and a lot of union flags and pizza! Our teams are accommodated at two sites….one in a hotel in the town and one in a sort […]