What does canoeing mean?

canoeing meaning in General Dictionary

The act or art of employing a canoe

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  • of Canoe
  • The work or art of utilizing a canoe.

canoeing meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1870, verbal noun from canoe (v.). Associated: Canoeist.

canoeing meaning in Sports Dictionary

Canoeing is split into two main occasions, sprint race and slalom occasions. Sprint race is held for one-man, two-man and four-man kayak and Canadian canoe activities. Slalom race is held in specific and team occasions for one-man kayaks both for men and women, and one-man and two-man Canadian canoe events for males only. (recreation: Canoeing)

Sentence Examples with the word canoeing

South from the mouth of the Winooski river along the lake shore and gradually rising from the water's edge to a height of 275 ft.; its situation and its cool and equable summer climate have given it a wide reputation as a summer resort, and it is a centre for yachting, canoeing and other aquatic sports.

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