|2015 European Games - Baku
The first edition of the European Games is set to take place in Baku, Azerbaijan from the 12th to the 28th June 2015. To find out more details about this historic competition you can check out the website here, as well as reading the first newsletter about the event.
|WARNING ON FOOD SUPPLEMENTS LINKED TO LIVER DISORDERS
Consumers are being warned today not to take a number of food supplements that can pose serious health risks and that have been identified for sale in the Irish retail sector and through online sources. The Food Safety Authority Ireland (FSAI) and the Irish Medicines Board (IMB) today jointly stated that four products: OxyELITE Pro Super Thermo capsules; OxyELITE Pro Ultra-Intense Thermo capsules; OxyELITE Pro Super Thermo powder and VERSA-1 should not be purchased or taken by consumers.
You can read full information on this here
| C1 Women’s Canoe Events Proposed for Tokyo Olympics 15th November 2013
At the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Board of Directors meeting in Lima, Peru, motions were carried to support the inclusion of C1 Women Canoe Slalom and C1 Women 200m Canoe Sprint at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, and to guarantee complete gender equity across both Olympic disciplines (Sprint and Slalom) by the 2024 Olympic Games.
Full information on this can be read here
Check out the latest update from Paddlesurf Ireland here to read all about their most recent events.
For further information about Paddlesurf Ireland, make sure to check out www.paddlesurf.ie for further details of how to get started with Paddlesurf and make the most of the waves!
|Wildwater Sprint Race
This weekends Boyne Descent has unfortunately been cancelled due to safety concerns. For further information check out our Facebook page and please pass on the information.
However, with all this water about, it's never been a better time to try your hand at Wildwater Racing!
The next Wildwater Sprint race is due to take place on November 3rd on the Aghade.
See the race flyer here!
|Kilcullen Marathon Race
The annual Robertstown marathon race will take place this Sunday (October 20th) on the Grand Canal.
For start times and further race information, please click here.
|STATEMENT ON BEHALF OF SPORT IN IRELAND
The Federation of Irish Sport have released the following statement in relation to the Budget 2014 and its cuts to Sports Funding
|Canoe Sprint AGM 2013
|Job opportunity with CANI
The Canoe Association of Northern Ireland are looking to employ a Talent Officer.
If you are interested in this position you can follow the link below for further information, as well as to the application form.
|Official Results to the 54th International Liffey Descent
The official results to this years 54th International Liffey Descent can be found here.
Once again, a huge thank you to all competitors, spectators, sponsors and volunteers for helping in the continued success of this event.