Waterways Ireland - Are you using the Inland Waterways?

Waterways Ireland – Are you using the Inland Waterways? 

Waterways Ireland are conducting a short survey on the usage of inland waterways within Ireland and Northern Ireland. They wish to find out if you have used any of the following locations and how often you may of used them. Shannon Shannon – Erne Lough Erne Lower Bann Barrow Royal Canal Grand Canal Please follow […]

Ulster stars help launch first Junior International Canoe Polo Championships

Ulster stars help launch first Junior International Canoe Polo Championships 

        Hundreds of young people from around the world will travel to Northern Ireland this summer to take part in the first ever Junior International Canoe Polo Championships at Knockbracken Reservoir in Carryduff, just outside Belfast. The event which takes place from 2-6 August, will host over 500 young people and their support teams […]

Paddlesport Leader Pilot Assessment

Paddlesport Leader Pilot Assessment 

CANI in conjunction with Tollymore National Outdoor Centre will be delivering a pilot of the Paddlesport Leader Assessment to inform the Orientation of the new provider workforce.  The dates for the Paddlesport Leader Pilot Assessment are Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd August. For further information and how to book please follow link; Paddlesport Leader Pilot […]

British Canoeing - July Catch Up with Coach

British Canoeing – July Catch Up with Coach 

We are pleased to bring you this packed edition of Catch Up with Coaching explaining details of the Coach Award, which aims to create discipline specific pathways across all disciplines. Follow link to find out full details of the Coach Award and articles in July Catch Up with Coaching.  

British Canoeing Launch the Coach Award

British Canoeing Launch the Coach Award 

British Canoeing has today announced the launch of the Coach Award which aims to create discipline specific pathways across all disciplines. This will significantly change the prerequisites and the pathway through taught and assessed elements. Further information can be found at British Canoeing Launch the Coach Award

UK Coaching Summit

UK Coaching Summit 

The UK Coaching Summit took place on 6th and 7th June at the Slieve Donard Hotel in Newcastle Co, Down.  Workshop presentations from the event are now available via the UK Coaching website, here you can take the time to visit the slides of sessions that took place throughout the event. You can also  take […]

Club Activity Assistants

Club Activity Assistants 

CANI are pleased to announce that Belfast Kayak Club’s club activity assistant coordinators, Patricia Scovell and Malcom Vincent have now put through three club activity assistants within their club to supervise pool sessions.  The club worked very hard in getting their volunteers Harold Lloyd, Patricia Scovell and Peter McClenaghan appointed into these roles. The activity […]

Becoming a provider of the new Paddlesport Leader Award

Becoming a provider of the new Paddlesport Leader Award 

This is a new and exciting offer within the suite of awards developed and offered by British Canoeing and, as such, it is gratifying that you have shown interest in wanting to deliver it. CANI envisage that the interest in the Paddlesport Leader Award will be high and indeed impact on the overall numbers of individuals signing up […]

Erne Paddlers Marathon Race - Sunday 18th June 2017
Bann, Newry Canal and Cusher Recreational Paddle - Saturday 6th May 2017

Bann, Newry Canal and Cusher Recreational Paddle – Saturday 6th May 2017 

Over 30 paddlers met at Portadwon Boat Club on the river Bann on Saturday 6th May.  The group paddled up the ban to the point of white coat and then entered the Newry Canal where the 3 river join together.  From here, they paddled up to Moneypenny’s lock and stopped to have a pleasent lunch […]