Expanding opportunities to participate, enhance our profile and foster partnerships

Welcome to the High Performance and Development Pathways Programme

aligned to the Canoe Slalom New Zealand (CSNZ) Strategic Plan


Our Programme aims to:

Be aspirational

Deliver meaningful development opportunities for our best athletes

Be recognised by the athletes as value for money

Provide a structured curriculum for athlete development

Encourage self reliance and reward self motivated athletes

Our High Performance Pathway​​​​​​

Our Development Pathways

​​​​​​​ Interested athletes are encouraged to read the HP & Development Pathways document to understand:

  • The guiding principles of the Pathways Programme
  • Programme Overview
  • Individual Academy Programme Purpose
  • Funding and Athlete costs
  • Application and Selection Criteria
  • Programme Delivery and Benefits

Applications for the 2022/2023 Academies will be made available here nearer the time.