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26
May
2010
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Would you like the chance of winning either an iPod, £200 worth of sports equipment vouchers or a 2 night hotel break? If so there is still time complete the online survey of sports coaches which can be accessed by clicking on the following link http://sircspss.hwb.shu.ac.uk/SNICOACHINGSURVEY. By completing this coaching survey, you will be providing […]

26
May
2010

Hey everybody my name is Michael Cross. I am 21 years old and have recently applied for funding from sports relief and have been successful. Sports relief have awarded me with £4500 to undertake a project in paddle sport. Another person who is going to be involved in the planning and delivery of the project […]

26
May
2010

Guaranteed great craic, with a trip on Lough Erne on Saturday, BBQ, Campfire and various paddling activities on the Sunday. The final cost has worked out at £15.00 for Adults and £10.00 for juniors under . The cost covers Camping, BBQ by Share and 1 hour’s activity for juniors. The choice of activity is either […]

26
May
2010

Disclosure Policy CANI wishes to ensure that all those taking part in canoeing are able to do so protected and kept safe from harm while they are with staff, coaches and/or volunteers. To help us achieve this CANI have agreed the following implementation policy which forms part of all policies and procedures in Northern Ireland […]

26
May
2010

CANI members take part in Irish team selection & Irish open Two weeks ago several CANI members took part in Irish team selection races and the Irish Open, the races were held at the sluice weir on the river Liffey. The full results can be found on www.canoe.ie . Several CANI members made the selection […]

26
May
2010

This year’s Oyster Festival will see the introduction of a new exciting team event, The Iron Oyster Challenge. It will take place on the evening of Thursday the 2nd of September in Hillsborough Forest Park. Registration will open at 5.30 PM; the event will start at 6.10 PM sharp. Prize giving will be at 9.00 […]

26
May
2010

Level 2 transfer and level 2 support day – 12th June and 13th October The aim of the BCU (UKCC) Level 2 Transfer Module is to provide existing BCU Level 2 coaches with the additional tools to plan and deliver a series of progressive paddlesport coaching sessions in multidiscipline. Between the transfer day and assessment […]

14
May
2010

Shaw’s Bridge Slalom Race 9th May 2010 Sunday 9th May 2010 marked the first slalom race of the year organised by CSNI. This was also the first time that CSNI had organised a CANI league event. All hands were mustered to try and make this the biggest and best event so far. The aim was not only […]

26
April
2010

I blame the new coaching scheme!! In order to facilitate the development of the new BCU awards structure Tollymore National Outdoor Centre had bought some new fancy competition kayaks – including a Marsport “Toucan” K2. Trevor who is Tollymore’s centre manager showed it to me the day it arrived – and said (casually) “have you […]

08
April
2010

Our Story: Our Grandfather was recently diagnosed with Dementia with Lewy Bodies. This illness is similar to Alzheimer’s but also includes aspects of Parkinson’s disease, namely those affecting the body’s mobility. Thanks to research financed by the Alzheimer’s Society, there are now medicines that can slow down the progress of this disease and which have […]