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The American Canoe Association (ACA) is the oldest and largest paddle sports organization in the United States, promoting canoeing, kayaking, and rafting.
British Canoeing, formerly known as the British Canoe Union (BCU) is a national governing body for canoeing in the United Kingdom.
A canoe is a lightweight narrow vessel, typically pointed at both ends and open on top, propelled by one or more seated or kneeling paddlers facing the direction of travel using a single-bladed paddle.
Canoe camping (also known as canoe touring, expedition canoeing, or canoe tripping) is a combination of canoeing, long-distance travel, and camping.
Canoe Kayak Canada is the governing body of competitive canoeing and kayaking disciplines in Canada.
Canoe marathon is a paddling sport in which athletes paddle a kayak (double-bladed paddle) or canoe (single-bladed paddle) over a long distance to the finish line.
Canoe polo, also known as Kayak polo, is one of the competitive disciplines of kayaking, known simply as "polo" by its aficionados.
Canoe sprint is a sport in which athletes race canoes or kayaks on calm water.
Canoe Wales is the national governing body for canoeing and kayaking in Wales.
Canoeing and kayaking have been featured as competition sports in the Summer Olympic Games since the 1936 Games in Berlin, although they were demonstration sports at the 1924 Games in Paris.
ICF Canoe Marathon World Championships is an International Canoe Federation competitions in canoe marathon in which athletes compete over long distances.
The International Canoe Federation (ICF) is the umbrella organization of all national canoe organizations worldwide.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.
Kayaking is the use of a kayak for moving across water.
The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.
A paddle is a tool used for pushing against liquids, either as a form of propulsion in a boat or as an implement for mixing.
Paddling with regard to watercraft is the act of manually propelling a boat using a paddle.
Playboating is a discipline of whitewater kayaking or canoeing where the paddler performs various technical moves in one place (a playspot), as opposed to downriver whitewater canoeing or kayaking where the objective is to travel the length of a section of river (although whitewater paddlers will often stop and play en route).
The Scottish Canoe Association (Comann Curach na h-Alba in Scots Gaelic) is the governing body for canoeing and kayaking in Scotland.
A sprint canoe is a canoe used in International Canoe Federation canoe sprint.
Whitewater canoeing is the sport of paddling a canoe on a moving body of water, typically a whitewater river.
The 1936 Summer Olympics (German: Olympische Sommerspiele 1936), officially known as the Games of the XI Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event held in 1936 in Berlin, Nazi Germany.