There are a number of events in canoeing at Rio 2016. In the slalom men have the C-1, C-2 and K-1 events and women will compete in the K-1. In the sprint, men will have eight different events to compete in whilst the women canoeists will have four.

A guide to Canoe Slalom

Italy's Olympic champion Daniele Molmenti explains the demands of Canoe Slalom, walking us through the correct stroke technique. Canoe Sprinting will also feature at Rio 2016.

ICF - Planet Canoe

The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is the umbrella organization of all national canoe organizations worldwide. It is headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland. Check out world rankings.

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