News

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 […]

23
May
2008

CAAN are looking to interview people that have paddled any of the new canoe trails, Lower Bann Lough Neagh Blackwater Lough Erne if you would like to voice your opinion on the trails please contact Chris on 028 90306940 or email chris@countrysiderecreation.com

21
May
2008

What fantastic weather we’ve been having, it’s great! Check out www.go-canoeing.com events. Mobile Team Adventure have a busy summer planned with Summer Schemes, Canoe and Kayak Courses plus Sea Kayaking trips on Strangford Lough to see the Seals and other wildlife. Alternatively if you want to make a private booking to do an activity this […]

19
May
2008

The Brites Erne Canoe Rally is a not for profit – fun competitive canoeing/kayaking event open to all abilities and age groups. In an effort to try and attract people to Lough Erne and visit the New Lough Erne Canoe Trail Share have decided to resurrect the highly successful event. Working in Partnership with the […]