Active Awards for Sport

Active Awards for Sport 

Just to make you aware that the latest round of the Active Awards for Sport Programme has now opened. www.sportni.net/funding/our-funding-programmes/active-awards-for-sport As before, whilst applications will be assessed on their ability to deliver against the priorities identified below, coach education/CPD is an eligible activity and therefore may be of interest to you. However, those working on […]

CANI Coach and Paddler Development Conference 2015

CANI Coach and Paddler Development Conference 2015 

CANI had its first Coach and Paddler Development Conference at Tollymore National Outdoor Centre on Saturday 21st and Sunday22nd February 2015. The Coach and Paddler Development Conference was delivered by highly experienced experts designed to assist and educate coaches and paddlers and allow them to gain more knowledge. A total of 24 people took part […]

Performance Surf Coach Weekend

Performance Surf Coach Weekend 

The weekend of 7th and 8th March was an important one for the CANI Surf Development and Talent Squad, and their Lead Coach Marty McCann. As part of the Performance Coach Development Programme, a visit had been organised to welcome Edu Etxeberria from San Sebastián in the Basque Country to Northern Ireland, in order for […]

Kilcullen Slalom results

Kilcullen Slalom results 

KIL RESULTS JAN 2015

Paddle-Ability Foundation Module

Paddle-Ability Foundation Module 

Outdoor Recreation NI and Canoe Association Northern Ireland are delighted to be able to offer the British Canoeing Paddle-Ability Foundation module again this year. It is an excellent opportunity for individuals within Northern Ireland to take part in this new recognised British Canoeing accredited course that provides an introduction to teaching individuals with disabilities essential […]

North West Coaching Awards 2014

North West Coaching Awards 2014 

        North West Coaching Awards 2014 Supporting Information This section gives descriptions of the award categories, together with key evidence the judging panel will look for when making its decision. These descriptions are particularly useful when completing the nomination forms. Awards for Coaches These awards are for individual coaches who have shown outstanding […]

First Step Open Canoeing Skills (Women Only)

First Step Open Canoeing Skills (Women Only) 

Course Date Saturday 14th Mar, 2015 – Saturday 14th Mar, 2015 Our ‘First Step’ courses are aimed at newcomers and are an ideal way to get a taste of life afloat. By the end of the course you should be paddling your canoe confidently in sheltered water, have a good understanding of the principles of […]

Consultation for the Development of an Equality Action Plan

Consultation for the Development of an Equality Action Plan 

CONSULTATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN EQUALITY ACTION PLAN CANI is fully committed to the principles of equality of opportunity and aims to ensure that everyone has a genuine and equal opportunity to participate in Paddlesport at all levels and in all roles of the sport. As part of this commitment, CANI is currently working […]

Salford Academic Takes on Olympic Task

Salford Academic Takes on Olympic Task 

  An academic from the University of Salford has been chosen to lead a prestigious online course in sports and media run by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Professor Andy Miah, who was made the new Chair in Science Communication and Future Media at the University of Salford in October last year, has launched the […]

Development of a Canoe Club in the Newcastle, Castlewellan, Down and Mournes Area

Development of a Canoe Club in the Newcastle, Castlewellan, Down and Mournes Area 

Just a quick reminder about the paddle on Sunday 25th January. The plan will be to meet at 10am at the Carpark Facing Dundrum Inner Bay (the car park is on the right hand side of the main road, just after the turn off for Maghera if you are travelling from Dundrum to Newcastle). If […]