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Red Bull and Paint!

Starts Thu 15th Feb 2024 at 20:00
Ends at 22:00
Cost € 8.00
Max 60 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: The Scholars Club

Red Bull and Paint!

Thursday the 15th of February @ 8pm, we are hosting a Red Bull and Paint Night in @thescholarsclub !

During the night, we are going to be directed in a fun painting challenge, with plenty of Red Bull on hand for everyone!

The Night will cost €8 per person and this event is open to absolutely everyone, so bring your friends, family, and more!

A sign up is available on UL Wolves!

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Wales 2024

Starts Mon 22nd Jan 2024 at 12:00
Ends Sun 28th Jan 2024 at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 11 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Llangollen, Wales.

And we’re off! Back to Wales for our annual whitewater training trip. This trip will be an opportunity for our intermediate and advanced paddlers to sharpen up their own personal skills, whether that’s river running and leading or catching eddies or setting safety.. we will go over it all.

With the support of professional instructors this week will push our paddlers to the next level, on both familiar and new whitewater.

This trip will set us up for the beginning of a great year of paddling and club development :) !!

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Lahinch 2023

Starts Fri 6th Oct 2023 at 18:00
Ends Sun 8th Oct 2023 at 14:00
Cost FREE
Max 60 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Lahinch, Co. Clare.

It’s that time of year agin… Lahinch 2023 is almost upon us!

This trip is definitely not one too miss, running from the 6-8th of October the weekend will be packed full of kayaking, so ailing and just general fun.

Whether you are new to the club or a seasoned kayaker there is space for all! We will be running river sessions under the guidance of qualified instructors, so don’t be nervous to come along and give it a try!

We will be leaving for the hostel Friday evening, paddling Saturday followed by our annual dress up party, and then pack up and head home Sunday around midday.


Simply fill out the form below to register your interest in the trip (disclaimer: sign up does not guarantee you a spot on the trip).

https://forms.gle/gLu9Q6JBxYnPGuoT8


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Post Pool Social Night - Give It A Go

Starts Thu 28th Sep 2023 at 23:00
Ends Fri 29th Sep 2023 at 00:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Scholars Club

POST POOL SOCIAL NIGHT

In order to allow for people to chat, catch up and meet new people, we have planned a post pool social night for an hour in Scholars. 

After pool, we will all meet outside and walk down together for an hour or so.

Invite open to all 

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Info Night

Starts Wed 27th Sep 2023 at 20:00
Ends at 21:00
Cost FREE
Max 50 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Kemmy Business School KBG12

Info Night! 

Do you want to know all about the clubs plans for the year? 

Want a sneak park into future trips, events and plans? 

Then come to our Info Night, Wednesday 27th at 8pm! 

Location KBG12

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Thursday Pool Session - Give it a Go

Starts Thu 21st Sep 2023 at 21:45
Ends at 23:00
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sports Arena Pool

Open to members of all skill levels, no prior experience is necessary!

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL! If you do not book your place you will not be permitted to participate in the activity due to participant limits.

Meeting at UL Sport Arena Reception for 9:45pm

All you need to bring is:

  • Swimwear for the pool
  • Towel
  • Change of clothes

All other kayaking gear is provided. If you have your own kayaking gear (only spray decks/paddle/kayak used in pool) you are morae than welcome to bring it along.

All Club, UL Sport and Canoeing Ireland Guidelines must be followed at all times.

ALL NEW MEMBERS MUST PARTAKE IN A SWIM TEST PRIOR TO THE START OF THE FIRST POOL SESSION

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Whitewater Alps Trip 2022

Starts Mon 20th Feb 2023 at 23:15
Ends at 23:20
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: The French, Italian and Slovenian Alps

Alps is a three week event we hold annually, with the first week being advanced, second week at a more beginner level and finally a third week where we push our beginners on more challenging water, an intermediate week. Alps 2022 was held from the 14th of May to June 5th.

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Whitewater Alps Trip 2022

Starts Mon 20th Feb 2023 at 23:05
Ends at 23:10
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: The French, Italian and Spanish Alps

Alps is a three week event we hold annually, with the first week being advanced, second week at a more beginner level and finally a third week where we push our beginners on more challenging water, an intermediate week. Alps 2022 was held from the 14th of May to June 5th.

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TUD Varsities 23

Starts Fri 17th Feb 2023 at 10:00
Ends Sun 19th Feb 2023 at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 40 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Dublin City


Dear Paddler,

The greatly anticipated 2022 Irish Kayaking Intervarsity’s are finally upon us, taking place in Dublin. The Annual Kayaking Intervarsities is a chance for university paddlers from around the country to compete, socialize and make new friends. This is an event suited to kayakers of all levels and abilities and should not be missed! 


Weekend Timetable

Friday: Whitewater event begins at 7am, followed by freestyle at 1. Social Night begins at 8:30

Saturday: BoaterX event begins at 7, followed by long distance races at 1. Social Night beginning at 8:30 again.

Sunday: Polo matches start at 8, followed by the awards ceremony and prize giving at 3.

While you may not be competing in all events support is welcome and appreciated.


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ULKC Annual General Meeting

Starts Tue 7th Feb 2023 at 19:00
Ends at 21:00
Cost FREE
Max 60 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Student's Union

The Annual General Meeting which will be used to vote on the next committee and any changes to the club constitution.

More information on the 13 positions which will be open is available here


Virtual call in will be available.

In-person voting only.

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ULKC T-Shirts

Starts Sun 5th Feb 2023 at 13:00
Ends at 14:00
Cost € 10.00
Type VIRTUAL Event

ULKC T-Shirts Available Now


The all new ULKC T-Shirts are now available.

Featuring the official UL Kayak Club Logo and a custom designed graphic on the back, show everyone you are a part of the club with 


Made from 100% Cotton ringspun preshrunk jersey knit, this is a really soft tee and weighing in at 185 grams, it's sturdy too.


Sizes Available:

  • Small
  • Medium
  • Large
  • X Large
  • XX Large

Please Note: These T-Shirts are a slim fit, so please select your size accordingly. Please contact us before placing the order if you are unsure, as swaps may not be possible.


Collection:

Once you have placed the order here, we will be in touch to arrange collection.

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Paddling Workshop

Starts Sun 5th Feb 2023 at 10:00
Ends at 13:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Paddling fitness workshop being run by Simon Grennell to prepare for varsities. Theory will first be done upstairs in the boathouse, then afterwards an outback session will be run on the Shannon.

Limited spaces, you must be booked in to attend, priority will be given to those attending varsities.

Items to bring:

  • Swimming Togs
  • Old Shoes
  • Towel
  • Snacks
  • Warm Clothes

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Friday Whitewater - Castleconnel

Starts Fri 3rd Feb 2023 at 14:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 12 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnel

Friday Whitewater Castleconnel Lap - Level 3 certificates required

Solid opportunity to work on your level 3 skills 

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Wednesday Whitewater Trip

Starts Wed 1st Feb 2023 at 10:00
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 6 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Whitewater session on Castleconnell with a level 3 instructor from Kilfinane OETC. Working on everything from basic whitewater confidence and skills to improving skills and working on leading. 

If you already have your level 3 skills assessment passed and are interested in going just to get on the water please contact Rian (Ass. STD) before signing up. 

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact us or ask any committee member.

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Wales 2023

Starts Sun 15th Jan 2023 at 04:00
Ends Sun 22nd Jan 2023 at 22:00
Cost FREE
Max 24 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Llangollen, Wales

Wales 2023

Kicking off the start of a new year of paddling, the Winter trip is back! We will be traveling to Wales with paddlers of all levels, a perfect opportunity to work on your personal paddling skills and set new goals for the year as well as enjoy the last week of the Christmas break before college kicks off again.


Logistics:

We will be departing Limerick together in the early hours of Sunday, the 15th of January. We will then be traveling all day by car and ferry to the Llangollen Hostel, where we will be staying for the duration of the trip.

We will be paddling on a variety of rivers throughout the week, where paddlers will be able to work on their Whitewater skills and benefit from the knowledge and skills of local professional instructors who will coach us throughout our trip. 

Sunday the 22nd of January we will return by ferry to Ireland.


Cost:

The cost of the trip is 285 euros. The trip should be paid in full prior to the trip. Payments can be made to the club bank account by bank transfer, , details of which can be found here. Make sure to leave a reference note with your name and Kerry in it, e.g. JohnSmithKerry. Any problems with payment, please talk with a member of the committee.

Whats Included?

The 285 pays for your accommodation, transport costs, kayaking gear and food for the week.


Check your inboxes for an email regarding spots on this trip.


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Kerry New Years (DO NOT USE)

Starts Thu 29th Dec 2022 at 09:00
Ends Sun 1st Jan 2023 at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 25 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Kenmare, Co. Kerry

Kerry New Years 2022


To bring in the new year, we are returning to Kerry, a club tradition that we haven't seen in a few years. Kerry is the perfect time to meet and network with members of other College Kayak Clubs around Ireland and share our love of Kayaking.


Logistics:

Travel by yourself to Kenmare on Thursday, the 29th of December, address of the house is  13 Kenmare Bay Hotel Holiday Homes, Gortamullin, Kenmare, Co. Kerry. V93H516.
We do not have access to the house until 16:00.

PLEASE NOTE. THE CLUB IS NOT ARRANGING TRANSPORTATION. EVERYONE IS REQUIRED TO ARRANGE THEIR OWN TRANSPORT TO AND FROM KERRY.

Friday, the 30th of December - Paddling on Lough Currane

Saturday, the 31st of December - Socialising with other clubs

Sunday, the 1st of January - Returning to Limerick


Cost:

The cost of the trip is €38 . The trip should be paid in full by Wednesday the 21st of December. Payments are to be made to the club bank account by bank transfer, details of which can be found here. Make sure to leave a reference note with your name and Kerry in it, e.g. JohnSmithKerry. Any problems with payment, please talk with a member of the committee.
 
What's included?
The €38 pays for your accommodation and all the kayaking gear you need. There are shops and takeaways located around Kenmare for any meals.

PLEASE NOTE, THE CLUB WILL NOT BE PROVIDING FOOD. EVERYONE MUST MAKE THEIR OWN ARRANGEMENTS. THERE WILL BE TAKEAWAYS NEARBY AND COOKING FACILITIES AVAILABLE, BUT WILL BE SHARED.


What To Bring:

  • Bring enough clothes for a couple days away and some spare, warm, and waterproof clothes especially since we will be in Kerry.
  • Sleeping bag and floormat as there is a limited number of beds in the house.
  • Snacks



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Info Night

Starts Thu 24th Nov 2022 at 18:00
Ends at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 60 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Student Life Centre

INFO NIGHT


We are running our end-of-semester Info Night in WEEK 12


We will be announcing all our upcoming trips, how and when they will run and how you can secure your place.


Progression with your kayaking is important for these trips, so we will go through the chain of progression, and the important skills for everybody to work on.


There will be FREE PIZZA on the night


Feel free to come along. Great chance to be the first to hear what ULKC has planned and have a catchup with the other kayakers.

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Wednesday: Collab Event with Swim Club

Starts Wed 9th Nov 2022 at 20:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Max 60 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sports Arena

Collaborative event with Swim Club.

Meeting in the UL Sports Arena reception for 20:45.

From 21:00 to 21:45, the Swim Club will instruct everyone on how to improve their swimming.

From 22:00 to 22:45, the Kayak Club will teach everyone the basics of kayaking.

Afterwards, everyone will head to the courtyard for pizza.


What to bring:

  • Swimming togs
  • Swimming hat
  • Goggles
  • Towel

All other Kayaking gear is provided. If you have your own kayaking gear (only spray decks/paddle/kayak used in pool) you are more than welcome to bring it along

All Club, UL Sport and Canoeing Ireland Guidelines must be followed at all times. 

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Whitewater Wicklow Trip - Week 9

Starts Fri 4th Nov 2022 at 18:00
Ends Sun 6th Nov 2022 at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: The Grove House, Co. Wicklow

We will be leaving at 6pm Friday the 4th of November and staying in a hostel, in Wicklow, for two nights. We will be running rivers like the Liffey, Kings River etc. depending on river levels. We will run rivers on both Saturday and Sunday, and will head back to Limerick Sunday afternoon.

This trip will involve running slightly more challenging rivers and developing the skills of our members. This trip will be open to beginners, intermediates and advanced members alike.

The cost for the whole weekend will be 45 euros. This includes transport, hostel, breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday and breakfast Sunday.

Sign up now closed, check your inboxes to see if you got a spot!!!

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Beginner Outback Session

Starts Thu 3rd Nov 2022 at 15:00
Ends at 17:00
Cost FREE
Max 6 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Fresher flatwater session. All skill levels welcome including beginners. Bring swimming togs, towel, old shoes AND A SMILE! 

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ULKC Club Olympics

Starts Wed 19th Oct 2022 at 21:00
Ends Fri 21st Oct 2022 at 22:00
Cost FREE
Max 100 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

The annual club Olympics is BACK!! Taking place Wednesday to Friday, this is an event not to be missed with competitions for freshers and intermediates/advanced alike across a number of disciplines. We have some amazing prizes kindly sponsered by icanoe to give away to the winners crowned on Friday evening. Sign up now with this link: https://forms.gle/WVwMXDP7jeMeBZ6o6


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CI Level 2 Skills Session

Starts Tue 27th Sep 2022 at 15:00
Ends at 17:00
Cost FREE
Max 16 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Interested in getting your canoeing Ireland level 2 proficiency award?

Come join us on Tuesday at 3 at the boathouse where we will start working on the skills required for this award. Open to COMPLETE BEGINNERS or anybody who wants to work on level 2 skills! 

All you need is swimming togs, old shoes and a towel, we will supply the rest! 

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Tuesday Polo- pool session

Starts Tue 5th Apr 2022 at 21:45
Ends at 23:00
Cost FREE
Max 40 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL sports arena

Polo skills with the ball, Going to be a great intro to polo and a great way to improve your skills. 

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Week 9 Wicklow Trip

Starts Fri 25th Mar 2022 at 18:00
Ends Sun 27th Mar 2022 at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 25 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Glencree, Wicklow

Whitewater weekend trip to Wicklow. Will be  staying in the Glencree Society hostel and likely going on the Liffey river as the Avonmore is not running.

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Girls Surf Kayaking

Starts Sun 20th Mar 2022 at 10:00
Ends at 17:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Spanish Point

Spanish Point kayaking trip with Paddlesurf Ireland 

Sign up has already taken place and those with places have been informed 

Keep an eye out for similar trips!





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Whitewater Trip Clare Glen's Top Drop

Starts Wed 9th Mar 2022 at 14:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 11 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Clonmel Slalom Course

Going to slalom course in Top Drop, so different from the usual whitewater Wednesday trip. Only attend if you have signed up through the forum, as leaders and seconds must be aware ahead of time of the number of people coming.

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Intervarsities in Cork

Starts Fri 18th Feb 2022 at 18:30
Ends Sun 20th Feb 2022 at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 60 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UCC - Cork

** Signups is closed and was done months ago to ensure we got everyone registered prior to the competition** This event is the annual kayaking intervarsities being hosted by UCC this year. This is a 3 day event with competitors competing on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday. While the specific teams will go down early on the Friday the rest of the club will join them later that evening. We will be staying in Sheila's hostel in Cork for the 2 nights. Please see the forum for further details on the weekend as well as the groupchats

https://ulkayak.com/msg_board/viewtopic.php?f=79&t=20652&sid=d1370c9f8545fe158e9b544bc5313b60 

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Tuam freestyle

Starts Sun 6th Feb 2022 at 10:00
Ends at 17:00
Cost FREE
Max 5 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Tuam freestyle wave

Advanced only Tuam freestyle trip. Pre sign ups only. Solid roll mandatory. Keep an eye on the forum for more trips 

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Castleconnel Trip

Starts Sat 5th Feb 2022 at 12:30
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnel

Short day trip to Castleconnel to practice whitewater skills for the upcoming intervarsities. Will be a quick trip with no waste of time with the aim to be on the river as quickly as possible.

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Advanced Lap of CC

Starts Sun 30th Jan 2022 at 13:30
Ends at 17:00
Cost FREE
Max 5 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Advanced peer paddling lap of Castleconnell. Meeting at the boathouse at 1:30pm. Pre-approved members only.

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Castleconnell trip

Starts Wed 26th Jan 2022 at 12:30
Ends at 16:30
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Our weekly castleconnell trips are back!

Unfortunately booking for this trip has now been closed and the people selected for this trip have been notified. 

Booking is now done through our forum. See our website for more information on how to access the forum and keep an eye out for future trips!

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Castleconnell

Starts Sat 22nd Jan 2022 at 11:30
Ends at 14:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Castleconnell whitewater trip. 

Sign up took place on the forum. 

For both beginners and advanced. 

If you didn't get a spot for this one keep an eye on our forum for information on the next few!

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Upper Bandon Intervarsities trials

Starts Sun 16th Jan 2022 at 07:00
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 26 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Upper Bandon

Upper Bandon whitewater/boater x intervarsity team trials. 

Only open to people who preciously signed up. 

Will be time trials.

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Upper Bandon Trip

Starts Sun 12th Dec 2021 at 08:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 25 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Upper Brandon Cork

Kayak trip to the Upper Brandon. 

Freshers and leaders sign up here. 

Only sign up if you have signed up on the forum already!

Aiming to be back by 6


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Advanced Trip to River Deel

Starts Sat 11th Dec 2021 at 12:00
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: River Deel

Advanced Trip to the river Deel. Meeting at the bh at 12, pre-approved members only. 

Sign up is essential on the ulkc forum. 


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Level 2 skills training

Starts Sat 11th Dec 2021 at 10:00
Ends at 12:00
Cost FREE
Max 5 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

This is a level 2 skills session NOT an assessment. We will go through the different skills required for completing a level 2 assessment. A good understanding of some of basic strokes would be an advantage so we can focus on aspects you may not be as familiar with

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Advanced Newport Trip

Starts Fri 10th Dec 2021 at 11:30
Ends at 14:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Newport, Limerick

vROOM vROOM, its time to do the newport river, inter/advanced paddlers only                                             

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Flatwater session

Starts Thu 9th Dec 2021 at 14:00
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 5 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Flatwater session at 2pm on outback. Only sign up if you have permission from trip leader. Roll required due to wind. 

Meeting at the boathouse.

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Stroke Technique Workshop

Starts Sun 5th Dec 2021 at 09:00
Ends at 10:30
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Stroke technique workshop with long distance paddler Simon Grennell taking place this Sunday at 9am!

This workshop is open to everyone with an emphasis on those looking to improve their paddling technique for long distance training at intervarsities!

A paddle machine will be there on the day (like a rowing machine). Simon will go through the tricks to gaining speed without burning excess energy and common mistakes. This will be beneficial for everybody!

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Tuam competition

Starts Sat 4th Dec 2021 at 10:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Tuam co.galway

Tuam competition. This is the second part to the Irish freestyle championships. You must have a good roll. Meeting at the boathouse at 8:30. 

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Advanced Tuam Trip

Starts Thu 2nd Dec 2021 at 11:30
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 4 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Tuam Co.Galway

Advanced trip to Tuam Co.Galway. Only sign up if you have a very solid roll. If you are unsure ask Éidín or Rian. Aiming to be back by 4

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*POOL PARTY* Tuesday the 30th

Starts Tue 30th Nov 2021 at 21:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Max 55 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL sport arena pool

We're hosting our annual pool party on Tuesday the 30th of November!                                   

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Flatwater Freestyle Session

Starts Tue 30th Nov 2021 at 12:30
Ends at 14:00
Cost FREE
Max 6 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Pontoon

Freestyle session Tues 30/11/21 on outback. Everybody welcome. Text Éidín or Rian on messenger just to ensure that you have a freestyle boat BEFORE you sign up. Great study break. 

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Whitewater Trip to the King's River

Starts Sat 27th Nov 2021 at 07:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 9 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: King's River, Kells, Kilkenny

Heading to the King's River in Kilkenny for a change of scenery this Saturday, November 27th. Meeting bright and early at the UL Boathouse at 7am to pack gear. Expecting to be back in Limerick before 6pm all going well. 


It's expected to be a bit on the colder side of things, so if you have extra thermals or under layers bring them along!

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Leader's Sign Up - King's River

Starts Sat 27th Nov 2021 at 07:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: King's River, Kells, Kilkenny

Heading to the King's River in Kilkenny for a change of scenery this Saturday, November 27th. Meeting bright and early at the UL Boathouse at 7am to pack gear. Expecting to be back in Limerick before 6pm all going well. 


It's expected to be a bit on the colder side of things, so if you have extra thermals or under layers bring them along!

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Whitewater Trip - Castleconnell 20/11/21

Starts Sat 20th Nov 2021 at 10:30
Ends at 15:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell


**Leaders/Seconds don't need to use this sign up, we will log attendance at the boathouse.**

This sign up is for any beginner members that would like to come along for a whitewater trip to Castleconnell, located about 15 minutes from the University. We will be meeting at the boathouse from 2pm sharp and from there we will organise transport.

All you need to bring is: 

  • Swimwear/thermals for under a wetsuit (to stay warm)

  • Old Shoes to wear in the water (rocks aren’t soft!)

  • Towel/ change of dry clothes (for afterwards)

  • Mask 


All other Kayaking gear including wetsuits and transport will be provided. If you have your own kayaking gear/wetsuit you are more than welcome to bring it along.

Meeting at the UL Boathouse (found here: https://goo.gl/maps/WuFLkHmh3r7XTCc38).

Please arrive as ready as possible to get on the water, as at this time we do not have access to the main boathouse changing facilities.

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19

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LEADERS - Castleconnell 20/11/21

Starts Sat 20th Nov 2021 at 10:30
Ends at 15:00
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell


**Leaders/Seconds  use this sign up.**

This sign up is for any beginner members that would like to come along for a whitewater trip to Castleconnell, located about 15 minutes from the University. We will be meeting at the boathouse from 2pm sharp and from there we will organise transport.


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ULKC Movie night

Starts Thu 18th Nov 2021 at 19:00
Ends at 20:30
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: KBG-11 (Kemmy Business School)

ULKC Movie night

We will be watching a variety of old club kayaking videos as well as other iconic kayaking videos from around the world

and

FREE PIZZA

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Boathouse Clean-up

Starts Thu 11th Nov 2021 at 19:30
Ends at 21:00
Cost FREE
Max 35 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Boathouse clean-up tonight at 7:30. 

A lot of trips and events have been happening over the semester and as a result, the boathouse is in a need of a clean and re-organize.

So come one, come all and help us get out boathouse looking lovely and tidy again as we enter the end of the semester.

PIZZA PIZZA PIZZA PIZZA PIZZA

That's right, for all who help out with the clean-up you will get free pizza after

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Beginner Whitewater Session Wednesday

Starts Wed 10th Nov 2021 at 12:00
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 6 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castelconnell river

Beginner friendly whitewater trip. Bring water and warm clothes. Meeting at UL Boathouse at Midday on Wednesday the 10th.

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*LEADERS ONLY* CC sign up

Starts Wed 10th Nov 2021 at 12:00
Ends at 16:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

LEADERS ONLY sign up for Castleconnell on Wednesday the 10th. Meeting at 12 midday, aiming to be off the water by 4pm.

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Level 2 skills

Starts Sun 7th Nov 2021 at 15:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 6 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Outback at the boathouse

this is a level 2 skills session learning the necessary skills to complete your level 2 skills assessment. meeting at the boathouse at 3pm and will be finished by 5:30. you will receive a level 2 cert at the end of it.

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Advanced only Gower trip

Starts Sun 7th Nov 2021 at 12:00
Ends at 15:00
Cost FREE
Max 7 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Curraghgower wave

ADVANCED ONLY TRIP TO CURRAGH GOWER WAVE. 


Only sign up if you have asked a trip leader and have a bomb proof roll. 


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ADVANCED Glens Lap

Starts Sun 31st Oct 2021 at 10:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 8 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Clare Glens River

FOR VERY ADVANCED PADDLERS ONLY. You must get approval from a trip leader to attend. Lap of Clare Glens River.

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Beginner Whitewater Trip

Starts Tue 26th Oct 2021 at 14:00
Ends at 19:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: castleconnel


**Leaders/Seconds don't need to use this sign up, we will log attendance at the boathouse.**

This sign up is for any beginner members that would like to come along for a whitewater trip to Castleconnell, located about 15 minutes from the University. We will be meeting at the boathouse from 2pm sharp and from there we will organise transport.

All you need to bring is: 

  • Swimwear/thermals for under a wetsuit (to stay warm)

  • Old Shoes to wear in the water (rocks aren’t soft!)

  • Towel/ change of dry clothes (for afterwards)

  • Mask 


All other Kayaking gear including wetsuits and transport will be provided. If you have your own kayaking gear/wetsuit you are more than welcome to bring it along.

Meeting at the UL Boathouse (found here: https://goo.gl/maps/WuFLkHmh3r7XTCc38).

Please arrive as ready as possible to get on the water, as at this time we do not have access to the main boathouse changing facilities.

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19

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Advanced Pool Session

Starts Thu 21st Oct 2021 at 21:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL sport arena pool

Pool session for leaders & seconds only to thank all those who helped out over the weekend in Lahinch.

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Advanced Freestyle Tuam

Starts Wed 20th Oct 2021 at 16:00
Ends at 21:00
Cost FREE
Max 5 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: The Tuam wave

ADVANCED ONLY Freestyle trip to the Tuam wave Co.Galway. Only open to those with a level 3 and bomb proof roll. 

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Advanced CastleConnell Trip

Starts Wed 20th Oct 2021 at 14:30
Ends at 18:30
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Whitewater trip for ADVANCED PADDLERS only. Meeting at the Boat House at 2:30pm, leaving at 3pm      

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Leaders Sign-Up Wednesday Whitewater

Starts Wed 13th Oct 2021 at 14:00
Ends at 19:00
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

SIGN-UP FOR LEADERS ONLY. 

Meeting at bh for 2pm, please be early if possible to help arrange cars/boats

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Leaders and seconds pool sign up

Starts Tue 5th Oct 2021 at 21:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sports Arena

Leaders and Seconds sign up for Tuesday nights pool session. Meet in reception of sports arena around 9:30

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Advanced Mulcair Trip

Starts Mon 4th Oct 2021 at 14:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Mulcair Get On

Advanced Trip to the Mulcair River. Meeting at the UL Boathouse at 2pm.                                        

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Leaders Advanced RSR Training

Starts Sat 2nd Oct 2021 at 09:00
Ends at 14:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Leaders Safety Training Day on Castleconnell. Meeting at bh for 8:30am sharp. 

Covering RSR 2 basics.

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Advanced Mulcair Trip

Starts Fri 1st Oct 2021 at 09:00
Ends at 12:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Mulcair Get On

Advanced Trip to the Mulcair River. Meeting at the UL Boathouse at 9am.                                        

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Leaders and Seconds Pool Sign Up

Starts Thu 30th Sep 2021 at 21:30
Ends at 23:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sports Arena

 Leaders and Seconds Sign Up for our Beginner Pool session. 


If you are a beginner PLEASE DO NOT SIGN UP HERE. THIS IS FOR PRE EXISTING INTER/ADVANCED CLUB MEMBERS ONLY. 

Meeting at UL Sports Arena at 21:30

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Leaders and Seconds Pool Sign Up

Starts Wed 29th Sep 2021 at 21:30
Ends at 23:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sports Arena

Leaders and seconds sign up for the second beginner pools session.


SEPARATE SIGN UP FOR BEGINNERS. ONLY PRE EXISTING EXPERIENCED CLUB MEMBERS SIGN UP HERE.


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Leaders and Seconds Pool Sign Up

Starts Tue 28th Sep 2021 at 21:30
Ends at 23:00
Cost FREE
Max 10 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sports Arena

Leaders and Seconds Sign Up for our Beginner Pool session. 


If you are a beginner PLEASE DO NOT SIGN UP HERE. THIS IS FOR PRE EXISTING INTER/ADVANCED CLUB MEMBERS ONLY. 

Meeting at UL Sports Arena at 21:30.

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Leaders Advanced RSR Training

Starts Sat 25th Sep 2021 at 08:30
Ends at 14:00
Cost FREE
Max 25 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Leaders Safety Training Day on Castleconnell. Meeting at bh for 8:30am sharp. 

Covering RSR 2 basics.

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Advanced/Intermediate Only Pool Session

Starts Thu 23rd Sep 2021 at 21:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sport Arena 50m Swimming Pool

IMPORTANT: THIS IS FOR ADVANCED PADDLERS ONLY. BEGINNER POOL SESSIONS STARTING NEXT TUESDAY. 

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. If you do not book your place, you will not be permitted entry into the event.

Meeting at the UL Sport Arena Reception for 9:45pm sharp.

Training will take place in pods of up to 6 participants. Social distancing must be maintained at all times and masks must be worn on the pool deck. Changing facilities are available in the UL Sport Arena.

If you have your own kayaking gear, you are more than welcome to bring it along but please arrive early as we will need to bring it in through the side doors. 

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19/



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Advanced/Intermediate Only Pool Session

Starts Wed 22nd Sep 2021 at 21:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Sport Arena 50m Swimming Pool

IMPORTANT: THIS IS FOR ADVANCED PADDLERS ONLY. BEGINNER POOL SESSIONS STARTING NEXT TUESDAY. 

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. If you do not book your place, you will not be permitted entry into the event.

Meeting at the UL Sport Arena Reception for 9:45pm sharp.

Training will take place in pods of up to 6 participants. Social distancing must be maintained at all times and masks must be worn on the pool deck. Changing facilities are available in the UL Sport Arena.

If you have your own kayaking gear, you are more than welcome to bring it along but please arrive early as we will need to bring it in through the side doors. 

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19/



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Advanced Castleconnell Trip

Starts Mon 20th Sep 2021 at 17:00
Ends at 19:00
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

Trip to Castleconnell for advanced paddlers only.                   Meeting at UL boathouse at 5pm.  

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Beginner Whitewater Sunday Trip

Starts Sun 19th Sep 2021 at 16:00
Ends at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: University of Limerick Boathouse

**Leaders/Seconds don't need to use this sign up, we will log attendance at the boathouse.**

This sign up is for any beginner members that would like to come along for a whitewater trip to Castleconnell, located about 15 minutes from the University. We will be meeting at the boathouse from 4pm sharp and from there we will organise transport.

Places are very limited on the trip today, but we will have our main whitewater trip for beginners on Wednesday afternoon at 2pm.

All you need to bring is: 

  • Swimwear/thermals for under a wetsuit (to stay warm)

  • Old Shoes to wear in the water (rocks aren’t soft!)

  • Towel/ change of dry clothes (for afterwards)

  • Mask 

All other Kayaking gear including wetsuits and transport will be provided. If you have your own kayaking gear/wetsuit you are more than welcome to bring it along.

Meeting at the UL Boathouse (found here: https://goo.gl/maps/WuFLkHmh3r7XTCc38).

Please arrive as ready as possible to get on the water, as at this time we do not have access to the main boathouse changing facilities.

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19

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ADVANCED CC Lap

Starts Fri 17th Sep 2021 at 17:15
Ends at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 5 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

This trip is for advanced paddlers only  Don't sign up unless you are a level 3+. Beginner laps to come 

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Beginner Flatwater Kayaking 3

Starts Thu 16th Sep 2021 at 18:00
Ends at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 40 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Pontoon

Beginner flatwater Session #3

You do not have to have been at any of the previous beginner sessions to attend!

Beginner flatwater session on the River Shannon this Thursday. Everyone is welcome, ESPECIALLY newbies!

For new members, all you need to bring is: 

  • Swimwear/thermals for the river (to stay warm)

  • Old Shoes to wear in the water (rocks aren’t soft!)

  • Towel/dry clothes (for afterwards)

  • Mask 

All other Kayaking gear and transport will be provided. If you have your own kayaking gear/wetsuit you are more than welcome to bring it along.

Meeting at the UL Boathouse (found here: https://goo.gl/maps/WuFLkHmh3r7XTCc38) at 6pm sharp

Please arrive as ready as possible to get on the water, as at this time we do not have access to the main boathouse changing facilities.

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19/



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Beginner Flatwater Kayaking 2

Starts Tue 14th Sep 2021 at 16:00
Ends at 19:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Pontoon

Second ULKC beginners flatwater session!

You do not have to have been at the first beginner session to attend!

Beginner flatwater session on the River Shannon this Tuesday. Everyone is welcome, ESPECIALLY newbies!

For new members, all you need to bring is: 

  • Swimwear/thermals for the river (to stay warm)

  • Old Shoes to wear in the water (rocks aren’t soft!)

  • Towel/dry clothes (for afterwards)

  • Mask 

All other Kayaking gear and transport will be provided. If you have your own kayaking gear/wetsuit you are more than welcome to bring it along.

Meeting at the UL Boathouse (found here: https://goo.gl/maps/WuFLkHmh3r7XTCc38) at 4pm sharp

Please arrive as ready as possible to get on the water, as at this time we do not have access to the main boathouse changing facilities.

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19/



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First ULKC Beginner Session!

Starts Fri 10th Sep 2021 at 17:30
Ends at 20:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Pontoon

It is finally time for our first UL Kayak beginner flatwater session!!

Join us on 10/09/2021 at 17:30 where you can get introduced to our club, make loads of new friends an learn some kayak skills..

We will provide you with kayak gear is so all that you need is a towel, a spare pair of shoes and a smile!

To find the boathouse just click on this link! https://goo.gl/maps/RwwqwUZx6Sda2mfj8

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. 

Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared, where possible, to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19/


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Freestyle Session

Starts Wed 8th Sep 2021 at 19:15
Ends at 20:45
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Pontoon

Freestyle session by the pontoon, open to all levels. Meeting at the Boathouse for 7:15 with plan to be on the water for 7:30. 

Please adhere to all government guidelines while coming to and from the event as well as at the event. 

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Castleconnel Training

Starts Wed 8th Sep 2021 at 15:00
Ends at 18:00
Cost FREE
Max 15 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnel

Leaders and Seconds training on Castleconnell. This event is for intermediate and advanced paddlers only

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Outback session

Starts Tue 7th Sep 2021 at 17:30
Ends at 19:30
Cost FREE
Max 20 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Boathouse UL

Heading outback, plan on doing Corbally and back. It will be a fun trip for people to get long distance training in. 

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Welcome Back ULKC Trip!

Starts Thu 2nd Sep 2021 at 17:00
Ends at 21:00
Cost FREE
Max 30 attendees
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: University of Limerick Boathouse

Hey everyone, it's finally time for our first official club paddle since March 2020!!!

This trip is for pre-existing club members only, and beginner/new-member sessions will start early next week. Any who needs their membership approved can approach any committee member at the boathouse.

Aiming to leave the UL boathouse by around 6pm so be on time! 

All government and Canoeing Guidelines must be followed at all times. Participants are asked to wear a mask at all times around the boathouse and travelling to and from the location. All club gear is to be cleaned upon return and social distancing is to be maintained at all times. Participants are asked to bring their own personal water bottle, towel and shoes to wear in the water. If applicable, participants are also asked to use their personal paddling gear as much as possible. Water bottles/towels/paddling equipment/vehicles (outside of your group) are not to be shared as much as possible to avoid the spread of Covid-19. 

More info on Covid-19 Return to Paddling Guidelines can be found here: https://www.canoe.ie/covid-19/


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Clean Coasts Online Talk

Starts Wed 7th Apr 2021 at 18:00
Ends at 20:00
Cost FREE
Type VIRTUAL Event

An informative talk with Clean Coasts in partnership with Irish Water. The talk will cover what Clean Coasts do, their "Think Before You Flush" Campaign and an interactive Q&A and quiz. The talk is a collaboration between UL Kayak, UL Sub Aqua, UL Windsports and UL Rowing Clubs.

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Boathouse Clean Up

Starts Mon 24th Feb 2020 at 19:30
Ends at 21:30
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

Hey Guys! Boathouse is in a bit of a state there since Varsities which is to be expected, good on everyone for getting out training! Boathouse clean up is taking place on Monday the 24th of February, starting at 19.30. There will be a skip there for all old broken gear gone beyond heir use. We will have stations for fixing Spraydecks and wetsuits and broken boats. Don't worry if you haven't done any of these things before there will be people there who know what they are at and will be able to teach! the more people we have the easier and quicker we will be, Make sure to come down and give a hand, also there will be Pizza afterwards for those who help out! See you there!

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Winter Trip - Wales 2020

Starts Sun 12th Jan 2020 at 00:10
Ends Sun 19th Jan 2020 at 00:20
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Wales, UK .

As part of our annual winter trip, this year we are heading to the land of the dragons, Wales !. This trip aims to progress our beginner and intermediate paddlers towards their Level 3 skills award. The trip will run from the 12th - 19th of January 2020.  Look at our Forum for more information or email ulkayak@gmail.com.                                                                         

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Pool Session

Starts Tue 19th Nov 2019 at 21:45
Ends at 23:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Pool, UL Arena

Pool is officially back again. Don’t worry if you haven’t been yet. We'll have all the gear so all you have to bring is swim gear and a towel!  Just show up on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday to the arena. 

And bring your friends! You can still register!

This week will feature rope practice. Which is essential on a river!

Thursday night is our Polo night. Time to start practicing for Varsities!

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Kayaking in Kerry

Starts Fri 1st Nov 2019 at 18:15
Ends Sun 3rd Nov 2019 at 19:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: The Black Valley Kerry

We're going to Kerry where there are many popular rivers for white water kayaking. This is a fantastic weekend for new developing skills as well as getting experience on different rivers.

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ULKC's Surprise Night

Starts Thu 24th Oct 2019 at 18:30
Ends at 21:30
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: It's a Surprise


ULKC's Big Surprise event is happening Thursday 24th of October, and I can't wait!


With all the college work piling on, what better way to get away from all of it than a night out with ULKC. The plans for this event are being kept top secret so I can't provide any more information, however if you join our event page you will get more details closer to the time. Tickets are on sale after the pool .


Make sure to get yours as places are limited. Tickets cost 10 euro.

Hope to see ye all there!


PARTY AFTER:

53 Oaklawns

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Ladies Day

Starts Tue 9th Oct 2018 at 17:00
Ends at 18:30
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Boathouse

It s time for another ULKC ladies day!

Why
To promote female paddling us gals here in ULKC like to have the occasional girls only day. These days are a great opportunity to learn new skills, have the craic and meet some friendly faces. This will be a beginner friendly session, perfect for freshers.

When
Tuesday 9th September @ 5pm

Where
Outback next to UL Boathouse

 

Sign up on our forum 

https://www.ulkayak.com/msg_board/viewtopic.php?f=78&p=98313#p98313

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Lahinch Surf Trip 2018

Starts Fri 28th Sep 2018 at 17:30
Ends Sun 30th Sep 2018 at 15:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Lahinch, Co. Clare

It s that time of year again for one of ULKC's most loved trips - LAHINCH. Taking place at the end of week 3 or the weekend of Friday 28th September. This trip is open to everyone including beginners. You are 110% guaranteed a great weekend where you'll make loads of ends, get a taste of some surf kayaking in one of Ireland's top surfing beaches, daycent banter and sure you might even get the shift, who knows. JUST GO, you won't regret it. 

We ll be starting taking sign ups  at the pool this week . The total cost is €35 . Payments must be made by cash only. Talk to Amy Dermody if you've any issues regarding payment. This trip is for members only so make sure you have paid your membership!! (this can be done at any of our pool sessions) 

Included in your €35 is; transport, accommodation, all necessary kayaking gear and some food (breakfast & dinner Saturday and breakfast Sunday) 

We'll be leaving the UL boathouse at 6pm Friday 28th September and returning to UL in the evening of Sunday 1st October. 

 

Keep an eye out on our Forum for more updates https://www.ulkayak.com/msg_board/

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Kayak Club Olympics

Starts Wed 18th Oct 2017 at 19:00
Ends Fri 20th Oct 2017 at 19:30
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Limerick

This is an event for all abilities from beginner to expert. The Olympics take place on the UL Open Days where we'll usually be meeting in the boathouse on campus. Even if you're new to a part of kayaking do try your best to take part, this event will have a lot of members willing to share their knowledge and catch you if you fall (swim).

 

For more see: http://ulkayak.com/olympics2017/

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Freshers Lahinch Trip

Starts Fri 22nd Sep 2017 at 18:00
Ends Sun 24th Sep 2017 at 13:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Lahinch, Co. Clare

As the new semester begins, The University of Limerick Kayak Club is proud to welcome its newest members, and what a better way to introduce the newcomers to the spirit of ULKC than with a weekend of fun and adventure! On the 22nd of September we set off on our annual trip to Lahinch, Co. Clare. The weekend proved to be a truly amazing experience for all. Check out our Facebook Event  for more information or our Forum at http://www.ulkayak.com/msg_board/viewtopic.php?f=78&p=96420

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Charity Fun Day

Starts Sun 25th Sep 2016 at 12:00
Ends at 17:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Limerick Boat Club, Sarsfield Bridge

We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting a charity fun day in aid of Limerick Marine Search and Rescue on Sunday the 25th of September.

We will have try a kayak and SUP sessions running every hour, and hoverball archery and water walking zorbs running from Limerick Boat Club and we will also have Ireland's tallest mobile climbing wall over on Harveys Quay.
All activities will be free and will operate on a first come first served basis.
We will have collections buckets at all the activities and hope you can give generously to such a worthy cause.

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Ladies Canoe Polo Day

Starts Thu 25th Feb 2016 at 21:45
Ends at 22:45
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: UL Arena Pool

Beginner ladies polo training to help get more women into the sport!

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Beginner Whitewater Trip!

Starts Wed 17th Feb 2016 at 14:00
Ends at 17:30
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Castleconnell

 This Beginner whitewater trip is the perfect opportunity to learn basic skills on the water. Sign up for the trip on our forum: http://www.ulkayak.com/msg_board/viewtopic.php?f=78&t=18748

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Wicklow Weekend Trip

Starts Fri 30th Oct 2015 at 18:00
Ends Thu 1st Oct 2015 at 20:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Wicklow

Our second big trip of the semester. We will head down the friday night to our hostel in Glendalough. Go paddling Sat and Sun on some of Wicklow's best rivers. The cost of the trip is €40 which includes your transport, accommodation, equipment and breakfast and dinner. More info and sign up details can be found here: http://www.ulkayak.com/msg_board/viewtopic.php?f=78&t=18458

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Lahinch!

Starts Fri 25th Sep 2015 at 18:00
Ends Sun 27th Sep 2015 at 18:00
Cost FREE
Type IN-PERSON Event

Location: Lahinch Co. Clare

This is a beginner weekend no experience necessary:Cost €352 nights hostel stay in beautiful Lahinch Co. Clare. Transport there and backSurfing in Kayaks 2 days (all gear provided)2 nights out (one a costume fancy dress party. Theme of party to be announced),Breakfast included (yeah I know!)

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