News

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 […]

25
June
2008

What is Leave No Trace Leave No Trace is an Outdoor Ethics Education Programme designed to promote and inspire responsible outdoor recreation through education, research, and partnerships. It differs from other codes and outdoor messages by promoting the concept of a “land ethic”. What is an ethic? An ethic can be described as an attitude […]

25
June
2008
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Saturday 28th March : Salt Island Volunteer Day The National Trust needs your help with maintaining Salt Island and the Bothy for visitors to enjoy. Come and help with fence repairs, erecting a gate, levelling the ground for camping, enlarging a pond, litter collection, pruning trees, laying stones on the path and a general spring […]

25
June
2008

CANI are in the process of setting up a junior slalom development squad and are in desperate need of slalom boats. If you have a slalom boat that you would like to donate for the development of the junior squad then we would like to hear from you, you can contact Ashley on cdo@cani.org.uk or […]

23
May
2008

NI Surf Kayak / surfkayaks.com 2008 league The next event in the 2008 surfkayaks.com sponsored league is scheduled to take place on Saturday 14th June at Magheraroarty, Co. Donegal. Entries will close at 9.30 am and entries cost £5 per category. For further details of this event, keep an eye on the forum at www.nisurfkayak.com […]

23
May
2008

Foyle Race Foyle Paddlers will be hosting the annual Foyle Race on Sunday 8th June. Registration will close at 11am at Prehen Boathouse. There will be both a long distance race for the more experienced and a short course race for beginners and juniors. Entry is £3 for CANI members, and £5 for non CANI […]