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by WWKC Secretary
Wed Feb 27, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Change in CI Renewals
Replies: 0
Views: 170

Change in CI Renewals

Hi all, Just to inform you there has been a change to how the Canoing Ireland renewals will work this year. Instead of renewing on an members on an individual basis throughout the year CI are now allowing clubs to do bulk renewals. This is a return to the old method of CI renewals. The bulk renewal ...
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Nov 11, 2016 11:38 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: WWKC AGM 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 592

WWKC AGM 2016

Hi all, The 2016 AGM is being held on November 30th at the West County Hotel, Chapelizod at 8pm. We will publish the Agenda, minutes from 2015 and motions for discussion closer to the date. According to the clubs constitution "An Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the club shall, subject to the followi...
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Oct 21, 2016 11:49 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Re: Site Development Update
Replies: 28
Views: 4283

Re: Site Development Update

Hi John by jah » Fri Oct 21, 2016 8:53 pm The committee say it will take 5-10 years to redevelop the site or that it is not possible at all. On what basis were these timelines developed? Why is 2-3 years not possible? Just for the sake of clarity and completeness Id like to clear up confusion surrou...
by WWKC Secretary
Tue May 03, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Blueway 10K Taster day 14th May 10am
Replies: 20
Views: 2530

Blueway 10K Taster day 14th May 10am

All Blueway 10k info found here! http://www.wwkc.net/blueway-10k-taster-may-14th/ The aim of the Blueway 10K is to help members increase their distance paddling with a view to participating in distance events such as the club Lower Liffey race and the Liffey Descent. The course is basically set up l...
by WWKC Secretary
Tue Apr 05, 2016 2:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Blueway 10K
Replies: 0
Views: 402

Blueway 10K

**INSTRUCTORS AND COACHES NEEDED!** Hi Guys, This year Wild water has signed up for the "Blueway 10K" programme run by Canoeing Ireland - http://canoe.ie/blueway10k/ The general Idea is that a group of coaches and instructors will lead a series of paddle fitness sessions under the guidance of three ...
by WWKC Secretary
Thu Feb 11, 2016 11:02 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Resignation of Secretary
Replies: 2
Views: 872

Resignation of Secretary

For medical reasons, I find it necessary to resign from the position of WWKC Secretary. The committee has been tendered, what I consider to be, an experienced suitable candidate to consider for co-option as my successor. If you have sent correspondence to the Secretary, on or after 2nd February 2016...
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Nov 25, 2015 6:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Car park plan update
Replies: 0
Views: 642

Car park plan update

The most likely future car park area under consideration at present, is the unused grass area adjacent to the site wall along the Lane at the East end of the site. An overhead line with 3 red slalom poles has been erected approximately 14-15m away from this wall, to demarcate the approximate boundar...
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Nov 25, 2015 6:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Front Gate Lock Code
Replies: 0
Views: 534

New Front Gate Lock Code

The lock on the front gate has been replaced.

An all-member email has been sent with the new code.

If you have not received the email, please contact your discipline officer for details.
by WWKC Secretary
Thu Nov 12, 2015 6:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: AGM 2015 Documents
Replies: 0
Views: 600

AGM 2015 Documents

The closing date for the acceptance of motions (resolutions) for this year’s AGM has now passed. Please find the AGM documentation pack in the attached file. Officer reports are available directly from the concerned officer upon email request. NB: As per the practice of recent years, to limit enviro...
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Oct 30, 2015 10:10 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: CI Insurance - best practice
Replies: 0
Views: 563

CI Insurance - best practice

FYI: Insurance cover provided by the CI policy (Canoe.ie/Insurance) is limited to ‘best practice’ activities as defined in their reply to our query (as of 19th Oct. 2015): http://canoe.ie/safety-on-the-water/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; http://canoe.ie/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/I...
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Oct 21, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Club use on Sunday Oct. 25
Replies: 0
Views: 483

Club use on Sunday Oct. 25

At short notice, a Slalom session with our Olympian member, Hannah Craig, has been arranged for next Sunday. You can sign up for this on the separate notice on the post under Training. Please do not disturb the session, and be advised that the club boats and flat-water course will be in use for this...
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Oct 21, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Club use on Sunday Oct. 25
Replies: 0
Views: 447

Club use on Sunday Oct. 25

At short notice, a Slalom session with our Olympian member, Hannah Craig, has been arranged for next Sunday. You can sign up for this on the separate notice on the post under Training. Please do not disturb the session, and be advised that the club boats and flat-water course will be in use for this...
by WWKC Secretary
Thu Sep 24, 2015 3:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Lost Property Bin - returning to Empty soon !
Replies: 0
Views: 501

Lost Property Bin - returning to Empty soon !

Please be advised that it is planned to empty the Lost Property Bin on the weekend of October 3/4th.
by WWKC Secretary
Tue May 26, 2015 10:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bins
Replies: 0
Views: 479

Bins

Bins: on Sunday, please leave full (or nearly full) bins out for collection by Panda on Monday morning. On Monday, please return empty bins to the front of the club house; and/or please leave un-emptied bins inside the gate. Please use the green bin for all recyclable rubbish. The green bin does not...
by WWKC Secretary
Tue May 26, 2015 10:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Fobs
Replies: 0
Views: 496

Fobs

Fobs can be assigned to current members. Fobs are disabled when membership lapses or a Fob is lost. There is a 20€ deposit on each Fob, payable in cash when a Fob is being assigned to a current member. So with the deposit ready, ….fobs can be obtained from: Memberhip@WWKC.net, or Chairman@WWKC.net N...
by WWKC Secretary
Tue May 05, 2015 5:17 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: May 9/10 - Nepal Charity Quiz/Slalom
Replies: 0
Views: 525

May 9/10 - Nepal Charity Quiz/Slalom

Please be advised that the annual combined charity collection this year is in aid of Nepal earthquake victims.

The Quiz is on Saturday May 9th in the Boar's Head, and
the Slalom Race is on Sunday May 10th at the Club site.

Your support would be much appreciated.
by WWKC Secretary
Tue May 05, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: May 9/10 - Nepal Charity Quiz/Slalom
Replies: 0
Views: 447

May 9/10 - Nepal Charity Quiz/Slalom

Please be advised that the annual combined charity collection this year is in aid of Nepal earthquake victims.

The Quiz is on Saturday May 9th in the Boar's Head, and
the Slalom Race is on Sunday May 10th at the Club site.

Your support would be much appreciated.
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Apr 15, 2015 3:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Slalom Officer 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 676

Re: New Slalom Officer 2015

Thanks to Amy for her great work and especially for getting Monday nights more active again. A new Slalom Officer to continue this term of office has been found and has agreed to take on the position. So please render your assistance to a CI fully assessed Slalom Coach and now Slalom Officer as well...
by WWKC Secretary
Thu Apr 02, 2015 2:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: CICC - Well Done 51
Replies: 1
Views: 644

Results: CICC - Well Done 51

Overall club result, - total points scored and discipline position Slalom - 1336, 1st Marathon - 1102, 1st WWR - 1031, 1st LeMans - 548, 2nd Sprint - 488, 4th Raft - 281, 1st FreeStyle - 150, 4th Polo - 100, 1st Full results now available at http://canoe.ie/club-championships/club-championship-resul...
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Mar 27, 2015 2:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Grant funding meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 452

Grant funding meeting

For those who may be interested in applying for grant funding (good planning even for 2016 !), please be advised that a post from March 26th on the facebook page of SouthDublinCountyCouncil advertises a Sports Capital Programme (SCP) meeting for next Tueaday at 7PM. Register by email with ASilke@SDu...
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Mar 27, 2015 2:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Grant funding meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 448

Grant funding meeting

For those who may be interested in applying for grant funding (good planning even for 2016 !), please be advised that a post from March 26th on https://www.facebook.com/SouthDublinCountyCouncil" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; advertises a...
by WWKC Secretary
Mon Mar 23, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: CICC - Well Done 51
Replies: 1
Views: 644

CICC - Well Done 51

Blessed with brilliant sunshine, the 21 Junior, 13 Student, and 17 Senior entrants from WWKC won both the Senior and Junior Club Championships for the second year in a row; and with a set of Polo PFDs, a Dagger Axiom and Palm youth PFD, good prizes were taken home too. Careful background preparation...
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Mar 18, 2015 3:49 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Tidy Paddles in Bin please
Replies: 0
Views: 455

Tidy Paddles in Bin please

Please be advised that following a trial period, all 3 paddle bins have now been deployed. The paddle bins have been provided following complaints of restricted access to wall-side boat-spaces due to paddle encroachment. Please consider others by storing paddles in the paddle bins or other paddle st...
by WWKC Secretary
Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Gym News
Replies: 0
Views: 524

Gym News

We are pleased to announce that the first steps towards having an upper-body gym on our site have been completed: 1) A new agreement has been reached with DCU 2) The agreement has been ratified by both DCUCC and WWKC 3) DCUCC have been authorised to purchase a new container 4) DCUCC are currently lo...
by WWKC Secretary
Wed Mar 04, 2015 5:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: CICC Raft Team, We-6-go, seek 2 more crew
Replies: 0
Views: 481

CICC Raft Team, We-6-go, seek 2 more crew

1) Female Junior Maeve Martin 2) Male Senior Doc Martin 3) Male Senior Ewan LeNoach 4) Male Junior Liam LeNoach seek 2 others to join up for the raft race, please post up below. 5) Intermediate Welcome 6) Beginner Welcome For the CICC rafting team event: NB: CI will be providing rafts for this race....
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Feb 27, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Raft Crews - Canoe Ireland Club Champs (CICC)
Replies: 0
Views: 525

Raft Crews - Canoe Ireland Club Champs (CICC)

For the CICC rafting team event: NB: CI will be providing rafts for this race. Would experienced paddlers please try to accommodate some beginner/intermediate members in their team of 6. It is not allowed for an individual to enter on multiple raft teams. Each rafting team must meet the same makeup ...
by WWKC Secretary
Thu Feb 12, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Club Champs. Mar. 21/22 at Sluice
Replies: 0
Views: 500

Club Champs. Mar. 21/22 at Sluice

Please be advised that WWKC has entered the CI Club Championships (CICC) at Sluice on March 21/22, see: http://canoe.ie/club-championships/ To enter this event as a WWKC representative, you must be registered with the ICU. ICU registration will be checked online before any individual’s entry is made...
by WWKC Secretary
Tue Feb 10, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Club Children's Officer Course
Replies: 0
Views: 515

Club Children's Officer Course

As you may be aware, all Sports Clubs should have a Club Children's Officer. Training for Club Children's Officers was previously delivered as a 6-hour course which included the role of the designated person. This course has been changed and is now a 3-hour course focusing solely on the duties of th...
by WWKC Secretary
Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Clubhouse Use, Last Tuesday in each Month, 7:30-9PM
Replies: 0
Views: 464

Clubhouse Use, Last Tuesday in each Month, 7:30-9PM

Please be advised that a regular committee meeting is scheduled to take place on the last Tuesday of each month.
Please vacate the club-room for this meeting, which is scheduled to start at 19:30 and finish by 21:00.
by WWKC Secretary
Fri Sep 19, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Sad news
Replies: 1
Views: 598

Re: Sad news

Removal on Saturday to St. Jude's Church, Willington, Templeogue arriving for Funeral Mass at 10.00a.m. followed by cremation at Mount Jerome Crematorium.

Family flowers only, please.

Donations, if desired to Br. Kevin Crowley, Capuchin Day Centre, 29 Row Street, Dublin 7.