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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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