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by Chris McDaid
Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: Streamstown 2020
Replies: 17
Views: 1263

Streamstown 2020

All, In collaboration with the Big Paddle organisers there will be L3 training & L4 training & assessment available at Streamstown. Martin Duffy of West Coast Kayaking will take the L3 training and there are 6 places available on the Saturday and 6 places available on the Sunday. Jon Hynes of Kinsal...
by Chris McDaid
Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: General
Topic: The Big Paddle 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 675

The Big Paddle 2020

The Big Paddle 2020 is now open for registration. If you are interested in taking part in this groundbreaking and historic event, please register here..... https://www.thebigpaddle.ie/ Please ensure you have read and understood the safety policy. The organisers will be rolling out a heavily subsidis...
by Chris McDaid
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Peer paddle in the North
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Peer paddle in the North

Our Northern rep, Vernetta Hillen, is organising a paddle this coming Saturday. It's a cross border paddle, with people going in both directions between Warrenpoint & Omeath across Carlingford Loch. Meet at either location at midday this Saturday. She's calling it the "No Borders" paddle as its the ...
by Chris McDaid
Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ISKA 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 766

ISKA 2020

All, The Committee are gearing up for the year ahead and are in the process of finalising the meets calendar. We also intend to continue to subsidise training courses (both ISKA informal courses & CI/BCU training and assessments undertaken by members). In order that this may continue, the Committee ...
by Chris McDaid
Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Perhaps?
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: Perhaps?

Thought provoking article. Certification certainly has its place but it’s not the be all and end all

Cheers
Chris
by Chris McDaid
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: ISKA Symposium 2019 Donegal
Replies: 18
Views: 3558

Re: ISKA Symposium 2019 Donegal

On behalf of myself and the rest of the committee, I wish to say a huge thank you to everyone who made Symposium 2019 in Donegal such a huge success. Especially the organiser Fiona Trahe, all the providers & helpers, the staff at both the hotel & hostel, the staff at the Dunlewey Centre and Ian Mill...
by Chris McDaid
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Meets
Topic: North Mayo- Carrowteige meet
Replies: 5
Views: 1394

Re: North Mayo- Carrowteige meet

This meet is now cancelled

Cheers
Chris
by Chris McDaid
Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: North Mayo- Carrowteige meet
Replies: 5
Views: 1394

Re: North Mayo- Carrowteige meet

Rescheduled for 14th/15th September

Cheers
Chris
by Chris McDaid
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Oileáin news ......
Replies: 1
Views: 397

Re: Oileáin news ......

Hmmmmm I wonder who the passing kayaker was? :D :D :D :D

Cheers
Chris
by Chris McDaid
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Meets
Topic: North Mayo- Carrowteige meet
Replies: 5
Views: 1394

Re: North Mayo- Carrowteige meet

***Carrowteige meet postponed***

Will try and run this meet again before the end of September. Unfortunately there is constant rain & very changeable forecast for this coming weekend. Given the distances people may have to travel it was felt best to make the call to postpone early