Ulster Canoe Polo - The end of a competitive season

Ulster Canoe Polo – The end of a competitive season 

Ulster Canoe Polo have had a very busy season with events in NI and further afield. The teams competed in The NW league in England winning the Division 1 competition with a U21 team. The U16 team came in 7 th in the Div2 a strong finish playing against adults and other development teams, 2 different Ulster U18 teams […]

Slalom kayak - the end of the competitive season

Slalom kayak – the end of the competitive season 

Our slalom athletes have had an exciting year with five paddlers being selected onto the Irish National Team and competing in events across Europe and as far as Rio de Janeiro. Jake Cochrane (C1M), Ali McCreery (K1M), and Eoin Teague (K1M) competed at World Cups 1, 2, & 5 and, along with Sean McClarnon (C1M), competed at […]

Sprint kayaking - the end of the competitive season

Sprint kayaking – the end of the competitive season 

This year held successes across the board for our Sprint programs; our Development Squad paddlers performed better than ever with multiple PB’s and promotions to the next level of competition for British Regattas. The athletes in our new talent program, Sprint Futures, progressed from little or no paddling experience to competing at the British Open […]

The CANI GoMembership system - are you using it

The CANI GoMembership system – are you using it 

It is now 3 months since we launched the CANI GoMembership system which we hope you have logged into and are managing your record. if you have not yet logged into it you can get help from the tutorials. We will be starting the next phase of the system shortly which will be in two parts, (1) for […]

Canoe Polo - are you ready for the challenge?

Canoe Polo – are you ready for the challenge? 

Belfast Kayak Academy are welcoming new players to the fast and exciting game of Canoe Polo. The academy is based at the purpose built canoe polo arena at the Knockbracken Reservoir and offers sessions through the winter mid week and weekend. For more information on how to take part in Canoe Polo with Belfast Kayak […]

Data Protection (GDPR) for clubs 

Data Protection (GDPR) for clubs  

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force on the 25th May 2018 which are applicable to CANI clubs and event organisers. Have you taken the necessary steps to comply? We are here to help If you are a club official you MUST ensure your club is compliant with the regulations. We have created […]

AccessNI Important updates

AccessNI Important updates 

CANI is a registered body with AccessNI and is authorised to carry out AccessNI checks for CANI Clubs. CANI was recently audited by AccessNI which identified a number of updates to be carried. CANI have updated documents and added new policies which are on the safeguarding / AccessNI section of the CANI website. The important […]

Safeguarding for clubs

Safeguarding for clubs 

CANI and the NSPCC facilitated a safeguarding update event for club designated safeguarding officers. The event took was open to all clubs to attend and took place on the 22nd September. This was a great opportunity for clubs to receive updates on current legislation, guidance on their role within safeguarding and to receive and discuss […]

Parents in Sport Week 1st - 7th October

Parents in Sport Week 1st – 7th October 

What are you doing this week to promote the good work of parents involved in canoeing.

Athlete Representation Guidance

Athlete Representation Guidance 

CANI invite you to provide feedback on the DRAFT Athlete Representation Guidance document in the link below. The purpose of the guidance document is to clarify the choices that an athlete from Northern Ireland can make when choosing to compete internationally. The document has been developed in consultation with British Canoeing, Canoeing Ireland and the […]