World Surf Kayaking Championships riding high on success

World Surf Kayaking Championships riding high on success 

October saw one of the most spectacular World Surf Kayaking Championships ever held in the competition’s history which spans over 20 years. Over 130 competitors from 15 countries across the globe took to the magnificent waves of the Atlantic Ocean at Portrush in Northern Ireland – and conditions, camaraderie and competitors did not disappoint. This was the first time the competition – which ran from Friday 21st to […]

Méabh Lynch - Surf Kayaker - Profiles in Paddlesports

Méabh Lynch – Surf Kayaker – Profiles in Paddlesports 

As we highlighted in our previous Women in Paddlesports articles. CANI believes that a diverse membership and participation base makes for a more enjoyable experience for all, and our current members – including women and men of all ages – come from a wide range of backgrounds. But research shows that significantly fewer women take […]

Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson’s – Canadian Paddling Trip 

  1) Can you give us a bit of background on your paddling to date? I got my first introduction to paddling about 9 years ago when I began studying at Jordanstown although it was another 2 years before I was converted from rock climber to paddler! I then set out to give any kind […]

CAPS Capital Day Out For The Girls!!

CAPS Capital Day Out For The Girls!! 

My name is Zoe Moreland and I am a 38 year old housewife and mother of two. I am also a member of County Antrim Paddle Sports (C.A.P.S) Club.  Canoeing is not my passion it’s my husbands, and until recently my role had involved helping to lift boats, play taxi, feeding, dressing kids etc and […]

Women in Paddlesport - Marion O

Women in Paddlesport – Marion O’Dornan Paddler Profile 

As we highlighted in our previous Women in Paddlesports article. CANI believes that a diverse membership and participation base makes for a more enjoyable experience for all, and our current members – including women and men of all ages – come from a wide range of backgrounds. But research shows that significantly fewer women take […]

Women in Paddlesport - Joan Breen Paddler Profile

Women in Paddlesport – Joan Breen Paddler Profile 

CANI believes that a diverse membership and participation base makes for a more enjoyable experience for all, and our current members – including women and men of all ages – come from a wide range of backgrounds. But research shows that significantly fewer women take part in all sports and physical activity as compared to […]