We are looking forward to welcoming athletes from across the world to the Lee Valley White Water Centre for the 2023 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships.

The World Championships is being organised with athlete experience at the forefront of all of our planning. We aim to provide a platform for athletes from across the globe to perform, whilst providing a great experience on and off the water.

This section of the event website provides further information for athletes and team staff on the event.


Official Training for the 2023 Slalom World Championships will take place on the following dates:

  • Training Period 1 – Monday 22 to Friday 26 May 2023
  • Training Period 2 – Wednesday 6 to Sunday 10 September 2023
  • Official Training – Tuesday 12 to Monday 18 September 2023

We know a number of nations and athletes would like to train at the venue in addition to the above official training in advance of the World Championships. Information on how to book training at the venue and reserved slalom training slots is available here.

Team Bulletin

The first World Championships team bulletin will be published October 2022.


If you have any questions please contact events@britishcanoeing.org.uk