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Poland Blog Day 2

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Day 2 Summary GB team Opponents Score (GB first) GB Women Japan 12-0 GB Men South Africa 9-0 GB U21 Women New Zealand 2-6 GB Women Singapore 22-1 GB Men Australia 4-5 GB U21 Men Canada 16-1 GB U21 Women Germany 1-8 GB Women Italy 3-0 GB U21 Women Canada 14-2   Very chilly here […]

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Poland Blog Day 1

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World Canoe Polo Championships 2012, Poland Pozdrowienia z Polski   Day 1 Summary: Played 6, won 5!  GB team Opponents Score (GB first) Men France 0-5 Men Russia 7-3 U21 Women Poland 5-4 U21 Men Japan 7-4 Women Russia 5-1 U21 Men Netherlands 5-3 An excellent day at the windy end of the rowing lake […]

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2012 World Champs – Good luck GB!

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The 2012 World Champs kick off tomorrow morning with GB Men vs Russia at 10:30am.  Follow all of the teams on the BCU CPC Facebook page (link a the top of this page) or check here for a daily summary from our supporters out in Poland.  Best of luck to all 4 GB teams out […]

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Results for the ECA Cup

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Held at St Omer, France 19th – 20th May 2012 Women 1st and Gold Medal, Great Britain seniors (picture): L to R; Meg Spittal, Susan Waterson, Charlotte Lister, Chaz Cheung, Kathryn Grieves, Aimee Robson, Claire Mitchel, Alison Brown, (Ellie Bates, Coach) 2nd and Silver Medal, Germany Seniors 3rd and Bronze Medal, France seniors 6th Great […]

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Ola, from Madrid (part 5 – final)

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Day Five The final day of competition dawned (again) soon after the GB Supporters and old bloggers arrived at the Puerto de Hierro venue. It is worth looking it up on Google Earth, the pool area is immense, and the overall venue (for sport) is something we can only dream about in the UK. However, […]

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Ola, from Madrid (part 4)

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Day Four Well, we are now three quarters of the way through the competition, the sun is still blazing down, and the competition is hotting up (no pun intended). There have been some surprises during the matches, but more of that later. Also, the silly old bloggers have put together a surprise competition, which you […]

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Ola, from Madrid (part 3)

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Day Three And so we come to the third day of the tournament and the second day of competition. Matches today started 30 mins later than yesterday, to enable Mr Blue Sky to turn up and lighten the proceedings. From that great song, ”the sun is shining in the sky, there’s not a cloud passing […]

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Ola, from Madrid (part 2)

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Day Two An early start, 6.30 am in the lobby (5.30 in real money). Glenn has forsaken public transport and has reluctantly” accepted a lift in a squad car. George was researching the possibility of buying head torches when we arrived at the pool. Russia and the GB U21 lads were warming up when we […]

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Day 1 – European Canoe Polo Championships

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       Ola, from Madrid! Day 1 – It has been a long and tiring day for us, the spectators who have travelled to Madrid for the ECA Cup competition. It started for some at around 5am, with early Squeezy Jet flights leaving London for this Iberian centre of excellence. Many miles later (and having […]

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European Championships 2011

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Team GB bring back 3 medals. Well done to all teams, Ladies got gold whilst the Men and U21 Ladies both got Bronze.  Read all the blogs here: http://www.canoepolo.org.uk/index.php/events/internationals/team-gb-news