2022 ECA Jun&U23

2022 ECA Junior & U23 Canoe Sprint European Championships

Belgrade-Serbia, June 23-26, 2022





Dear National Federations,

Dear sport friends,

It is our great pleasure to invite you all again to Serbia and Belgrade for the 2022 ECA Junior & U23 Canoe Sprint European Championships which will be held June 23-26, 2021 on Sava Lake and Ada Ciganlija Regatta Center.

Even though we are living very challenging times, we here at Canoe Federation of Serbia and the City of Belgrade have been honoured to host yet another great European event and welcome Europe’s best young athletes. We will do out absolute best for all to feel safe and welcome.

Canoeing in Serbia has a long tradition of success and it is becoming one of the most popular sports for young generations. It is not hard to understand why. We are proud of all our medals and out athletes who are true role models to the young generations and whose success is keeping us on the world sporting map. Their determination, perseverance and commitment to excellence are the values that continually inspire us and bring us together, in more ways than one.

Ada Ciganlija Regatta center was the host of numerous important international canoeing competitions. Far back in history with five 5 Flatwater Canoeing World Championships held in 1971, 1975, 1973, 1978 and 1987, followed by 2007 European Junior & U23 Championships,

2008 World University Flatwater Canoeing Championships, 2011 European Canoe Sprint Senior Championships, 2017 ICF Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Cup, 2017 ECA Canoe Sprint Junior & U23 European Championships, 2018 ECA Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe Senior European Championships.

Being very proud of our history, with great confidence and enthusiasm, we would like to affirm Belgrade as a city of sport and sports lovers!

We will try to do our best to show you Serbian hospitality and hope you will go home with some unforgettable memories.

Wish you all a good health and see you in Belgrade in June!

Mirko Nišović

President of the Canoe Federation of Serbia