Terms and Conditions


Access to and use of this web site are subject to the following terms and conditions. Please read and consider them carefully. By proceeding past the home page you agree to comply with them.

This website is provided according to and is governed by Irish law. By accessing or viewing any of the information provided in this website, you are accepting that Irish law applies to this website and that Irish courts have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute which may arise in any way in relation to this web site and its contents. If you choose not to accept the applicability of Irish law and the exclusive jurisdiction of Irish courts, please leave this website now.

This website is provided for information purposes only. Information appearing in the pages of this website is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as and does not constitute an offer, invitation, representation or warranty by or on behalf of Canoeing Ireland.

Please note that you access and use this web site at your own risk. Canoeing Ireland does not accept liability for any loss or damage of whatsoever nature including, but not limited, to indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential losses or damages, or for any expenses arising out of, or in connection with the use or inability to use this website, or in connection with any error, omission, defect, computer virus or system failure, or loss of any profit, business, contracts, revenue, anticipated savings, goodwill or reputation arising out of or in connection with the access of, use of, performance of, browsing in or linking to other websites from this website.

If you have any questions about the Terms or the Data Protection Policy, please contact us at Canoeing Ireland, Irish Sport HQ, National Sports Campus, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. Canoeing Ireland is a company limited by guarantee, registered in Dublin.

Subject to you having agreed with and continuing to comply with these Terms, Canoeing Ireland grants you a personal, revocable and non-transferable licence to access and use this website. Canoeing Ireland reserves the right to terminate your access to this website at any time and without notice.

Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms are reserved.

Minimum Age Policy

If you are 16 or under you may browse our website but you should always seek parental /guardian approval before purchasing an item or becoming a member.

Visitor conduct and material

You may not, via this website, participate in any activities which are illegal, offensive or abusive or which infringe the rights of third parties. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the website any material: that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, in breach of confidence, in breach of privacy; or for which you have not obtained all necessary licences and/or approvals; or which constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise be contrary to the law of or infringe the rights of any third party, in any country in the world; or which is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data).

Other than personally identifiable information, which is covered under our Data Protection Policy, any material you transmit or post to the website shall be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. Canoeing Ireland shall have no obligations with respect to such material. Canoeing Ireland and its designees shall be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use such material and all data, images, sounds, text and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes. With that in mind, Canoeing Ireland is compliant with all recommended GDPR regulations.

Links on this website

Links to third party websites and details of third party services on this website are provided solely for your convenience and Canoeing Ireland does not control and is not responsible for such third parties, their products, services and / or websites including availability of use and content of such. Canoeing Ireland has not reviewed or evaluated any third party products, services or websites and does not in any way endorse or make any representations about such or about the third party providers. If you use a third party link, you leave this website and if you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this website, or use any of the third party products or services displayed on it, you do so entirely at your own risk.

Canoeing Ireland may distribute content supplied by third parties on this website. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers or any other users of this website, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not Canoeing Ireland.

Links to this website

If you would like to link to this website, you may only do so on the basis that you link to, but do not replicate, the home page of this website, and subject to the following conditions:

  • you do not remove, distort or otherwise alter the size or appearance of the Canoeing Ireland logo;
  • you do not create a frame or any other browser or border environment around this website;
  • you do not in any way represent or imply that Canoeing Ireland is endorsing any products other than its own;
  • you do not misrepresent your relationship with Canoeing Ireland;
  • you do not present any false information about Canoeing Ireland;
  • you do not in any way infringe the intellectual property rights of Canoeing Ireland or its licensors;
  • you do not link from a website that is not owned by you;
  • your website does not contain content that is distasteful, offensive, or infringes any intellectual property rights or other rights of any person or otherwise does not comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

Canoeing Ireland expressly reserves the right to revoke the right granted above for breach of these terms and to take any action it deems appropriate. You shall fully indemnify Canoeing Ireland for any loss or damage suffered by Canoeing Ireland, either directly or indirectly, for breach of the above terms or any other part of these Terms.

Amendments to the terms

Canoeing Ireland reserves the right to amend the contents of this website, including these Terms, from time to time or to suspend or discontinue the website. Therefore, you should acquaint yourself with the Terms (and possible amendments to such) each time you visit this website

Disclaimer and limitation of liability

While Canoeing Ireland endeavours to ensure that the information on the website is correct, Canoeing Ireland does not warrant the accuracy and completeness of the material on the website. Canoeing Ireland may make changes to the material on the website, at any time without notice. The material on the website may be out of date, and Canoeing Ireland makes no commitment to update such material.

This website is available to all users “as is” without any representation or warranties of any kind, either express or implied. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Canoeing Ireland provides you with the website on the basis that Canoeing Ireland excludes all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms (including, without limitation, the conditions implied by law of merchantability/satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and the use of reasonable care and skill which, but for this legal notice, might have effect in relation to the website).

Canoeing Ireland, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering the website), and any of Canoeing Ireland’s companies and the officers, directors, employees, members or agents of any of them, exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money, or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interruption, and whether in tort (including without limitation negligence), contract or otherwise) in connection with the website in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the website, any websites linked to the website or the material on such websites, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing the website or your downloading of any material from the website or any websites linked to the website.

Place of venue for any disputes in connection with this website, is Ireland. These Terms are governed by the laws of the jurisdiction, and disputes are to be escalated to Canoeing Ireland’s head office.

To the extent that there are any gaps in these terms of use or that any of their provisions are or become ineffective, the effectiveness of the remaining provisions shall not be affected thereby.


Any waiver of these Terms must be in writing and signed by Canoeing Ireland to be valid. A waiver of any provision hereunder shall not operate as a waiver of any other provision, or a continuing waiver of the same provision in the future.

Browsers are advised that the website is subject to change and will be updated from time to time without notice been given to users. Browsers should note that Canoeing Ireland may at any time without giving notice to browsers shut down the website. Websites may be tampered with by unauthorised persons and accordingly, browsers should view the information provided as indicative only and subject to confirmation by our staff.

These Terms represent the entire understanding and agreement between you and Canoeing Ireland relating to use of this website, and supersede any and all prior statements, understandings, and agreements whether written or oral between you and Canoeing Ireland relating to use of this website, and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by you and Canoeing Ireland.


We welcome your feedback about these Terms, the Data Protection Policy or this website. Please contact us on info@canoe.ie with any comments.