News

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
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, […]

29
March
2017

  English Coaching Manager   Location: National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham   Salary £32,000 dependent upon experience   Full Time 37 hours per week   British Canoeing is looking for an enthusiastic, motived and dynamic individual to join the Coaching and Qualifications department as the English Coaching Manager. British Canoeing is the National […]

23
March
2017

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

23
March
2017

Over the past year CANI Talent Coach Matt McKnight has been involved in a SportNI Development Programme called “Coaching Connects”. This year long programme is aimed at highly performing coaches from all sports who are working with Talented Athletes to help challenge and develop them to become the next generation of High Performance Coaches. Over […]