|Canoe Sprint Ireland 2014 Selection Policy
You can download the Canoeing Ireland 2014 Sprint Selection Policy here
|Wildwater Sprint & Classic Races on the River Mourne
We're coming close to the end of the Wildwater Racing Series for this year but thankfully the Wildwater Committee aren't finished just yet!
The next Wildwater Race will be held on the Mourne on the 15th & 16th March 2014. This race will be used as basis for National Team Selections and is not one to be missed out on! Saturday will play host to the Sprint Wildwater Race, while Sunday will see competitors take part in the Classic Wildwater Race.
Check out the race posters here & here for further information.
|Surf Training Weekend as part of Club Champs
Just a reminder that that the Paddlesurf Training Weekend being run in conjunction with the Club Championship Event is due to take place this weekend (March 8th & 9th) down in Tramore Strand in Waterford.
You can find the application form for this weekend and all others at the link below:
Finally, we'd just like to offer a huge thanks to Robert & Karen White of Clashganny House (www.clashgannyhouse.com) for all the assistance & provisions they provided over the course of the Slalom Training Weekend. Absolutely stellar food and definitely somewhere we'll be revisiting!
|Oileáin a Dó! Book Launch - Friday 7th March 2014
Great Outdoors are hosting the launch of 'Oileáin', a comprehensive guide to the Irish islands, this Friday, 7th March 2014!
If you're interested in attending the launch drop an e-mail to the lads in Great Outdoors or www.oileain.org.
Check out the invite to the event below for further info
|Three Time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch to retire
Canoeing Ireland would like to wish Three Time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch all the best in his retirement.
Please see here for Eoin's full statement.
Eoin has been a dedicated and passionate athlete with Canoe Slalom Ireland for more than eighteen years, and has achieved some fantastic results during this time. Eoin served as a great representative for Irish Sport in three consecutive Olympic Games (Athens, Beijing & London), achieved a 4th place finish in the Beijing Olympics and a Gold Medal in the 2005 World Cup in La Seu D’Urgell, Spain.
However, we are delighted to announce that Eoin will continue his role as National Coach to U23 and Junior Canoe Slalom Squads.
|Instructor CPD & Up skilling Workshops 8th & 9th March
The Training & Development Unit are running a great initiative with a whole series of Instructor CPD’s as part of the upcoming TDU AGM on the 8th of March. The CPD’s are open to qualified and trainee instructors and are being run over the whole weekend on the 8th & 9th March 2014 across a range of topics aimed at Level 2, 3 and 4 instructors. The CPD’s will also count as meeting assessment pre-requirements for trainee instructors logging hours. More details and booking information can be found by consulting the training & assessment calendar or by visiting the TDU website here.
4 Weeks to go until Paddlefest 2014
For more information on this great event and how to book follow the link http://goo.gl/pYggOE
Paddlefest is also looking for volunteers to help run the event
Food and accommodation will be provided as well as reasonable fuel costs.
If you are interested in helping out please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|2014 International Liffey Descent
Saturday OCTOBER 4th 2014
The start time will be 11am from the K club in Straffan, finishing in the Garda Boat Club.
Entries will open at the end of March. Date change is due to clash with ICF world marathon championships in the USA.
|Easter and Summer kayak camps 2014
Now taking bookings for our Easter and Summer Junior Kayak Camps 2014
For more details visit our Junior Pages here
|Adult Introductory Kayaking 2014
We are now taking bookings for our 2014 Introductory Kayaking Courses.
For a limited time we are offering 3 for the price of 2 on our Adult Introductory Courses only
for more details.