Canoe.ie News

East Coast Sea Kayakers present Freya Hoffmeister

In case you hadn’t heard of her, Freya Hoffmeister will be in Ireland on a whistle stop tour.

Please circulate to the kayaking clubs in the greater Dublin region and lets generate some interest within the kayaking fraternity.

A direct link to the bookings is shown below

Buy tickets for Freya Hoffmeister – THINK BIGGER ! at Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Square, Rotunda, Dublin 1., Mon 19 February 2018

 

 

Buy tickets for Freya Hoffmeister – THINK BIGGER ! at Teachers Club, 36 …

Buy tickets for Freya Hoffmeister – THINK BIGGER ! at Teachers Club, 36 Parnell Square, Rotunda, Dublin 1., Mon …

Canoe Sprint AGM

*****REMINDER*****

Canoe Sprint Ireland AGM

As already posted  on the Canoe sprint Facebook, the Committee of Canoe Sprint Ireland, will hold their Annual General Meeting on Saturday February 3rd, 2018 at 7.30 PM. The Location will be Springfield Hotel Leixlip.

Any Motions/Proposals to be considered must be emailed to canoesprintireland@gmail.com by 7.00pm January 26th, 2018.

Agenda and additional information to follow.

Exciting times – Clonmel Hub Coordinator Role

Tipperary Sports Partnership & Canoeing Ireland

Clonmel Hub Coordinator/Canoeing officer

(5 days a week, one year contract)

Canoeing Ireland and Tipperary Sports Partnership are seeking a Sports Hub Coordinator / Canoeing Project Officer.  This post will be integral to the development and implementation of a comprehensive plan to promote, attract and develop sustainable usage of the Outdoor Community Sports Hub on the River Suir in Tipperary and canoeing nationally.

The ideal candidate will have canoeing and a participation background, with knowledge of sport in Ireland and at least 3 years’ relevant experience.

Contract Type: 1 Year full time

Salary: €30,649

Location: Tipperary Sports Partnership Offices, Ballingarrane House, Cahir Road, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary,

Interested applicants should send a CV outlining your qualifications and experience, a letter outlining your suitability and match to the requirements, together with the names and contact details of two people (Relatives or friends will not be accepted) who can comment on your suitability for this position (including your current or most recent employer). Referees will not be contacted without your permission.

Applicants should be sent to development@canoe.ie or by post to Canoeing Ireland, Irish Sport HQ, National Sports Campus, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 2nd February 2018

Canoeing Ireland is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be treated in strictest confidence.

Successful candidates will only be offered the position subject to satisfactory Garda Vetting and completion of Safeguarding requirements.

Hub Coordinator – Canoeing Officer Job Advert 2018

C1 Canoeing Workshop – 24th February 2018

Canoeing Ireland and the Irish Slalom Committee are delighted to invite paddlers to a C1 canoeing workshop coached by a number of athletes who’ve represented Ireland internationally.

C1 is a category of canoeing where paddlers kneel in a boat with a single bladed paddle and these boats can be found across all the disciplines. Ireland traditionally has a great history of this discipline abroad in in competition.

Wild Water Racing and Canoe Slalom C1 will be the focus of the day. The event will take place in Wild Water Canoe Club on Saturday the 24th of February starting at 10am and finishing around 4pm. The workshop is open to all ages and abilities! Boats and Paddles will be provided and there is no charge for the day. Anyone interested please contact Robert Hendrick –roberthendrick.rh@gmail.com for more information.

Coaching Children Programme

We will be running a Coaching Children Programme for a 4 week period beginning on Monday, 19th February. It’s a great opportunity for coaches & volunteers to gain knowledge in this area.  The workshops will take place over 4 Monday’s from 6.30pm – 9.30pm in The Samuel Beckett Civic Campus Ballyogan.

If  you could please share the attached poster with your clubs, services and contacts it would be greatly appreciated.

Please note places are limited & the cost is a onetime offer.

To reserve your place on the course please contact sportspartnership@dlrcoco.ie or call 01-2719502.

 

Below is an outline of the programme;

Coaching Ireland have developed 4 modules, specifically to provide particpants with a better understanding of children’s sport and physical activity and best ways to optimise children’s enjoyment, participation and positive outcomes.

Workshop 1: Coaching Children Successfully in Sport – An Introduction for Coaches.

Workshop 2:  Child-Centred Coaching – Understanding Child Development & Learning and its Impact on How We Coach.

Workshop 3:  Developing Physical Literacy through Sport 1 – Coaching Children to Move.

Workshop 4:  Developing Physical Literacy through Sport 2.

Kind Regards,

Rachel.

Rachel Sinnott | Community Sports Development Officer |Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Sports Partnership.
County Hall, Marine Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland.
T +353 1 271 9507

www.dlrsportspartnership.ie