Surf Kayaking World Championship 2022 - Andrew Lamont

Surf Kayaking World Championship 2022 – Andrew Lamont 

A few words from Andrew Lamont competing in the championship: “World championships of surf kayaking 2022 complete! Managed to win myself 3rd place in the new age short boat in the end. I’m super happy with how I surfed especially while transitioning myself back to surf kayaking again!  Can’t imagine a more fun group of […]

EAST BELFAST ATHLETE PADDLING HIS OWN CANOE

EAST BELFAST ATHLETE PADDLING HIS OWN CANOE 

– Mary Peters Trust and Hughes Insurance award £500 bursary to 24-year-old canoeist – 9 November 2022: Hughes Insurance has announced that Alistair McCreery, a 24-year-old canoeist from East Belfast, is the sixth athlete to have been awarded a £500 bursary as part of its ongoing partnership with the Mary Peters Trust. The £5,000 bursary […]

Surf Kayaking World Championship 2022

Surf Kayaking World Championship 2022 

Catch up on Matthew Lamont’s Blog here

NI Schools Championships and Marathon Racing Championships- Portadown
Office closure

Office closure 

The CANI office will be closed as a mark of respect for Queen Elizabeth II State Funeral on Monday 19th September. The CANI office will be open as normal on Tuesday 20th September.

New For 2023

New For 2023 

In case you missed it, on 4th January 2023 we will be launching the NEW Stand Up Paddleboard Instructor, aimed at running SUP taster/starter sessions and short journeys in very sheltered water environments. We will also be launching the new Paddlesport Safety and Rescue, which will replace the FSRT. Please follow link for what’s new in NEW […]

Paddle Safer Information

Paddle Safer Information 

The Paddle Safer course gives new and novice paddlers the opportunity to develop their safety skills when taking to the water. The course is designed for anyone new to paddling, or relatively inexperienced to paddling, wanting to gain knowledge and raise their awareness of paddling safely in a sheltered water environment, in or on the […]

Join the FREE Access and Environment Webinars

Join the FREE Access and Environment Webinars 

Open to both National Association members and non-members, these sessions will provide you with a window in to our environmental and access work through our Clear Access Clear Waters Campaign.  Richard and Chantelle will take you on a journey around our precious waterways and look at ways you can experience (and at the same time […]

Conference - Last week of early bookings

Conference – Last week of early bookings 

One week left to secure your early bird booking discount for the 2022 BCAB Paddlesport Coaching and Leadership Conference! The Conference brings together Instructors, Coaches, Leaders, Mentors and Coach Developers with varied experiences and from different disciplines, who are invited to engage, discuss and reflect on the insightful keynotes and workshops throughout the weekend. Find […]

Which qualification is right for me?

Which qualification is right for me? 

Please click this link for a guidance and an overview of the entry point for qualifications. This will support those new to qualification to help pick the right one.