Its Been a Busy Weekend for Canoeing!

Irish Canoe and Kayak Intervarsities 2017

The Irish Canoe and Kayak Intervarsities kicked off early on Friday morning (3rd Feb) with the first of 5 events. Students from across Ireland came to participate in their discipline, fighting to become an ‘Intervarsities Champion’. The athletes were enthusiastic throughout the weekend which saw great competition in canoe slalom, freestyle, whitewater, polo and long distance events. The weather was kind and the events was well organised. A huge thanks to Ulster University for hosting the event and well done to all of the competitors! Visit the CANI Facebook page to see all of the photos and videos captured at each of the events.


Shaw’s Bridge Canoe Slalom

Sunday 5th February also saw the return of the ‘Shaw’s Bridge Canoe Slalom’. There was competition from a wide variety of athletes and clubs which made for a great day of paddling. Congratulations to all those who competed in the Paddle4sport event and a massive Thank you to Newry and Mourne Sea-Kayaing and Canoe Club for a fantastic day. Check out the Newry and Mourne Sea- Kayaking and Canoe Club’s Facebook page for more!


2017 Canoe Kayak Intervarsities – Results

Slalom Results

Long Distance Results

Keep up to date with the more results as they are published by visiting the Kayak Intervarsities 2017 Facebook Page.


Check out some of the Videos shared this weekend!

Whitewater on the Roe – 2017 Intervarsities

Polo at Knockbracken Reservoir – 2017 Intervarsities

Slalom  – 2017 Shaw’s Bridge Canoe Slalom


Do you have photos or videos of any of the events from this weekend (3rd – 5th Feb)?

Make sure you tag @CanoeAssociationNI on Facebook and @GoCanoeing on Twitter!


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