Canoeing: Lifesavers lift Australia with K4 gold
DORNEY, England (Reuters) – The Australian men's kayak four, surf lifesavers before taking up the sport, ended Europe's stranglehold on Thursday when they grabbed gold at the Olympic canoe regatta to drive their faltering country up the medal table.
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Kayaks overtake canoe sales in Canada
Retailers say kayaks now outsell canoes by a factor of ten in some locations, and far more people are signing up for kayak lessons than for courses on how to master the subtleties of the J-Stroke. “I haven't taught a canoe lesson in years. We don't …
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