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Rafting down rapids at Cardiff's new white water centre

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Wales' first Olympic standard canoe slalom and white water rafting prepares to open. The 250 metre, £13m course in Cardiff Bay took two years to build. Local canoe clubs were invited to test out the course ahead of its opening on 27 March.

Chris Hadfield describes some of the features of the Cardiff International White Water Centre's course.

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