All athletes are urged to have their say in the election of a new ICF Athlete Committee.

The ICF Athlete Committee is an elected and appointed body of the ICF. A new Athlete Committee will be determined in 2017.

The ICF Executive Committee and Board of Directors have already confirmed following appointments to the Athletes Committee:

Hayley Jo-Nixon (South Africa - Canoe Marathon and Ocean Racing)

Claire O’Hara (Great Britain – Canoe Freestyle)

Tim Lodge (Great Britain – Paracanoe)

Amanda Reynolds (Australia – Paracanoe)

The four remaining places from Canoe Sprint and Canoe Slalom will be voted for at each of the respective World Championships (Racice, Czech Republic and Pau, France). 

Voting will be open for 4 days at the World Championships (23 – 26 August for Canoe Sprint and 25 - 28 September for Canoe Slalom) and all athletes participating at the World Championships are eligible to vote on production of their accreditation card. 

The voting booth will be located in the athlete’s area at the information office.

The candidates are:

Canoe Sprint (Men)

Yurii Postrigai (Russia)

Canoe Sprint (Women)

Henriette Engel Hansen (Denmark)

Krisztina Fazekas Zur (Hungary)

Beata Mikolajczyk (Poland)

Canoe Slalom (Men)

Alexander Slafkovsky (Slovakia)

Lucien Delfour (Australia)

Franz Anton (Germany)

Canoe Slalom (Women)

Jessica Fox (Australia)

We encourage all athletes to participate in the election of the ICF Athletes Committee members.

Henriette Engel Hansen                                                                       Simon Toulson

ICF Athletes Committee Chair                                                            ICF Secretary General

Canoe Sprint
Canoe Marathon
Canoe Polo
Dragon Boat
Canoe Slalom
Wildwater Canoeing
Canoe Freestyle
Canoe Ocean Racing
Stand Up Paddling