Articles Categorized: kayaking

Paddlers battle for titles

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AIMEE Fisher has further cemented her place as Lisa Carrington’s heir apparent after a commanding performance at the New Zealand Canoe Racing Championships at Lake…

Carrington tops the best

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OHOPE’S Lisa Carrington claimed the top award at the 54th annual Halberg Awards in Auckland last night. The three-time Olympic canoe sprint medallist won the…

Carrington wins prestigious award

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TRIPLE Olympic medallist Lisa Carrington has capped off 2016 being awarded the prestigious Lonsdale Cup. The trophy is awarded annually to a New Zealand athlete…

Carrington up for major award

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OHOPE Olympic champion Lisa Carrington is one of 87 nominations for the 54th annual Halberg Awards. The Halbergs usually create a lot of debate among…

Carrington claims third award

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OHOPE Olympian Lisa Carrington was named sportswoman of the year at Maori Sports Awards in Manukau on Saturday. Carrington won bronze and gold at the…

Sport important at all levels

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WHAKATANE’S most successful Olympian says participation is a big part of the New Zealand sports fabric. Triple Olympic medallist Lisa Carrington, just a month removed…

Carrington takes aim at Tokyo

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JUST one month removed from two Olympic medals and Lisa Carrington is already thinking about the next games. The 27-year-old claimed gold and bronze canoe…

One race remains in series

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THE second race of the Eastern Bay kayak series was held on the Whakatane River on Sunday. Pictured, in good conditions over 13.6 kilometres, the…

Lovett crew places fifth in Rio

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JAIMEE Lovett’s Rio Olympic outing in the K4 canoe sprint final capped New Zealand’s best Olympic team canoe sprint performance in 28 years. Lovett and…