First Tokyo Olympic + Paralympic Quota Spots Confirmed
Following a strong international season, Australia's canoe sprint and canoe slalom paddlers have secured Australia the first round of quota spots for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
In canoe sprint, Australia secured six quota spots in the Olympic men's events, four in the women's events, as well as four Paralympic quota spots.
In canoe slalom, three quota spots for next year's Games have been secured in the women's K1, C1 as well as men's K1. Jessica Fox secured two of these spots however an athlete can only earn a quota for one event, meaning that she is amongst the athletes having to relinquish one of their tickets. However, Fox may still be able to compete in both the C1 and K1 in Tokyo.