March 2016

Killcullen Canoe Club Annual Ranking Race

Sunday, 24th April 2016 at 12 noon

Only suitable for experienced paddlers as river will be in flood


Long Course:  Ballymore Eustace to Kilcullen

Short Course:  Carnalway Bridge to Kilcullen

No Novice Race




Long Course Classes:                     Entries taken at Ballymore Eustace only


K1 Div 1, K1 Div 2,   Open K2, K1 Div 3,  K1 Div 4,  Ladies K1 Div4,  Open K2 / T2, Open Canadian (C2).   GP: Mens,  Ladies,  Boys(u18),  Girls(u18).



Short Course Classes:                     Entries taken at Carnalway only


Junior K1 Div 5,  Boys(u15),  Girls (u15).


Fees: Seniors – €10             Juniors – €5

  • ICU/CANI/BCU membership cards must be presented when entering.


  • Neither the organisers nor the ICU accept responsibility for any damage or loss to persons or equipment


  • ICU safety rules apply


If you require further information, please contact Kilcullen Canoe Club at, visit or check our Facebook page – Kilcullen Canoe Club

Celbridge Canoe Club Sponsored Paddle

Celbridge Paddlers

Grand Canal Paddle Plan

Celbridge Paddlers are running a sponsored paddle along the Grand Canal this coming weekend to raise money for the construction of a clubhouse. Also, please find attached the link to the event fund-raising page:

Waterways Ireland proud to support Club Champs

Waterways Ireland Head of Marketing and Communications, Sharon Lavin stated “Waterways Ireland is delighted to see how the infrastructure and facilities offered on the Shannon Blueway in Longford, has secured the “2016 Canoeing Ireland Club Championships” in Cloondara. Read more

Inclusive Adventure/Outdoor Activities Survey – Request

Please see link below to an online survey. This survey will assist CARA and the Inclusive Adventure Activities working group to support you and/or your organisation to enhance opportunities for people with disabilities so that they can lead an active and healthy lifestyle through inclusive adventure/outdoor activities.

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TDU ADM Notice 09/04/16

Training and development Unit AGM notice

Date: 9th April 2016

Time: 16:00

Location: Canoeing Ireland Training Centre, Strawberry beds, Lucan, Dublin

Closing date for Nominations: 26th of March 2016

Closing Date for Motions: 26th of March 2016

Agenda, motions and nominations will be published on the 2nd of April 2016

Motions and nominations need to be proposed and seconded by current TDU members.

All enquiries, motions and nominations to the TDU at

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The Loughs Agency has made a call for applications to the Sustainable Development Fund – a small grants programme. This call was for capital and other projects, including events.

Funding is offered at up to 75% and up to £7,500.

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