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Canoe Slalom

An Elite Development Program (EDP) run in conjunction with Australian Canoeing (AC).

The Program:

The TIS Supports Tasmania's best canoe slalom athletes with support via strength and conditioning, nutrition, sport psychology and Personal Excellence services. The program aims to a high performance daily training environment and additional support to Tasmanian canoe slalom athletes demonstrating potential to contribute to AC's Winning Edge targets.

Selection Criteria:

Scholarships will be awarded following an application process considering results from the previous year's competition season, demonstration of continual performance improvement, demonstration of potential selection to an Australian Canoeing National team and demonstration of desirable high performance behaviours.

Selections will be made by a panel consisting of:

  • The Australian Canoeing National Performance Director
  • The Australian Canoeing National Pathway Manager
  • A Canoe Tasmania representative
  • A TIS representative
  • The relevant program coaches

All National Talent Squad and National Centre of Excellence athletes are eligible to apply.

Program Year:

1 February to 31 January each year.

Further Information:

For more details

Alisa Denne
Manager Sports Programs

Kate McLaughlin
Sport Program Coordinator