Return to Paddlesport - Updated advice and recommendations from CANI.

Return to Paddlesport – Updated advice and recommendations from CANI. 

Wednesday 8th July 2020 CANI welcome the latest update from the NI Executive and Sport NI for the further easing of restrictions for watersports.  Please take care to follow Northern Ireland specific guidance from the NI Executive and from CANI for paddlesport as other regions have different phases.  CANI has taken guidance from NI Executive, […]

NEW Introduction to Safeguarding eLearning

NEW Introduction to Safeguarding eLearning 

British Canoeing and the National Associations are committed to helping everyone in paddlesport accept their responsibility to safeguard children and adults at risk from harm and abuse and ensure appropriate training and education for coaches, leaders and deployers. It is essential that everyone has at least a basic understanding of what behaviour is appropriate, how […]

British Canoeing Awarding Body launch the NEW Performance Coach

British Canoeing Awarding Body launch the NEW Performance Coach 

British Canoeing Awarding Body is pleased to announce that the NEW Performance Coach Award is now available.  The Performance Coach Award is an ideal programme for intrinsically driven, experienced coaches, who want to get better at coaching the paddlers they work with, and for those who seek recognition that their delivery meets enhanced levels of […]

Become a Delivery Partner

Become a Delivery Partner 

NEW for 2021 Becoming a Delivery Partner gives you the opportunity to join a supportive scheme to help you develop and grow your paddlesports activity. Delivery Partners can choose from Bronze, Silver or Gold packages of support, depending on your organisations needs. Can I become a Delivery Partner? The scheme is open to businesses who […]

Recommendations for return to Paddlesport with CANI - Step 2

Recommendations for return to Paddlesport with CANI – Step 2 

Tuesday 23rd June 2020 CANI welcome the latest update on Friday 12th June from the NI Executive and Sport NI for the further easing of restrictions for watersports. Sport NI have stated that, in their view we are at Step 2 of the Sport NI Framework for outdoor sports activity. Please take care to follow […]

NEW British Canoeing Leadership Provider Application

NEW British Canoeing Leadership Provider Application 

Thank you for taking an interest in the New Leadership awards and becoming a Provider. We currently have 30 experienced Leadership Providers that deliver British Canoeing Leadership Training and Assessment Courses across Northern Ireland. We need to recruit Providers to support our delivery aspirations and support the increase in demand we expect for these fantastic […]

British Canoeing announces the NEW Leadership Awards suite

British Canoeing announces the NEW Leadership Awards suite 

British Canoeing has today announced the launch of the new Leadership Awards which aim to create more opportunities for people to paddle by increasing the number of qualified leaders. The new Leadership Awards suite will align to the British Canoeing Educational Philosophy and support leaders to run safe, quality, enjoyable trips, based on their group’s […]

CANI’s current recommendations for Paddlesport Activity

CANI’s current recommendations for Paddlesport Activity 

CANI’s current recommendations for Paddlesport Activity, inline with the NI Executive’s current recommendations. (Wednesday 20th May 2020) CANI recognise that these are challenging times for us all and our first priority is the safety and health of everyone, as we do our level best to stop the spread of the virus. We really appreciate the […]

Waterways Ireland Update on Waterways

Waterways Ireland Update on Waterways 

For the latest update on paddlesport activity on the waterways of Waterways Ireland , please click here.

Safeguarding Announcement – 1st May 2020 Changes to Safeguarding Training Requirements

Safeguarding Announcement – 1st May 2020 Changes to Safeguarding Training Requirements 

British Canoeing and the National Associations are committed to helping everyone in paddlesport accept their responsibility to safeguard children and adults at risk from harm and abuse and ensure appropriate training and education for coaches, leaders and deployers. It is commonly acknowledged in the sporting environment that it is best practice to keep coaches and leaders […]