News

02
March
2017

  Throughout Paddlefest 2017 we have opportunities for all, from novices to experienced paddlers, led by a team of enthusiastic coaches. Our workshops and sessions throughout the weekend will be a great way to gain further knowledge of your discipline or a chance to try something new. Practising Trips // For paddlers who are starting […]

28
February
2017

  Anti-doping ensures that there is fair competition. Through testing and monitoring, anti doping procedures help to ensure that athletes are not taking substances to enhance their performance, with the overall aim to make sport clean. In partnership with UK Anti-doping, ‘100% Me‘ is an organisation that has been set up to support and champion […]

27
February
2017

This 15% off (+FREE DELIVERY) offer is open to all CANI members and runs until 10th March 2017. Boats sold by Hou Canoes will be delivered to Paddlefest 2017 at the end of March (31st March – 2nd April 2017). In the event that we do not sell enough boats to fund the trip to […]

27
February
2017

Ards and North Down Borough Council are producing a Summer Activities brochure for Summer 2017. The brochure is aimed at children and young people across the borough of Ards and North Down, and will provide all of the information needed to get involved in programs and activities within the area. The council are looking for any […]

27
February
2017

On Saturday 11th February CANI held a club development day at Lough Neagh Discovery Centre.  We had key representation from 17 clubs, three staff from CANI and two CANI board members. Throughout the day we covered the following areas; CANI strategy 2017 – 2021 What’s new in Performance What’s new in Governance What’s new in […]

23
February
2017

Canoe Sprint Ireland and Erne Paddlers are hosting the Irish TT Sprint Championships on Sunday 12th of March 2017 Venue: Lakeland Forum, Enniskillen National Title Events: K1/C1 5000m & 200m 200m T/T will start at 11am Entries 10-10.30 am 5Km T/T will start at 12pm and consist of a 2 lap course Entry Fee: Unlimited […]

21
February
2017

British Canoeing have put together a short film on the ‘Mental Health Benefits of Canoeing and Kayaking’ for their ‘Time to Talk’ initiative in February. Within the clip there are comments from a range of paddlers from all over the country. They talk about how canoeing and kayaking have helped them through difficult stages in […]

20
February
2017

Have you ever wanted to find out if you have what it takes to be a Canoe Polo Player? Belfast Kayak Academy (in association with Canoe Association Northern Ireland) are looking for young people who are interested in joining the Ulster Canoe Polo development squad. On Saturday 25th February, they are holding a Talent ID […]

16
February
2017

This programme, run by the NI Sports Forum, is a great way for females who are seeking to become more actively involved in the running of their club, to learn about the skills and practicalities required in the successful running of a club. The program will be formatted into three-hour workshops designed for females (18+) […]

16
February
2017

CANI are delighted to announce that Jenny Kilbride will be joining the coaching team at Paddlefest 2017! Jenny will be sharing her extensive knowledge on Friday evening and coaching during our practical sessions on Saturday and Sunday. Make sure to reserve your space at Paddlefest 2017, a weekend not to be missed! Book your place […]