Paddle NSW News

Submitted by Gaye Hatfield on Fri, 01/05/2015 - 09:16
PNSW Marathon Race 2 Windsor is on Sunday 3rd May
Dear Paddlers

Windsor Race is definitely on this Sunday 3rd May  -MacQuarie Park Windsor
PNSW MTC have been in constant contact with WCC officials - The river has returned to normal after... read more
Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 24/04/2015 - 10:15
Olympic Order of Merit for stalwart Lynn Parker

PaddleNSW Board Director Lynn Parker was this week presented with a distinguished Order of Merit Award at the New South Wales Olympic Council’s (NSWOC) Annual General Meeting. The NSWOC represents the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) at a state level in New South Wales.

Lynn... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 22/04/2015 - 15:55
Sam Bloom selected for Canoe World Championships

PaddleNSW parakayaker Sam Bloom has been selected to compete for Australia later this year at the Canoe World Championships in Milan.

Sam was paralysed when she fell and broke her spine when leaning against a loose balcony railing at a beach... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Tue, 21/04/2015 - 17:06

This summer, the Sydney freestyle kayaking community has run weekly classes for six lucky Western Sydney high school girls, teaching them the basics of freestyle kayaking. A relatively new sport, Freestyle kayaking involves kayaking in white water and trying to throw down as many tricks as... read more

Submitted by LynnP on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 16:40

Its hard to beat these surroundings. And by the look of the participants they would agree!  This year, the PaddleNSW Course became part of the Marine Teachers Annual Conference and skills up the teachers for Watsons Bay and other Marine locations. 

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Submitted by LynnP on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 14:36

This is an ACAS accredited Course leading to qualification in AC Guide and/or Instructor.  Please contact Karen Dallas for more information: "skeekayakat... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 17/04/2015 - 19:55

Over 120 competitors will compete this weekend across the surfing and marathon divisions when the Ocean and Earth Southern Cross SUP Festival is held in Sussex Inlet. Stand Up Paddlers from all over NSW are gearing up to potentially earn their position in the NRMA... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 17/04/2015 - 09:51
Fiebig brothers excited for Junior Worlds debut

PaddleNSW and Forster brothers Kaspar and Kristian Fiebig will represent Australia at the ICF canoe slalom Junior and U23 World Championships in Brazil from 22 to 26 April. A world class field of 300 athletes from 45 countries will compete down the rapids of Foz do Iguassu.

The Great... read more

Submitted by LynnP on Thu, 16/04/2015 - 15:27
NEXT STEP for PaddlePower Star Graduates!

The junior holiday program saw 8 athletes in the making. They ranged from 8 to 11, and with Alex as their Instructor, took to paddling like ducks to water!.  One Mum joined in and with the help of other keen parents I'm assured that we will see the next stage of the program take off before... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Thu, 16/04/2015 - 12:00
2015 Myall Classic

Seems the last Classic was just a few months ago, but already we’re well into planning for the 2015 event.

Last year, the event raised nearly $6000 for the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation, and we hope to eclipse this amount in 2015. The cheque handover was warmly received at a morning tea at... read more

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