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Awards Scheme Review 2020

After extensive liaison with the Irish paddlesport community, Canoeing Ireland are pleased to publish our 2020 Awards Scheme Review. Brian Ogilvie, President, welcomed the publication of the Awards Scheme Review and commented “This is the result of many months of consultation, dialogue and analysis with a wide range of stakeholders. The completion of the [...]

By |2020-06-01T18:39:33+01:00June 1st, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Awards Scheme Review 2020

Bridge the Gap Website Page

Canoeing Ireland are delighted to unveil the new Bridge the Gap web page. We aim keep you informed and up to date on the fantastic work being done by the programme and our ambassadors we have developed a page for all things women in paddle sport in Ireland. This page features each of the [...]

By |2020-05-24T16:45:14+01:00May 24th, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Bridge the Gap Website Page

Training Center River Access

Further to Return to Paddling guidelines Phase 1  it will be possible to get back on the water in small groups (max 4) from  Monday 18th May.  Currently  there is limited access to the Liffey as a number of the usual access points are closed e.g. Strawberry Hall ,Wrens Nest carpark and at a regular get [...]

By |2020-05-22T16:12:49+01:00May 22nd, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Training Center River Access

Canoeing Ireland Instructor Registration

Canoeing Ireland is introducing a pilot scheme for Instructor registration in order to enhance communication and services to Instructors and to assist with the promotion of canoeing in all its forms.  The aim of this Scheme is to consolidate our relationship with Instructors, clubs and Activity Providers through a phased increase in services [...]

By |2020-05-20T18:14:58+01:00May 20th, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Canoeing Ireland Instructor Registration

Canoeing Ireland Strategic Plan 2021-2023 – Invite to Consultation

The Board and CEO of Canoeing Ireland invite members and stakeholders to contribute to the preparation of our new Strategic Plan. The plan will set out the continued strategic development of paddlesports over the period 2021-2023. The initial design phase for the Strategic Plan commenced earlier this year with the establishment of a steering [...]

By |2020-05-18T14:30:02+01:00May 18th, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Canoeing Ireland Strategic Plan 2021-2023 – Invite to Consultation

Return to Paddling Guidelines

In advance of the upcoming return phases issued by the Government of Ireland, Canoeing Ireland would like to offer guidance to our members and clubs on what each of these phases means for paddlesports. And to remind our member that these phases are being implemented as a result of people’s compliance with the current [...]

By |2020-05-16T11:32:11+01:00May 13th, 2020|Canoe.ie News, Safety Guidelines|Comments Off on Return to Paddling Guidelines

New Canoe Slalom Development Coach

Canoeing Ireland would like to welcome Olympian, Hannah Craig to our coaching team. Hannah will be taking up the role of Talent Development Coach for canoe slalom. Hannah brings a wealth of experience to the role and we look forward to working with her as we set our path towards Paris in 2024 and LA [...]

By |2020-04-28T09:05:04+01:00April 28th, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on New Canoe Slalom Development Coach

Message from the Board – Canoeing Ireland AGM

Dear Members, I hope that you and your families are keeping well during these extraordinary and unprecedented times.  I would like to especially acknowledge the dedication and commitment of our staff, committees and volunteers who continue to work albeit from their homes to keep Canoeing Ireland running as close to normality as is feasibly possible. [...]

By |2020-04-02T13:02:57+01:00April 2nd, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Message from the Board – Canoeing Ireland AGM

Waterways Ireland COVID-19 Restrictions

Following the announcement of new restrictions by An Taoiseach, with people required to stay in their homes unless entirely necessary, as well as similar restrictions imposed in Northern Ireland from the 28th March, Waterways Ireland have made the decision to advise users of their navigations to refrain from taking part in any activity on the [...]

By |2020-03-31T13:39:28+01:00March 31st, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Waterways Ireland COVID-19 Restrictions

Canoeing Ireland COVID-19 Position Update

In reaction to the new measures to curb the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus announced by the government today Canoeing Ireland are extending the cancellation of events and curtailment of all courses and programmes until the end of April. These new measures include instructions to limit outdoor gatherings to less than four people, with regard [...]

By |2020-03-24T19:01:15+00:00March 24th, 2020|Canoe.ie News|Comments Off on Canoeing Ireland COVID-19 Position Update