The Junior Liffey Descent is back! After a couple of years off the racing calendar it is fantastic to see the Junior Liffey make its return. Entries are open now so make sure to get registered and get back on the start line for one of the best junior races on the calendar. Entries can be found below.

This years race takes place on Saturday 21st May, starting at Salmon Leap Canoe Club, and making its way to the new finish line at the Canoe Centre in Palmerstown. The race will start at 12pm, with bib collection at Salmon Leap CC from 10:30-11:30am.

Important Notes

  • You must be a registered member of Canoeing Ireland to enter the Junior Liffey Descent.
  • Entries will be done through the Canoeing Ireland Membership Database.
  • Please ensure your membership details on the database are correct including your date of birth before completing the entry form.

For full details on the Junior Liffey Descent categories and for more race information please see the Junior Liffey page on our website –

Entries are now open. Junior Liffey Descent Sat 21st May. 12pm

A big thank to the Canoe Centre in Palmerstown for providing an excellent set up for the finish line area.