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Notices

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Membership 2016/17 is now due

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15th November AGM (Annual General Meeting) open to any member to come along 7.30pm Shirecliff community centre

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Hi, I have booked the Xmas meal at the Florentine on Fulwood Road. Please see their website.

 

Date is Wednesday 21st December at 730pm.

If you would like a place, please send me a cheque for £10 to Julie Scott, 18 Sheldrake Close, Thorpe Hesley, Rotherham, S61 2UW by 15th November to secure your place.- thanks Julie

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Sunday 18th December – Antidote to Christmas shopping – venue to be confirmed check with Hugh for details

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Matlock Bath Boxing day raft race – meet Artist car park 9.30am suitable for experienced paddlers, suitable for spectators flour bombs usually get thrown at paddlers – contact Ian for details

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Well done to the 5 members who have now been trained in safety techniques. This was a very wet course and they survived despite the cold river water. If anyone else would like to do the FSRT training course contact Ian for details

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A Big thank you to everyone who helped at the slalom over the weekend it was a big success with 75 paddlers from all over the country taking part on both days.

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FSRT – Safety Course – 2 Sunday mornings 16th and 23rd September limited places book early this is a wet course – contact Ian for details

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I have booked in the following sessions for you in Hillsborough Leisure Pool on last Monday in the month, 8-9pm open for anyone check with Hugh for details.

  • 28th November 2016
  • 30th January 2017
  • 27th February 2017
  • 27th March 2017

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Message from Sue (Scout Leader) – On behalf of the 69th Mosborough Cubs and Scouts I would like to say a big “THANK YOU” TO THE Sheffield Xanoe Club for your assistance and patience on Sunday with us all. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

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  • Llangollen canal trip planned for November – Below is a link for the campsite for the planned canal trip on the Llangollen canal in November on the 12th/13th of November. Contact Cath or Phill to enable to see numbers who are interested in going etc. Camping and limited number of camping pods are available for this weekend for those interested in going on this trip. http://www.abbeyfarmcaravans.co.uk/

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British Canoeing British Canoeing Web site

Yorkshire Website Yorkshire website

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Thanks to Swann Morton Ltd we now have a paddle Board to try which will be based at Oughtibridge.

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Sorry if you missed the Birthday Weekend it was Brilliant lots of past and new members. It was good to see old faces, plenty of old stories, I’ve put some photos in the gallery and check out The Sheffield Star website for a report.

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To become a member of the Sheffield Canoe Club, print and return a membership form PDF - PDF (Acrobat) format - to any club official along with the appropriate membership fee (see below) at the pool or River Don club sessions. Alternatively send your completed membership form with cheque payable to Sheffield Canoe Club to the club's membership secretary:

 

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Please check dates on events page as some sessions have been cancelled. – thanks

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Club Trips Notice

To avoid disappointment on the day – it is important you notify the trip organiser if you intend paddling. Every trip has an upper limit of paddlers to comply with safety guide lines. Please remember to notify the organiser or you may well be turned away on the day. Thankyou.

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Coach?

Part of our Club’s primary objective is to promote canoeing. In order to achieve this we always need coaches and river leaders.

Have you been a club member for at least 2 years? Are you able to commit time to the club as a coach or leader? Have you got the required skills and qualifications ? If so the club can make funding available to support your training to become a coach or leader. Speak to Ian Holmes or any committee member

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Members wishing to write a report on any trip, or experience ie. first capsize, please e-mail Ian to be included in this web site.

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Top Club letter 2012 PDF

Top Club Certificate 2012 PDF

Click on the gallery below for photos

Club Gallery

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FOR SALE/WANTED

Any member wishing to advertise here please contact Ian

Sea Kayak for Sale £700 check PDF PDF

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