Paddler Safety Warning for Six Mile Water Canoe Trail.

Paddler Safety Warning for Six Mile Water Canoe Trail. 

On the Six Mile River both sets of canoe steps (access and egress) at the Salmon Leap Bridge, have been damaged and are therefore cordoned off and out of use. Until such times as the water levels drop to suitable levels in order to repair, they will remain closed. Please be careful and avoid as […]

CANI Office Holiday Arrangements

CANI Office Holiday Arrangements 

Siobhan is on holiday from the 10th to the 24th August so if you have any CANI queries please phone Rodger Hamilton on his mobile.

Environment Fund - Water Quality Improvement Strand

Environment Fund – Water Quality Improvement Strand 

Minister Poots has announced an £150,000 Water Quality Improvement strand of the Environmental Challenge Fund Competition, to support water quality projects across Northern Ireland. The Fund is available for not-for-profit organisations and Councils to deliver on water quality priorities across Northern Ireland. It is envisaged that the majority of grant awards will be between £5,000 […]

Summer Coaching Opportunity

Summer Coaching Opportunity 

Gortin Outdoor Activity Cente is currently seeking expressions of interest for qualified canoe instructors (Level 1 or above) for supporting delivery of taster sessions at Gortin Lakes on an ad hoc basis (April- September). There would also be the opportunity for delivery of other outdoor activities at the centre. Please either contact us by phone […]

Queen Honours Antrim Paddle Coach.

Queen Honours Antrim Paddle Coach. 

Huge CANI Congratulations to Scout Leader, Leslie Carswell from Ballymena who has been granted a British Empire Medal in the New Years Honours List for his voluntary services to Scouts canoeing in County Antrim.

Free 8 week watersports and Personal Development Course starts Saturday 2nd.

Free 8 week watersports and Personal Development Course starts Saturday 2nd. 

Contact Una for more information and to book your place ASAP on 07743575969 Course commences with Team building event on the Ninja Warrior Course at “We are Vertigo” transport included from Toome House. Try something new this year and Gain your OCN level 1.

 

CANI is closed from the 23rd December to the 2nd January for Annual Holidays

Mourne Race 2019

Mourne Race 2019 

Foyle Paddlers make waves at the Mourne White Water Race! Sunday past witnessed a slight increase on previous year’s entries. At least 56 paddlers from North and South competed in a range of boat categories over the usual 6.5 mile Newtownstewart Bridge to Sion Mills weir course. The participants, who represented clubs from throughout Ireland, […]

Paddle of Light 2019

Paddle of Light 2019 

Ok so its time to get your boats decorated and illuminated and your voices primed and join Causeway Coast Canoe and Kayak Club at the The Cutts on the River Bann at 4.00pm this Saturday 14th December 2019!! This established paddle is a vibrant, sonorous display to highlight and remember the paddlers we have lost […]

Course Authorisations Procedure-Nov 2019

Course Authorisations Procedure-Nov 2019 

As the Office email is only being monitored during November while the Administrator is on annual leave, please copy Rodger Hamilton in on all requests for Course Authorisations for the month of November 2019. Many thanks for your patience