2019 News

CKBC has a new website

January 24, 2019 —   Canoe Kayak BC is excited to announce the release of our new website. The new site offers a fresh new look and easier navigation. We are now using a responsive design which means you’ll find the same information and essentially the same look whether you’re using your desktop, tablet or smart phone!  Our main goal in designing this site...

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Mary Jane Abbott announces retirement from Canoe Kayak BC

January 21, 2019 — Dear Canoe Kayak BC members, Before we get further into the new year, it's with considerable regret that I must announce the retirement of our Executive Director, Mary Jane Abbott, on March 29 of this year.  Most of us know MJ but, new or not to our community, please join me while I take you back into her history, just...

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CKBC hosting BC Games Development Camps

January 20, 2019 — Canoe Kayak BC is hosting a series BC Games Development Camps this summer throughout B.C. The camps provide athletes the opportunity to practice in the boats used at the 2020 BC Summer Games, meet new friends and learn new skills. Dates and locations July 2-5: West Lake Park, Prince George (Zone 8) July 9-10: Fort Langley (Zone 3) July 11-12: Burnaby Lake (Zone...

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CKBC hosting War Canoe Clinics and Races

January 20, 2019 — Canoe Kayak BC is hosting a series War Canoe Clinics this spring and summer. The clinics are intended for athletes and coaches who are interested in participating in War Canoe races throughout the upcoming racing season. May 11 ~ Burnaby Lake June 16 ~ Burnaby Lake July 14 ~ Burnaby Lake August 18 ~ Burnaby Lake Athletes are requested to pre-register...

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Thirty-eight paddlers named to 2018-19 CKBC Provincial Team

December 3, 2018 — Thirty-eight of BC’s top sprint and slalom canoe and kayak paddlers have been selected to Canoe Kayak BC’s provincial team. Among the team members are national sprint team member Brian Malfesi (Ridge) and national slalom team members Austin Atkins, Finley Capstick and Jacob Kryworuchko (CCE). Athletes were selected based on their results from the past season including national team selection,...

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