canoeing


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ca·noe

 (kə-no͞o′)
n.
A light, slender, usually open boat that has pointed ends and is propelled by paddles.
v. ca·noed, ca·noe·ing, ca·noes
v.tr.
To carry or send by canoe.
v.intr.
To travel in or propel a canoe.

[French canoe and Spanish canoa (French, from Spanish), of Cariban origin.]

ca·noe′ist n.
Translations
kanoistika
kanosejlads
melonta
veslanje kanuom
kajakozás-kenuzás
カヌー漕ぎ
카누타기
paddla kanot
การเล่นเรือแคนู
đi canô

canoeing

[kəˈnuːɪŋ] Npiragüismo m

canoeing

[kəˈnuːɪŋ] n (= sport) → canoë m
to go canoeing → faire du canoë
We went canoeing → Nous avons fait du canoë.

canoeing

nKanusport m, → Kanufahren nt

canoeing

[kəˈnuːɪŋ] n (sport) → canottaggio

canoeing

تـَجْدِيف kanoistika kanosejlads Kanusport κωπηλασία με κανό canotaje, piragüismo melonta canoë veslanje kanuom andare in canoa カヌー漕ぎ 카누타기 kanoën kanopadling kajakarstwo canoagem гребля на каноэ paddla kanot การเล่นเรือแคนู kano sporu đi canô 划独木舟
References in classic literature ?
The other was: "As soon as you get a chance, call out to that canoeing girl; she's over on the bank with the gipsies.
The Norwich-based business is run by enthusiastic canoeists who understand that whilst a lot of people enjoy canoeing, not everyone wants to drive out to the Broads, or further afield, to do so.
But the team at Go Canoeing wants you to leap into the water - and pick up a paddle
Jenny Spencer, Go Canoeing Development Manager, says: "Canoeing offers participants an extremely fun, varied and stimulating activity and we want as many people out on the water as possible.
Canoeing is a paddle sport in which you kneel or sit facing forward in an open or closed-decked canoe, and propel yourself with a single-bladed paddle, under your own power.
Workers at EDF Energy on Doxford International Business Park, Sunderland, have risen to the challenge laid down by Tyne and Wear Sport and British Canoeing for local businesses to encourage employees to get more active.
Beautiful color photographs show scenes of canoeing out on the water, different types of canoes, life jackets and safety equipment or gear, and more.
The Asian canoe sprint Championship was organized by Uzbekistan Canoeing Rowing Federation with supervised by Asian Canoe Confederation and International Canoe Association hundreds of Man Women Canoe Kayak Athletes from 27 different Asian countries Including host country Uzbekistan participated in the Championship.
The initiative aims to open up the sport to new participants and encourage those already with canoeing experience to take to the water more regularly and become more active in the sport.
Mike Tindall: "Get in Gold and silver in the canoeing #come-OnTeamGB" Piers Morgan: "You know the Olympics is getting exciting when you enjoy a Brit win a shooting Gold on the radio.
Kayaking and canoeing are the fastest-growing water sports in the UK according to recent surveys.
They are trying to encourage adults and children to make use of the wealth of waterways around Dewsbury with free canoeing sessions being offered as part of the 'Outdoor Dewsbury Festival'.