April Nottingham Regatta

April Nottingham Regatta 

The following report was provided by CANI Sprint Squad member Zoe Thompson on her experiences during the British Canoeing Sprint Regatta in Nottingham Craig Wilson, Jordan Calder, Gino Baban & I attended the National Sprint Regatta in Nottingham on the 8th April & 9th April. Talent Coach Matt McKnight kindly brought out boats over on […]

Vacancy - SCA Performance Coach - Slalom

Vacancy – SCA Performance Coach – Slalom 

The Scottish Canoe Association (SCA), the Governing Body for canoeing and kayaking in Scotland, seeks an extremely capable individual to join our programme to replace our Performance Coach in Slalom. After 3 years of valued contribution to the success of our programme, our Performance Coach in Slalom has moved on to a new professional role, […]

Irish Canoe Slalom Selection Race 1 and Irish Open

Irish Canoe Slalom Selection Race 1 and Irish Open 

The following report was provided by CANI Slalom Squad member Alistair McCreery on his experiences of the first leg of Irish Canoe Slalom Team Selection at the end of March This year the Irish canoe slalom team selection series takes place over two legs, the first leg was at the sluice weir in Dublin. In […]

CANI Rec Paddle - 8th April 2017

CANI Rec Paddle – 8th April 2017 

        Saturday the 8th April saw the first Rec paddle on the CANI calendar.  Staffed by a selection of coaches from Lisburn City Paddlers a large group of paddlers arrived at Blackwatertown for a paddle on the river Blackwater. Too often in the past we prepare our warm stuff and the pre-paddle […]

Paddlefest 2017

Paddlefest 2017 

  We had a fantastic weekend at Paddlefest 2017 in Derry/Londonderry. There were great coaching sessions and safety updates for coaches and leaders to get experience and knowledge of best practice and the latest coaching trends in paddle-sport. It was a weekend full of paddling and a great time to meet up with old friends, […]

Loughs Agency - Biosecurity Awareness

Loughs Agency – Biosecurity Awareness 

Make a note! Make sure you take precautions to  protect yourself and others against harmful substances.     Find out more at www.loughs-agency.org  

UK Anti-Doping

UK Anti-Doping 

CANI is committed to promoting and supporting doping-free sport within Northern Ireland. to enable this we work closely with SportNI’s Pure Winner Programme and UK Anti-Doping. Who are UKAD? UKAD protects the right to participate in clean sport. UKAD is the national organisation dedicated to protecting a culture of clean sport. Every day, we are […]

The Irish National Time Trials

The Irish National Time Trials 

  The Irish National Time Trials were held at the Lakeland Forum, Enniskillen, on Sunday 12th March 2017. 44 Competitors took part, including CANI and Irish Sprint squad members along with representatives from 10 clubs throughout Ireland coming from as far spread as Dublin, Mayo and Belfast. Erne Paddlers where involved in organising the event […]

Check out what Share Discovery Village are planning for NGCW 2017!

Check out what Share Discovery Village are planning for NGCW 2017! 

    Taking place between Saturday 27th May and Sunday 4th June, National Go Canoeing Week will be a great opportunity to get on the water for the first time, or as an experienced paddler, and build up your miles to log on the NGCW website. Preparations for NGCW 2017 are in full swing and we cant wait […]

Free Training from the Loughs Agency

Free Training from the Loughs Agency 

Do you aspire to be a Level 1 Paddlesport Instructor? Then this is for you! The Loughs Agency are running free coach training courses for those who want to get involved in instructing canoe sessions. This is a great opportunity to develop your knowledge of the sport during 1 and 2 star training and also […]