Team GB

During the 2018 season and especially the British Championships held at the Icon Classic, GB Ocean Ski has identified a number of ski paddlers to join our U23 development squad. Further details to follow.

Squad News

LATEST NEWS: Surf Lifesaving GB (SLSGB) membership requirements for SLS approved events

By Clare Frank | 08/06/2019

With the Icon Classic fast approaching next week, this is just a quick reminder of the information published in March regarding SLS membership. For all those entering SLS approved ocean ski races, you must have full SLSGB membership. For any queries, contact SLSGB on: 01392 369111.Ocean Racing Update – SLSGB Membership 31 Mar 19 v2 […]

Colwyn Bay 2019 – Final Results

By Clare Frank | 03/06/2019

Here are the results of the 2nd GB Assessment Race at Colwyn Bay on 1st June 2019. Colwyn Bay 2019 Final Results

Epic Bay 2019 – Final results

By Clare Frank | 28/05/2019

IMG_0366 (1) Epic Bay race start Please find here the corrected final results of last Saturday’s race, the first GB Assessment Event: Epic Bay 2019 Final Results V2

Introducing the Ocean Racing Working Group

By Clare Frank | 21/05/2019

This year, British Canoeing is officially recognising Canoe Ocean Racing as a new discipline. An Ocean Racing Working Group has been set up to oversee initially the assessment, training, selection and promotion of a GB Team to compete in the World Championships in France in September this year. The Selection Policy for the GB can […]

British Canoeing Ocean Racing (surfski) Selection Policy 2019

By Clare Frank | 18/05/2019

A selection process for Ocean Racing (surfski) has now been agreed and can be found here: https://www.britishcanoeing.org.uk/uploads/documents/GB-OR-Selection-Policy-2019-FINAL-V2.pdf If you would like to be considered for selection for this years World Championships please read the policy and complete the selection registration form here: https://britishcanoeing.formstack.com/forms/british_canoeing__gb_ocean_racing_team If you have any questions please contact Jim Taylor Ross, Chair of […]

French ocean world cup race 2018

By Scoob | 23/12/2018

The pinnacle of the 2018 season for Great Britain’s premiere surfski squad was the Breizh Ocean Race; an ICF World Cup held in Quiberon, France. On 20 October 2018 Quiberon is a small town on the end of a peninsular that juts out 9 miles to sea. The exposed spot and consistent wind make it […]

Irish Surf Ski race 2018

By Scoob | 23/12/2018

On Thursday 20th September, the newly established GB Surfski team travelled to Dublin for the inaugural Irish Coast Paddling Championships. We drove in the Epic Kayaks van with a fully laden trailer and arrived in Ireland bang on our tight schedule thanks to Team Manager, Jim Taylor-Ross’, driving. We were kindly hosted by Mick Doyle […]

Dutch Coast Race 2018

By Scoob | 23/12/2018

The Dutch Coast Race is a classic ocean racing event who’s record of sell-out attendance and high calibre of international competitors, stand as testament to a great organisation. This and the accessibility via channel tunnel made the decision to add this race to the 2018 schedule a simple one. Fresh from our experiences in Ireland […]