Category Archives: Profiling

  Sprint Racing Junior GB Teams Selection Polices Review

The Sprint Racing Junior GB Teams Selection Policies are available to review and British Canoeing invites your feedback. The feedback form is now live on the British Canoeing website on the Sprint  page. Look at the entries in the right-hand column.

You can also use this link to access the ‘Google Form’ directly, to submit your views for future junior selection polices: Junior GB Teams Selection Policies Feedback Form 

  England Talent Programme – Canoe Sprint Inclusion Criteria – Winter 2015-16

Here is the criteria for England Talent Programme inclusion criteria for the winter period 2015-16.

icon_pdf  England Talent Programme – Canoe Sprint Inclusion Criteria – Winter 2015-16

Any athletes who meet the Regional Talent Academy (RTA) criteria and wish to be considered for a place on a squad must complete the Online England Talent Programme Sprint Application Form 2015-16 no later than 12:00 noon on Monday 12th October 2015.

  Profiling – 10th and 11th October 2015

Profiling for all Canoe Sprint Talent athletes will take place at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham on the weekend of the 10th and 11th October 2015. Anyone wishing to attend will need to register their interest by completing the Online Registration Form no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday 30th September as detailed below:

On-Water Profiling

Open to all athletes, Girls / Boys C standard or above, On-Water Profiling will take place at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham on Saturday 10th October 2015, and the format will be similar to March 2015 – with tests over 75m, 250m and 5k.

Please note that there will also be a parent / coach workshop currently scheduled to run from 9:30am until 11:00am – full details of the content of the workshop are being finalised and will be circulated via the Talent Coaches in due course.

Off-Water Profiling

Open to the Olympic Development Programme (ODP), the English National Talent Squad (ENTS) and Super Regional Squad (SRS) athletes, Off-Water Profiling will take place at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham on Sunday 11th October 2015. This will include a physio assessment, psychology screening and strength testing.

Regional Talent Academy (RTA) Off-Water profiling will be conducted locally during October, further details of which can be obtained from your Regional Talent Academy Coach.

Register your interest

To register, any athletes interested in attending profiling are requested complete the Online Registration Form no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday 30th September 2015.

  Canoe Sprint Profiling – March 2015

On-Water Profiling – Saturday 14th March 2015

Open to athletes of Girls C, Boys C standard or above, on-water profiling will take place at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham on Saturday 14th March 2015 and the format will be similar to September 2014, with tests over 75m, 250m and 5k. There will also be a parent/coach workshop from 9:30am until 11:00am based around ‘the adolescent sporting mind’ which will delivered by Richard Hampson from Chimp Management.

Off-Water Profiling – Sunday 15th March 2015

Open to the Olympic Development Programme (ODP), the English National Talent Squad (ENTS), Super Regional Squads (SRS) and Scottish Vision athletes, off-water profiling will take place at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottingham on Sunday 15th March 2015. This will include a physio assessment, psychology screening and strength testing. RTA off-water profiling will be conducted locally; further details of which can be obtained from your coach.

Register your interest

Athletes interested in attending profiling are requested to email Simon Hitchcox no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday 4th March 2015. You need to provide a certain amount of information, so read what is required first.