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Rio Olympics sailing venue passes test Competitors have praised the condition of the Guanabara Bay in the final 2016 Rio Olympics sailing test event here. More than 300 sailors from 52 countries and regions took part in the regatta on Saturday and which will run until next Saturday, reported Xinhua news agency.

Canoeists raise concerns about Rio 2016 venue Canoeists criticised the water quality at Rio de Janeiro’s Olympic rowing venue after the second day of competition in the sport’s official Rio 2016 test event.

One of our two Gold Medal winning Slalom Canoeists Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott will be your hosts for these unique events. This is a unique thrill seeking opportunity to go white water rafting down the Olympic Course at Lee Valley, the scene of the 2012 Olympic Medal rush for Team GB.

One of our two Gold Medal winning Slalom Canoeists Tim Baillie and Etienne Stott will be your hosts for these unique events. This is a unique thrill seeking opportunity to go white water rafting down the Olympic Course at Lee Valley, the scene of the 2012 Olympic Medal rush for Team GB.

Canoeists paddle the Olympic Torch across Lake Paranoa ©Getty Images

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The Rodrigo de Freitas lake, which was largely cleaned up in recent years, was thought to be safe for Olympic rowers and canoeists. But an investigation by The Associated Press found it to be among the most polluted sites.

Testing By AP Finds Water At 2016 Olympic Sites 'Rife With Human Sewage'

White knuckle Olympic rafting course with a GB Gold Medallist for Two persons.Your White-water Rafting day will be hosted by one of our gold medal winning Slalom Canoeists Tim Bailli, Etienne Stott or JoeClarke. This is the awesome thrill seeking opportunity to go white water rafting down theOlympic Course at Lee Valley; the scene of the 2012 medal rush for the GB Canoeists. The day starts with an insight from one of the GB Athletes on their medal success, you and your guest will also get to

White knuckle Olympic rafting course with a GB Gold Medallist for Two persons.

Slalom canoeists train prior to their Olympic events

Slalom canoeists train prior to their Olympic events

Britain's top slalom canoeists, including Olympic silver medallist David Florence, had to prove themselves in three days of trials at the National Watersports Centre - Nick Hope reports.

Britain's top slalom canoeists, including Olympic silver medallist David Florence, had to prove themselves in three days of trials at the National Watersports Centre - Nick Hope reports.

German-born Olympic canoeist Josefa Idem has been named Italy's new minister for sports and equal opportunity. She is a cabinet member of Premier Enrico Letta's hybrid centre-left and centre-right government.

German-born Olympic canoeist Josefa Idem has been named Italy's new minister for sports and equal opportunity. She is a cabinet member of Premier Enrico Letta's hybrid centre-left and centre-right government.

Strength & Speed Training for Canoeists

Strength & Speed Training for Canoeists

Olympic flat-water canoeing requires a combination of strength, power, speed, endurance and balance. According to Australia's "Flatwater Racing.

1949 British Olympic canoeist Joyce Webb taking her canoe out to train on the Thames.

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1949 British Olympic canoeist Joyce Webb taking her canoe out to train on the Thames.

The rain cleared just in time for the Olympic celebration event in Edinburgh's Festival Square.   This photo shows the rowers, canoeists and sailors taking to the stage.   #celebratethegreat

The rain cleared just in time for the Olympic celebration event in Edinburgh's Festival Square. This photo shows the rowers, canoeists and sailors taking to the stage.

Prost! Sampling the Farmers’ Brewery beer and inspecting the level of the Tom Worthington dam are Josef Martin of the Brewery with local athlete, Garren Soutar who surveyed the canoe course and Denis Hodson, father Olympic canoeist, Jen Hodson

Sampling the Farmers’ Brewery beer and inspecting the level of the Tom Worthington dam are Josef Martin of the Brewery with local athlete, Garren Soutar who surveyed the canoe course and Denis Hodson, father Olympic canoeist, Jen Hodson

Team GB Canoeists - Olympics Day 3

David Florence and Richard Hounslow in action during the men's Canoe Double

Strength & Speed Training for Canoeists

Strength & Speed Training for Canoeists

Olympic flat-water canoeing requires a combination of strength, power, speed, endurance and balance. According to Australia's "Flatwater Racing.

Olympic canoeist — yes, canoeist — stripped of Rio medal for doping violation:  August 19, 2016

Olympic canoeist — yes, canoeist — stripped of Rio medal for doping violation