News

09
November
2009

CANI League – Slalom Event Sunday 29th November Entries will be taken 9.00-10.00am Open Practice 9.00-11.00am I.C.U Rules Apply CLASSES DIV 1, 2 & 3 Men Open C1 DIV 1 & 2 Women Open C1 Prizes for 1, 2 & 3 Junior Paddlers SAFETY All competitors must wait until the next competitor finishes before getting […]

29
October
2009

TISO BELFAST CLUB DISCOUNT NIGHT 4TH NOVEMBER 6PM-TILL 8PM 20% OFF MOUNTAINEERING & CLIMBING 10% OFF BOOKS, MAPS, CANOES, KAYAKS & GPS 15% OFF EVERYTHING ELSE

06
October
2009

CANCELLED DUE TO RIVER IN FULL FLOOD Belfast Canoe Club are running the lagan descent on the 8th November and are looking for paddlers to help with rescues. If you are a competent paddler and are willing to help out with rescues at Shaw’s Bridge on the 8th November 09 please contact David Gibson on […]

01
October
2009

It’s not often the North Coast delivers both fantastic weather and high quality surf at the same time but the Northern Irish surf kayakers struck it lucky on Saturday, getting both for their annual Northern Irish Open. The great event was held at Portballintrae beach on Saturday 12th September with around 25 competitors coming from […]

01
October
2009

The National Trust have released a new set of Booking Notes for the Salt Island Bothy. These are available to download from the OutdoorNI.com trade forum. CAAN is currently revising the information available on CanoeNI.com re Bothy. This should be carried out shortly.

01
October
2009

Well its that time of year again, that’s right Irish Open Time! register@paddlesurf.ie 10th & 11th of October 2009 at Easkey Left. Long Boat, Short Boat & Waveski Class’s. €10 for first entry and €5 for 2nd or 3rd entry. This is a pre registration comp so please register by email confirming which class’s you […]

01
October
2009

Work at Shaw’s Bridge Local Contractors will be replacing a water main between Barnett’s Park and Newtownbreda Road. As part of this scheme they will have to replace an existing pipe bridge across the Lagan, approximately 200 metres below Shaws Bridge. In order to do this they will have to construct a temporary pipe bridge […]

24
September
2009
Tollymore Mountain Centre Logo

Strangford Challenge – the Sea Kayakers Marathon set to become annual fixture The Strangford Challenge sea kayaking race took place on Saturday 19th Sept and already looks set to become an annual fixture. The Canoe Association for Northern Ireland organised the event, in association with Sport Northern Ireland and the Tollymore Mountain Centre. Ashley Hunter of […]

11
September
2009

Saturday 12 September, NI Open and CANI League Surfkayak Competition Raffle, open to all competitors, for a new Mega surfkayak of the winners choice. Novice surfkayakers welcome (Plastic Class) – NISK Club plastic surfkayaks available for competitors. Meet at Whiterocks Car Park, Portrush for 9:00 to 9:30 registration More information at: http://s7.zetaboards.com/NI_Surf_Kayak/topic/8122490/

09
September
2009

JUNIOR KAYAKING WEEKEND 25 EURO INCLUDES ACTIVITYS & ACCOMODATION Junior Paddlefest Information Poster OUTLINE OF ACTIVITIES Booking Form