Junior Paddlefest is an inter-club, multi discipline event supported by Canoeing Ireland.
This Paddlesports weekend is aimed at juniors who wish to try some of the main Paddlesport disciplines – Freestyle, Marathon, Polo, Sprint, Slalom & Wildwater racing. This event allows Juniors to have fun with new friends, work on their paddling skills in a variety of different crafts and stretch their knowledge of paddling and connect them with clubs around Ireland.
All activities happen in a safe, fun and friendly, learning environment.
Clinics are run by suitably qualified Instructors and Coaches. To volunteer as an instructor: https://forms.gle/bQbTUM6DEeDyY36f9
To volunteer equipment for the event: https://forms.gle/rnvNdMXBYnZa9XKT9
PARTICIPANTS MUST BE MEMBERS OF CANOEING IRELAND
FOR DETAILS ABOUT GROUP BOOKINGS, PLEASE CONTACT firstname.lastname@example.org, GROUP BOOKINGS CLOSE 14 DAYS BEFORE EVENT
INDIVIDUAL BOOKINGS CLOSE 13/09/19
When is it on:
September 20th and 21st 2019
What are the aims:
- Introduce the juniors to different Paddling disciplines: Canoeing, Freestyle, Marathon, Polo, Seakayaking, Sprint, Slalom, Wildwater Racing.
- Improve paddling skill in their current discipline.
- Increase participation levels in the competitive disciplines
- Introduce juniors to discipline coaches .
- Encourage future growth of junior members in clubs around the country.
- Enjoyment and fun.
Where is it:
Hidden Valley Camping and Caravan Park – Rathdrum. This is a (very nice) camping and caravan park, with a big pond/small lake in the middle and the Avonmore River beside it.
Please Note that accommodation must be booked with Hidden Valley Directly, Tel; 086 727 2872
Please note that in the nature of the event, there will be photos and video taken during the weekend.
By booking into the event, you are agreeing to have photos and videos of the event to be taken and they may be used by Junior Paddlefest or its partners in future promotions.