ICF set to elect new president

José Perurena’s successor seemed a given, but world canoeing will have to decide between two candidates for the federation’s presidency

After three terms, outgoing president José Perurena wants the new Executive Board to fight for sea kayaking’s entry into LA 2028 or Brisbane 2032.

Perurena Quits Canoeing Presidency

(ATR) Jose Perurena says he will seek to extend his mandate as president of the World Games.

Praise for Covid-free canoe events

Canoe Federation, Eurovision Extend Deal -- Sponsor Spotlight

Also: Paris 2024 partners revise plans due to pandemic; Skateboard GB creates new facilities thanks to Jackpot

ICF mourns passing of Brazilian board member Joao Tomasini Schwertner

ATR Top 10 in '20, Part 1

(ATR) Looking back on the top 10 stories from 2020 ... Part 1, six through 10 ... 

World Triathlon to Elect President - Federation Focus

Also: ICC elects new leader; BWF, Special Olympics plan future; Beijing 2022 test event postponed; New canoe event for 2024

Covid Survivor Perurena Flying Again

(ATR) Hungary opened its borders as the last canoeing tournament in 2020 was held under severe restrictions.

Wildwater World Cup Canceled by Covid

(ATR) The president of the ICF, José Perurena, tells ATR that there are still four World Cups for 2020.

Stand-Up Paddleboard for Paris 2024?

(ATR) Surfing federation president Fernando Aguerre believes it's not too late to propose the sport for inclusion in Paris.

ICF Vice President Bids for Top Post

(ATR) Thomas Konietzko wants to succeed the retiring Jose Perurena as International Canoe Federation president.

CAS Rules on Stand-Up Paddleboard

(ATR) Court of Arbitration for Sport hands down a decision which names the ISA the IF for the sport at the Olympic level.

FrancsJeux: Pour Paris 2024, faire aussi bien en depensant moins

FrancsJeux reports en francais about Paris 2024 working group tasked with trimming the budget .. 

British Olympic Association and British Canoeing joint statement on athletes selected for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

World Games Face Postponement, Perurena Recovers

(ATR) World Games president surviving corona, considers options for 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama.

Juegos Mundiales No Seran Cancelados

(ATR) Presidente de IWGA, José Perurena, sale del hospital tras vencer al  coronavirus y da sus primeras declaraciones sobre las opciones de los Juegos Mundiales en Birmingham 2021

ATR First: Canoe Federation President Hospitalized for Corona

(ATR) Jose Perurena says he tested positive in Madrid.

ICF update on coronavirus

Coronavirus Update: 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Delayed

Also: BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, canoe Olympic qualifiers, women's ice hockey worlds among events affected.

Slalom world titles and Olympic quotas on the line in Spain

ICF and Hody Sports partnership good news for canoeing

Tokyo 2020: Additional sports to be broadcast live

ICYMI: Tokyo 2020 Construction, U.S. Ticket Sale Opening, IOC Begins Plans For Winter 2026, And More.

(ATR) #ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve. Here are our staff picks for articles this week they really want you to know about.

Tokyo Forges Ahead with Olympic Construction

(ATR) Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre is the latest Tokyo 2020 venue to be inaugurated as year-to-go mark looms.

Sponsor Spotlight: Elio Kayaks for Canoe, GoDaddy for Badminton

(ATR) A roundup of the week’s sponsorship news in Olympic sports.

FIFA Acquires .sport Domain Name -- Federation Focus

Also: De Vos wins second term as FEI president; Canoe Federation Congress meets in Budapest; IAAF Awards shortlist

Tony Estanguet Visits IJF Presidential Office

2 Minutes: Zhukov Leaves IOC, Paddle War, IAAF Innovates

(ATR) Editor Ed Hula has more on the departure of IOC member Alexander Zhukov in this week’s 2 Minutes.

Jessica Fox Urges Young Athletes to Embrace Sports Education