COVID-19 Response Plan & Return to Play                                                                               

On May 7, 2020 the CKBC Boad approved CKBC's CKBC COVID-19 Response Plan and Return to Play Policy. The policy covers the following topics:

  1. Priorities in Returning to Paddle
  2. Acknowledgement of Government of BC Return to Play Guidelines
  3. Member Club - Faciliity Access Considerations
  4. Member Club - Participant Considerations
  5. Member Club - Sport Operations Considerations
  6. Member Club - Sport Modificiations Considerations
  7. Canoe Kayak Canada - Return to Paddling Guidelines
  8. Contacts and Resources

May 19th 2020 - Meeting Recording 


COVID Continuity Strategy - As the pandemic continues, CKBC has developed an interim strategic plan that is specifically geared towards seeing our organization through to the end of the pandemic at which time we will implement a new strategic plan.

Read more  HERE

May 19th 2021- CKBC Return to Paddle Webinar Presentation - Powerpoint Presentation Slides


Previous Versions of RTP Plan:

Version 1.0

Version 2.0

Version 3.0

Version 3.1

Version 3.2

Version 4.0

Version 5.0 - Please refer to Bulletin/Memo 2021-8

As of July 1, 2021 please refer to the ViaSport RTP Chart for guidance and direction on Return to Play issues. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to reach out to the CKBC office.


December 3, 2020 - Memo Regarding Provincial Health Order Updates

March 31, 2020 - Memo Regarding Return to Play and Provincial Health Order Updates


CKBC Return to Paddle Plan Building Tool for Clubs - Please fill out the following form below. This tool is designed to build your club's "Return to Paddle Plan" in conjunction with CKBC's approved return protocol that has been approved by the Ministry of Health. 


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Canoe Kayak BC is the Provincial Sport Organization for the paddle sports and actively encourages and provides opportunities to enjoy, participate and excel in them. Members include competitive athletes, developing athletes, enthusiasts, coaches, officials, administrators and supporters of the sport. The association's mission enourages and promotes personal growth and success for our members through participation and performance in paddle sports.

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