Canoeing Ireland is pleased to welcome Jon Mackey to the key role of Training and Development Officer.  Jon, currently the Chairperson of Wild Water Kayak Club, is a level 3 Canoeing Ireland Instructor, as well as a Kickboxing Ireland National Coach. 

Jon will align his considerable experience in coaching, development and organisation with his passion for sport when he takes up the post early in January 2018. 


Paddy Boyd, CEO of Canoeing Ireland, said ”Canoeing Ireland was delighted with the quality of applicants for this important position.  Jon will play a key role in delivering the goals and targets identified in the Strategic Plan and the board and staff look forward to working closely with him.”