News

17
July
2008

Level 1 Coach Course Tollymore Mountain Centre This course will be run over the weekends of the 24th – 26th October and the 14th – 16th November. All participants must register with CANI Cost – £295 (apply at least 2 months in advance and get a 20% discount). Participants must have completed the Canoe Safety […]

17
July
2008
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The Bothy’s back! The bothy on Salt Island in Strangford Lough has been officially re-opened for business. If you were a guide or scout in the 1980’s you might remember it as a welcome shelter from the elements. But by the nineties it had fallen into disuse and was vandalised. In recent times the only […]

17
July
2008

Come and try canoeing Glenmore Activity Centre 10am-4pm 2nd August All equipment will be provided, just bring a packed lunch, towel, swimming gear and old trainers. NO NEED TO BOOK-JUST TURN UP For directions to Glenmore Activity Centre call 02892662830 Lisburn City Paddlers has recently been formed and is opening its doors to all new […]

17
July
2008

Make a splash with all the family 16th-25th August. For further information visit www.discoverloughneagh.com

17
July
2008

Competition 3 Rerun Competition 3 will be rerun on the weekend of 9th / 10th August, 2008. Meeting at Magheraroarty at 9.30am. For full details see the forum at www.nisurfkayak.com Come and Try It Day Paddled before but not surfed? Like to try a surf specific kayak? Why not come along and receive coaching from […]

30
June
2008
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I have been asked for assistance with safety cover for the swim leg of the 2008 Mourne Triathlon at Castlewellan on Sat 2nd August. The event will raise funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care. (Competent) Volunteers are needed from about 12 (for briefing) with the swim expected to start at 1 and be over by […]

30
June
2008

15% off all paddle sports equipment at Tiso this July. Print this page, take it to Tiso, 12/14 Cornmarket, Belfast any time in July 2008 and receive a 15% discount on all paddle sports equipment (including canoes, kayaks, buoyancy aids, cags, paddles and accessories). Offer valid from 1st July to 31st July, inclusive. Offer Code […]

27
June
2008

The Canoe Association of NI (CANI) is looking to re-establish the Hilden Canoe Club based on the River Lagan at Glenmore Activity Centre in Lisburn.   If you are a local canoeist, instructor, interested youth leader or parent, we would like to hear from you! Anyone involved in canoeing or just wants to find out further information about […]

27
June
2008

Arctic Kayaking Adventure in North Norway! We are running a month-long introductory arctic kayaking expedition in the summer of 2009. No experience necessary. BSES Expeditions is a youth development charity with over 75 years of experience. Each year we take around 200 young people to remote wilderness environments to take part in extreme outdoor adventure […]

26
June
2008

It has been brought to CANI’s attention by Bangor marina that there have been some canoeists accessing the coast through the marina; this is not an issue however the way in which it is carried out is. I have met with the marina manager and we have discussed a number of near misses between canoeists […]