The 2015 World Championships are now under way...... Best of luck to the entire Team! Hannah Craig, Aisling Conlan, Caoimhe O'Ferrall, Jake Cochrane, Liam Jegou, Sam Curtis, Elliott Davidson and Cade Ryan. You can follow the event on www.123result.com
A bitter disappointment yesterday for Hannah Craig after having missed out on 16th place and semi-final qualification in Run 1 by one pole touch. The World Championships and Olympic Qualifier started today at 11.07 for Liam Jegou and the rest of the team will be racing tomorrow. For Live feeds see below: http://www.canoeicf.com/event/2015-icf-canoe-slalom-world-championships https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNxxugtPK7Q&list=PLWpi79GxUJdaxmSvEdhoc9t4PCTfxgT6e&index=2
Taxi drivers paddled from Ireland to Scotland on Sit on tops last week to raise funds for the annual "special children's day out" convoy of taxis running through the city centre at noon yesterday, even the lord mayor turned up.
The closing date to enter the 56th Liffey Descent race is fast approaching. Please see here for the form: https://www.canoe.ie/liffey-descent-2015-2/. Please email all applications to email@example.com. The Closing date for all entry forms still holds at the 16th September.
The Irish Sports Council have now created our Volunteer Support Programme schedule and all courses/seminars are live for registration. As you can imagine it has been a difficult task to meet everyone’s needs regarding courses and locations. In an attempt to address these Regional needs The Irish Sports Council have created the following schedule: http://www.irishsportscouncil.ie/OD-Change/Organisational-Capability-Building/Learning-Support-Services/Volunteer-Training-/ [...]
Check out the latest advert from the Irish Sports council highlighting all the Trailways open to people around Ireland. https://vimeo.com/138325788
Junior Paddlefest would not be possible with out the incredible support of the volunteer instructors and coaches but also the incredible generosity people demonstrate in lending equipment to the event for the weekend. As the juniors who take part in the event don't have boats for every discipline available over 300 boats are required to [...]
Seriously well done to Patrick O'Leary on a bronze medal today at the Rio olympic and Paralympic test event in men's K1 200m KL3 Massive achievement!
To all the Liffey paddlers, Canoeing Ireland have been informed by the Leixlip waste water plant that they are doing testing today on the system and there will be green dye flowing down the Liffey River over the next few hours. The dye will be well diluted by the time it flows past the training [...]