Paddle NSW News

Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 17/10/2014 - 14:30
Discover Boating Week 18-26 October

PaddleNSW has partnered with the Boating Industry Association of NSW (BIA) to launch the inaugural Discover Boating Week that we hope will become a permanent fixture in our future diaries.
 
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Submitted by 210645 on Fri, 17/10/2014 - 09:14
 Discover Paddling (Boating) Week -18th October  Junior Open Day at Penrith White Water Stadium


18th October 12 - 3pm

Come and Try Day - SaturdaySchedule

12 – 3pm

Come and Try Day Commences

  • Meet at gate where volunteer will direct... read more
Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 15/10/2014 - 16:39

At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, popular State figurehead and paddler TONY HYSTEK received a standing ovation when presented with a PNSW Distinguished Long Service Award.

The citation could have been endless, such is the contribution to paddling in NSW and ACT made by... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 15/10/2014 - 16:06

At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, hard-working manager and coach CHRISTINE DUFF was recognised as the 2013/14 PNSW Administrator of the Year.

Christine has been a long standing part of canoe sprint in NSW. 

She has travelled away on tour with national teams... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 15/10/2014 - 15:52

At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, hard-working volunteer and jack-of-all-trades JOHN KELLY was suitably recognised as the 2013/14 PNSW Volunteer of the Year.

John became involved in Canoe Slalom when his children began to paddle in recent years. He has become an... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 15/10/2014 - 15:39

At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, hard-working official and PNSW Marathon Committee legend GAYE HATFIELD was suitably recognised as the 2013/14 PNSW Official of the Year.

Gaye continues to provide outstanding service to the Marathon paddling community, the sport and it... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 15/10/2014 - 14:56

At the PaddleNSW Annual Awards Night held 13 October, iconic paddler and master of all disciplines RICHARD BARNES was suitably recognised in front of his peers as the 2013/14 PNSW Masters Paddler of the Year.

Some of Richard's achievements in the nomination period (1 July 2013 to 30 June... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 21:53

The Transport for NSW Lifejacket Wear Initiative has won the NSW State Water Safety Award for Community Education Program of the Year.
Mr Howard Glenn, General Manager of the NSW Maritime Management Centre, said the Lifejacket Wear Initiative was designed to increase lifejacket wear rates,... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Thu, 09/10/2014 - 12:08
2014/15 Oceanseries

PaddleNSW is delighted to announce that our Open Water Technical Committee will be managing the Oceanseries this year. The Oceanseries has over the last 8 years been one of, if not the foremost ocean paddling series in Australia. The new Oceanseries has been... read more

Submitted by PeterT on Tue, 07/10/2014 - 13:07

On 13 September, nearly 300 paddlers made the journey to Tea Gardens on the Great Lakes for the 2014 Myall Classic Marathon.

A total of  $6,000 has been raised this year in support of the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation. Congratulations to all involved!

Conditions were initially... read more

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