2018 Pan American Canoe Sprint Championships

"Canoe Kayak Canada and the Atlantic Division CanoeKayak Canada are proud to announce that Lake Banook will host the 2018 Pan American Canoe Sprint Championships in September.

'CKC is delighted to be hosting the 2018 Pan Am Sprint Championship in Dartmouth which serves as the 2019 Pan American Games qualification regatta. With a world class venue and top level organizers we are confident that this will be an exceptional event,' said Casey Wade, CEO of Canoe Kayak Canada.

The Atlantic Division of CanoeKayak Canada (ADCKC) learned earlier this week that the Dartmouth race course had been chosen to host the prestigious international event. About 250 athletes representing 20 countries, and an additional 120 national team support staff, are expected to participate in the championship that will take place from September 13th to 16th. The event will also serve as a Paracanoe championship and a Pan American Games qualifier.

The 2018 PanAm Canoe Championships are being held in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada on Lake Banook from September 13th-16th. Up to 20 nations from North and South America are expected to attend!

The event will serve as a qualifier for the 2019 Pan Am Games being held in Lima Peru  for some disciplines."

WHEN: September 13 - 16, 2018

WHERE: Lake Banook, Dartmouth

More INFO: International Canoe Federation

         Event website for further details on qualification: panamcanoe18.com

         Race card: panamcanoe18.com/english/race-card-and-schedule