Laois Kayak and Canoe Club – Early September 2016 Update
Membership Reminders: For Club memberships that are up on 18/09/16 and 05/10/16 for Laois Kayak and Canoe Club members. If you wish to renew please have membership in at least a week before the renewal date to ensure your insurance is paid up to date. Membership forms are on website and at the club house but if you need one posted out please PM us as soon as possible. Membership can be given to any committee member or contact Emer O’Brien on (087) 9626350 regarding same. If you wish to join the club in this period, please also fill in the form or if you have a query please let us know.
Winter Pool Schedule: Advance notice of Winter Pool Schedule with Balto Kayak Club the following Sunday’s are now confirmed. Learn to roll or just improve your skills in the warmth of Athy pool. Please confirm with Brian or Matt to reserve your place. Arrive for 5pm, on the water from 5.30pm ’till 6.30pm. The pool session dates are October 9th and 23rd, November 6th and 20th, December 4th and 18th, January 8th and 22nd, February 5th and 19th, March 5th & 19th.
Lower Liffey Descent: Nice levels on the Lower Liffey for the LKCC Kayakers who partook in the event, Well done to Matt, Finbar, Mick and Brian who were placed 2nd and 3rd respectively in the open canoe doubles.
Paddlefest: Best of luck to all our younger LKCC paddlers taking part in Paddlefest next week-end in Hidden Valley and also to all our LKCC instructors who will assist over the weekend, we wish you all the very happiest of paddling experience and enjoy the club BBQ on Saturday night!
Shorter Evenings: With the winter drawing in, the LKCC Kayakers partook in another Wednesday paddle at the bridge, as the evenings grow shorter, kayaking will revert to week-ends only and advance notice of events and meets will be on our Viber Group or on our Facebook page and Website. If you are interested in joining don’t forget that the next membership renewal date is 18/9 and 5/10 after that it will be May of next year to keep in sync with Canoeing Ireland. We look forward to seeing you on the water and paddling together, don’t forget to check www.laoiskayak.com for any updates or follow our facebook page online!