News

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April
2017
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April
2017

Entries for the World Surf Kayak Championships 2017 will open mid May 2017. Make sure to keep an eye on the World Surf Kayak Championships website  surfchampionships.cani.org.uk to stay up to date with relevant information. The WSKC program can be viewed online now! Please note: registration for all competitors, inc boat checks, will take place on […]

24
April
2017

This year the Irish Canoe Slalom team selection series takes place over two legs, the first leg was at the sluice weir in Dublin and the second was held in Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia. In the lead up to the race Jake Cochrane, Alistair McCreery and Eoin Teague traveled from Nottingham to Slovakia the week before […]

24
April
2017

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 […]

24
April
2017

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, […]

14
April
2017

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 […]

13
April
2017

It was great to see Paddlefest return for 2017.  It was held in Derry/Londonderry area with the Everglades Hotel as the central location.  It kicked off on Friday night with registration and an outline of the weekends paddling activities. On Saturday morning everyone met back at the Everglades to meet their coaches before heading off […]

13
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 […]

12
April
2017

Toome fair Ireland’s oldest Easter horse Fair Monday 17th April come join the crowds for the craic. Hugo Duncan’s live radio show on the street from 1.30 to 3 pm horses, stalls, crafts, bouncy castles, face painting, food, amusements there is something for everyone. Road diversion through the centre of the village in place from […]

04
April
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, […]