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Special Olympics 2011

Clean Sweep of Medals for the Kayaking Team at the Special Olympics!

Athlete: Shaun Bradley, Sport: Kayaking - 200m, Place: Silver 
Athlete: Ruairi O'Toole, Sport: Kayaking - 200m, Place: Gold 
Athlete: Teresa Maguire, Sport: Kayaking - 200m, Place: Silver 
Athlete: Celine Mulready, Sport: Kayaking - 200m, Place: Bronze 

Wildwater racing AGM 2011

The Canoeing Ireland wildwater racing AGM will take place Friday August 5th at 8pm in the lobby room of the West county hotel. Please forward all motions to the secretary by August 3rd.

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European Sprint Championships

Well to to Jenny Egan who came 14th in the European sprint champs 500 meters!

2011 Freestyle World Champiomships

Well done to Billy jr who came came 8th at the world freestyle champs!

NUI Galway Sports Scholarship Scheme

NUI Galway Are offering a Sports Scholarship Scheme. Deadline for applications is Sunday, 31st July 2011. 
More information and details on how to apply can be found here.

Special Olympics 2011

From the 25th June 2011, 124 Special Olympics Ireland athletes will represent Ireland on the World Stage in Athens, Greece.
Leave a message of support for our athletes using our Send Team Wishes App which is available

More info here!

National Marathon Championships

This years National Marathon Championships will be hosted by Salmon Leap Canoe Club at Leixlip Lake.

K1 race will take place on Saturday 9th July at 2pm.
K2 race will take place on Sunday 10th July at 12pm

For more information, please find race notice here.

ICF World Freestyle Championships

This years ICF World Freestyle championships are being hosted in Plattling Germany from Tuesday 21st, with Ireland sending a strong team or twelve over four disciplines. Be sure to check out the blogs and stories coming back! 

Updates on the blog 
The event website is 
Event is being streamed at

 Good Luck to all competitors!

Good Luck! - pstd 17/06

Good Luck to the Irish Sprint team competing in the European Championships this weekend!