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Szeged is looking forward to host the most prominent sprint canoeing athletes in 2018, in succession of the last year’s fantastic competition. This World Cup will be the second most important stage before next year’s Olympic qualification World Championships to 2020 Tokyo. We do hope that you are all armed with the beneficial experience in 2017 and looking forward to getting rid of the cobwebs and great racing in Szeged again. As we have always been striving for giving you the best, Hungarian Canoe Federation will, again, do its best and guarantee to offer high quality service for this top event to welcome the world top ranked sprint canoeing athletes in Szeged Maty-ér course.

On these pages, we intend to sum up all the necessary information that may guide you and your team on the way to Szeged. Apart from the general introduction of the city and the regatta course the most vital and useful bits of information on the competition, participation, boat rental, visa issuance, board, lodging and training camp opportunities can also be found here.

The Hungarian Canoe Federation is hoping to see you this year again at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup between the 17th and the 20th May, 2018 in Szeged