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New Zealand has won two gold medals at the Hungary World Cup Canoe Sport regatta.
The New Zealand kayak team have produced their best-ever World Cup performance, collecting four gold medals after some team boat heroics on the final day of the season opening event in Portugal.
World and Olympic kayak champion Lisa Carrington will skip her favoured K1 200 metre event instead turning her focus to New Zealand's flourishing team boats in the upcoming World Cup series in Europe.
With Lisa Carrington not competing in the K1 events, the door is open for a flurry of young contenders at this weekend's New Zealand canoe sprint championships at Lake Karapiro.
Matt Chatterton was at the Halberg Awards, where Lisa Carrington took home top honours, and talked to some of New Zealand's top athletes. Audio
New Zealand triple Olympic medallist canoer Lisa Carrington says winning this year's Lonsdale Cup signifies the great year she had on and off the water.
Rio 2016 Olympics - New Zealand's Olympic flag bearers Blair Tuke and Peter Burling have already secured the gold medal in the men's 49er class without even competing in their final race. Video
Lisa Carrington says she's excited at her win but sad the Rio Olympics are over. She told our reporter she couldn't have hoped for a better Olympics. Audio
Lisa Carrington's early mentor Ian Ferguson recounts his delight at the kayaker's second medal. Audio
New Zealanders didn't win any medals at the Olympics in Rio today, but there are high hopes overnight for Tom Walsh in the shotput and Lisa Carrington on the water. Video, Audio
Rio 2016 Olympics - It was a relatively subdued day for New Zealand athletes at the Rio Olympics today.
An update from Rio - Gold medallist kayaker Lisa Carrington was back out on the water overnight and golfer Lydia Ko is moving up the leaderboard in the opening round of the women's golf. Audio
Lisa Carrington was back out on on the water overnight, this time competing in the 500 metre individual kayaking.. Our Olympics repoirter Stephen Hewson Audio
First time Olympian sailor Sam Meech won a bronze in the Laser class today. He hopes his sister Molly might add to the medal tally later in the week. Video, Audio
Sam Meech picked up bronze and Lisa Carrington secured gold at the Olympics today. And Peter Burling and Blair Tuke are guaranteed a gold medal in their race tomorrow. Audio
Canoe sprinter Lisa Carrington begins her Olympic campaign tomorrow morning as she seeks to cement her place as the world's most dominant female paddler. Audio
New Zealand's canoe sprint Olympic and world champion Lisa Carrington has won double gold at the World Cup in Portugal.
Lisa Carrington, New Zealand's five times world championship winner, was named in the country's Olympic canoeing team today. She joins Checkpoint. Video, Audio
World champion kayaker Lisa Carrington showed her dreams of doing an Olympic double are on track at today's canoe sprint national championships.
World and Olympic canoeist Lisa Carrington talks to RNZ sports reporter Joe Porter about the year ahead, including the upcoming Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Video, Audio