CANI AGM 2018 - date change

CANI AGM 2018 – date change 

The date of the CANI AGM has changed. The CANI AGM will take place at Belfast Boat Club on the 14th August at 7.30pm Further details on the AGM are available at AGM Info.

Belfast Maritime Festival

Belfast Maritime Festival 

CANI are excited to be attending the Belfast Titanic Maritime Festival  on the 19th and 20th May. A great day to showcase paddlesport, and learn about all things nautical, come along and see for yourself, all things big, and fun, and magnificent!   Come and see us, we will be near the big fish by the foot […]

GDPR

GDPR 

CANI is in the process of preparing its compliance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) that come into force on the 25th May 2018 and encourage your club to do the same. To help your club with this process we have created a guidance document http://cani.org.uk/data-protection To help your club further with this, two people per […]

CONSULTATION ON THE PROPOSED MARINE PLAN FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

CONSULTATION ON THE PROPOSED MARINE PLAN FOR NORTHERN IRELAND 

The Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Afairs (DAERA) is consulting on the proposed Marine Plan for Northern Ireland. Across the UK, new systems of marine planning have been introduced. The Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009 (MCAA) and the Marine Act (Northern Ireland) 2013 (The Marine Act), require DAERA as the Marine Plan Authority […]

M.U.C.K // Lough Beg Race

M.U.C.K // Lough Beg Race 

The Mid Ulster Canoe and Kayak Club have organised a Paddle4Sport 2k and 7.5k flat water race at Lough Beg, Newferry.    The event takes place on the 22nd of April 2018.   Registration: 10am 2k Race: 11:00am 7.5k Race: 11:30    

Mid Ulster Canoe Kayak Club // Lough Beg Race
Write up from Mathew Lamont - Santa Cruz Paddlefest

Write up from Mathew Lamont – Santa Cruz Paddlefest 

I recently travelled to Santa Cruz California for the 32nd Annual Santa Cruz Paddlefest. This was a brilliant event with loads of great waves and people. The competition was fierce, with every heat tightly contested. On the Friday I came away with 2nd place putting me into a reasonably strong position going into Saturday, I […]

Research Project - Screening techniques to minimize the risk of back injury in canoeists

Research Project – Screening techniques to minimize the risk of back injury in canoeists 

Leah Robb from the University of Ulster Jordanstown who was previously on placement with CANI. Is  completing a dissertation research study  for University and is looking for volunteers from Clubs. Please see detail below for how to get involved. The study  titled  “Screening techniques to minimize the risk of back injury in canoeists” The purpose […]

IRISHSUP SURF CLASSIC 2018

IRISHSUP SURF CLASSIC 2018 

The annual SUP Surf Competition run for the SUP Surfers of Ireland and the UK has been scheduled is 6th-8th April 2018 The idea and aim behind this event is for people to come together and surf in a friendly fun environment, while enjoying catching up and having the craic!! For more information about the […]

Jobs at Belfast Kayak Academy

Jobs at Belfast Kayak Academy 

Belfast Kayaking Academy are looking for a motivated and experienced Instructor to work on their ongoing clubs within Schools and Summer Schemes. Job Title: Kayaking Instructor Responsible to: Development Officer Location: Belfast and Carryduff Job Summary: To work as an instructor within Belfast Kayak Academy and plan, organise and lead groups of Juniors on Kayaking Sessions For more information, […]