Blueway 10k Events 20th August 2016

Challenge yourself this year and join the Blueway 10K initiative, the Blueway 10K events on the 20th August mark the completion of the twelve week programme run over the summer of 2016. Participants from around the country have been training hard for twelve weeks learning new skills, meeting new friends whilst getting fit and healthy.

If you did not take part in the twelve week programme and you still wish to take part in the Blueway 10K events do not worry.  If you are an active paddler with your own gear, you can register for the final event and take part in a location near you today, check out the 7 event locations below and challenge yourself this year in a new and unique way.

Register for a Blueway 10K event here.

You’ll find all the information you need on the Blueway 10K events on the 20th August below.

 

Dublin South (Grand Canal)

 

​Start: Celbridge Paddlers
​Finish: Celbridge Paddlers
Times: ​Registration @ 10.00am ​Start @ 12.00am ​Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

​Celbridge Paddlers ​Neil Fleming ​+353 (0) 86 852 4341

 

Dublin North (Royal Canal)

 

​Start: Leixlip at Louisa Bridge
​Finish: 12th Lock Pub Carpark
Times: ​Registration @ 10.00am ​Start @ 12.00am ​Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

​Wild Water Kayak Club ​Rachel Molloy +353 (0) 87 217 0831
Canoeing Ireland Centre ​James O’ Reilly +353 (0) 86 190 2229
​Salmon Leap Canoe Club Tom Egan ​+353 (0) 87 257 1952

 

​Limerick (Shannon)

 

​Start: Shannon Rowing Club at Annacotty
​Finish: St Michaels Rowing Club in Limerick City
Times: ​Registration @ 10.00am ​Start @ 12.00am ​Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

​Limerick Kayak Club Keith Bickford +353 (0) 86 366 1946
Get West Paul Austin +353 (0) 85 108 9950
My Next Adventure Mike Jones ​+353 (0) 87 292 4738
​The Kayaking Company ​Neil Slevin ​+353 (0) 85 840 1887

 

Galway (Lough Derg)

 

​Start: Portumna Beach
​Finish: Portumna Beach
Times: ​Registration @ 11.00am ​Start @ 12.00am ​Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

​Galway Kayak Club John Gallagher +353 (0) 87 626 6544
Burren OEC Joanne Mc Inerneyy +353 (0) 65 707 5066
Corrib Canoe Bradley Skidmore ​+353 (0) 85 161 6220
Lough Derg Water Sports Reben Noyce ​+353 (0) 86 873 9242

 

​Fermanagh (Erne)

 

​Start: Enniskillen
​Finish: Enniskillen
Times: ​Registration @ 10.00am ​Start @ 12.00am ​Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

​Adventure Gently Adrienne Diamond +353 (0) 85 182 1547 (this provider uses Canadian Canoes)
Gartan OEC Marty McCann +353 (0) 74 913 7032
Tanagh OEC Miche Forester ​+353 (0) 49 555 2988
Sligo Kayak Club Liam Seery ​+353 (0) 87 250 6054

 

Kilkenny (Barrow)

 

​Start: Graiguenamagh
​Finish: Graiguenamagh
Times: ​Registration @ 10.00am ​Start @ 12.00am ​Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

Kilkenny Aqua Canoe Club Paul Murphy +353 (0) 87 622 0908
Go Paddle Susan Doyle +353 (0) 86 390 5642

 

Cork (Bantry Blueway)

 

​Start: Bantry
​Finish: Bantry
Times: ​Registration @ 10.00am ​Start @ 12.00pm Finish @ 3.00pm
Contact:

Phoneix Kayak Club Evan Roberts +353 (0) 86 600 4091

Register for a Blueway 10K event here.