A tribute to a century of canoeing

One hundred years of canoe and kayak history. 2021 marks the 100-year anniversary of the Danish Canoe Federation. And the 2021 Canoe Sprint World Championships in Copenhagen is a tribute to a century of canoeing tradition!
Be part of the celebration at Lake Bagsvaerd. The 2021 ICF Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Championship is part of the festivities. While the world’s best athletes will be competing for gold on the lake. We will celebrate the 100th anniversary in
a fashion which everyone interested in water and nature will enjoy.

Visit the anniversary tent

See an historical exibition. Try an ergometer. Or perhaps you are in luck and visits the tent when the VO2 max tests are performed.

It is possible to see the development of kayaks over time. On show we have the kayak which Karen Hoff won the first Danish Olympic medal and a more modern kayak.

Anniversary Parade in Copenhagen

As part of the celebration the Danish Canoe Federation organized an anniversary parade on 12th September on the canals in the center of Copenhagen. Almost all types of canoes, kayaks and SUPs was a part of the celebration.