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|Special Thanks | Outgoing Board Members|
Australian Canoeing would like to recognise the contributions of our most recent outgoing Board Members...
|New Interim Board Appointed|
Australian Canoeing is please to advise the following appointments to the board of directors...
|Champion Lakes Kayak Course | Western Australia|
Champion Lakes Rowing and Kayaking course on Lakes Rd, Westfield has reach optimum water levels..
|Nomination for the Officials - ICF World Championships 2006 |
All officials interested to nominate for the 2006 ICF World Championships and World Cup Events must be acknowledge by Australian Canoeing no later than the 13th February 2005...
|Nominate for an Australian Flatwater Team in 2006|
Nominations for selection will be available online from Wednesday 8th February 2006...
|Long-term body maintenance for slalom athletes|
Information session: 2-3pm, Saturday 11 February, Nepean Room, Penrith City Council
|Australian Sports Commission | Harassment-Free Sport Update|
The Harassment-free Sport Strategy is an initiative developed by the ASC to help sports organisations address harassment, discrimination and child-abuse issues. The strategy underwent an evaluation and review process in 2004 to ensure it remained an effective, practical and relevant tool that met best-practice standards and the needs of the sports industry. As a result of the review process, the ASC made several changes to various components of the strategy, including the addition of a series of information sheets, modifications to the ASC's Ethics web site and the development of new education and training packages...
|Club Development | 11th National Conference on Volunteering|
Registrations for the 11th National Conference on Volunteering, hosted by Volunteering Australia between 7-10 March 2006, at the Carlton Crest Hotel, Melbourne are now open. The conference will focus specifically on themes and issues relevant to volunteer involvement in major events. Whether it is international sporting events, cultural festivals or natural disasters and emergencies volunteers involved in sport and recreation, culture and tourism and emergency management connects Australians to one another and to the rest of the world.
|Brady's Rapid Sprint Results|
Click through to view the Brady's Rapid Sprint Results...
|Australian Championships Photo Gallery|
Thanks to Peter Ewing for his photography...
|2006 Teach NSW International Canoe Slalom Series Entries Open|
This event incorporates the Australian Junior Teams selection events 3 and 4 and the 2006 Penrith Whitewater International Slalom Series.
|2006 NCE Scholarship Criteria|
The Slalom NCE Scholarship Criteria for 2006 is now available.
|Marathon Canoe Club SA | June Canoe & Kayak Marathon|
ENDURANCE PADDLE - The Queens Birthday weekend every year sees South Australiaís Riverland region host the Marathon Canoe Club of SAís Canoe & Kayak Marathon. The Canoe & Kayak marathon, the Murray 200/100/Relay, is South Australiaís premier long distance canoe marathon for all craft. Participation in the event might sound daunting and onerous but past participants will assure you there are recreational classes as well as very competitive classes available.
|Coach Required | Australian Menís Canoe Polo Squad |
The position is to be filled as soon as possible, for the duration including pre tour training camps and selection events. At this stage there has been little interest from past coaches.
|Coach Required | Australian Womenís Canoe Polo Squad|
Coach required for the Australian Womenís Canoe Polo Team for the 2006 World Championship tour - The position is to be filled as soon as possible, for the duration including pre tour training camps and selection events. The Australian Womenís Canoe Polo Team, along with the Menís team is in a rebuilding phase and is aiming long term of being in the medals in Canada. A guiding, strong coach is paramount to our plans in Amsterdam and to launch our campaign for the 2008 World Championships in Canada.
Australian Canoeing Member Benefits - Human Kinetics 20% OFF on Selected Health Resources
HK is offering a massive 20% OFF a range of premium health and fitness resources - be sure you take a look at the full range of books available.  Please click on the 'Health Resources' link below to view the full range on special
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February Special - Adventure Racing
Adventure Racing is your complete guide to the skills, equipment, strategies, navigation, and nutrition used by the top adventure racers around the globe. Start with the right gear to perform your best (even in desert, rainforest, and subzero environments) then learn the skills for trekking, mountain biking, canoeing, kayaking, and mountaineering. Insights on team strategy, use of support crews, map reading, and magnetic deviation will keep you on track, while the right fuel for changing conditions, medical know-how, and survival skills will keep you in the race. Profiles and stories from the top races and adventure racers provide a taste of the exciting challenges of the most addictive team endurance sport on the planet!
RRP    $31.95 RRP                           AC Member Special    $26.40
To redeem this offer, please complete the order form and send or fax to Human Kinetics.
The Australian Canoeing Calendar contains information on Australian Canoeing sanctioned events or events sanctioned by the International Canoe Federation or our member bodies. Check out all the current events at the following link:
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Check out the recently updated AC Safety Guidelines. These guidelines provide the minimum requirements for the safe conduct of Recreational Canoeing and Kayaking activities. All Registered Guides, Instructors and National Training Providers are required to comply with this guideline.
Your premier Australia wide, one stop, online canoeing & kayaking classifieds list.
The Australian Canoeing Classifieds has been developed by Australian Canoeing and the State Canoeing Associations to provide an online classifieds listing service for the Australian paddling community.
You can buy and sell new and used canoes and kayaks, paddles, spray skirts, helmets and much more.  Viewing the Classifieds listed in the boatyard is free of charge.
Australian Canoeing members can place an ad free of charge by entering your secure user ID and password. You can even include a jpeg photo to accompany your listing.
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