Germany nearly won it all on the water after losing so much off of it. Only a 3-2 loss to Great Britain in the men's under-21 final prevented Germany from sweeping all four divisions at the 2018 International Canoe Federation Canoe Polo World Championships in Welland.
South Niagara Rowing Club High School Invitational - May 17 & 18
This amazing regatta is celebrating 28 years of competition and takes places on the South Course of the Welland International Flatwater Centre; it is one of the largest high school regattas in Ontario with approximately 60 clubs competing annually and 1200 athletes. Hosted by the South Niagara Rowing, athletes compete in full 2,000m races while being cheered on by upwards of 800 spectators.
In 2014, there are over 500 entries for this regatta, attracting people from across Canada as well as clubs visiting from the United States. This event is considered the ideal warm up for the Canadian Secondary School Rowing Association Championship Races.