The People of the Year Awards

The People of the Year Awards, Ireland’s longest-running national awards ceremony, is a yearly event organised by Rehab Group and aired live on RTÉ One television. The award show celebrates the unsung heroes of communities throughout Ireland and internationally. Nominations are open to members of the public and the winners are decided by an independent […]

Liffey Descent Expression of Interest application

The International Liffey Descent is Ireland’s premier Paddlesporting event and has been since its inauguration in 1959. With over 500 competitors competing in the 2017 event, the event is still as popular and has huge potential for growth. With the 60th anniversary approaching in 2019, the strategic development of the event will require a combination […]

World Surf Kayak Championships 2017

World Surf Kayak Championships 2017 So after 9 days in Portrush, the 2017 World Surf Kayak Championship hosted by CANI and WSKA has come to an end and with it a very mixed bag of weather and surf conditions – everything from 2ft to 12ft!! HP (High Performance) and IC (International Class) boats and paddlers […]

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY: Training and Development officer Role

Training and Development Officer We are seeking a dynamic and committed individual to develop Paddlesport in Ireland in accordance with Canoeing Ireland’s Strategic Plan. The Training and Development Officer will be a key member of a small team operating from Irish Sport HQ.  We work with all stakeholders – clubs, disciplines, members and institutions – […]

Sports Person of the Year Award & People of the Year Awards

Below is information on the People of the Year Awards event and the nomination process.  Please note that the deadline for nominations is midnight of the 30th November. Nominations can be made through the following link:  http://www.peopleoftheyear.com/nominate/1 The People of the Year Awards, Ireland’s longest-running national awards ceremony, is a yearly event organised by Rehab […]