International Senior Team Debut for WA Sprinters

WA paddlers Lachlan Armstrong and Yale Steinepreis competed at the 2022 ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup #1 in Racice CZE last weekend.

It was their first time competing on the senior team and both came away with impressive results and great experience.

Yale Steinepreis
WK1 200m – 7th A Final
WK4 500m – 5th A Final

Lachlan Armstrong
MK1 1000m – 6th Heat 3
MxK2 500m – 6th Semifinal

The rest of the Australian Canoe Sprint Team performed excepionally well, coming back with 5x medals.

1st WK1 1000m – Alyssa Bull
2nd MK1 1000m – Tom Green
2nd MK2 500m – Tom Green & Jean van der Westhuyzen
2nd MxK2 500m – Alyssa Bull & Pierre van der Westhuyzen
3rd MK2 1000m – Pierre van der Westhuyzen & Noah Havard

Full results & footage can be found here.