VACANCY – AUSTRALIAN CANOEING MARATHON RACING TECHNICAL COMMITTEE

The Australian Canoeing Marathon Racing Technical Committee (ACMRTC) is seeking a volunteer to join the committee in the position of Publicity and Promotion.

Key responsibilities :

  • Familiar with social media platforms to assist with the publicity of canoe marathon within Australia
  • Write promotional articles for AC web page on canoe marathon activities in Australia
  • Assist with communication to State Association representatives
  • Work with other ACMRTC members promoting canoe marathon strategies
  • Attend regular meetings either via teleconference or face to face

Persons interested should provide a brief statement outlining their attributes to the above.

All expressions of interest or inquiries can be forwarded via email to Jerry Dunn, Chair ACMRTC, at marathon@canoe.org.au

How to ‘Live Like Maria’ Noakes – The Southeast paddling community gathers to ‘Live Like Maria,’ celebrating memorable moments in the life of the inspiring longtime NOC kayak instructor

Compiled by Laura Farrell Just over a month ago, nearly 200 paddlers paid tribute with a memorial paddle together on the Nantahala River. That afternoon, over 700 members of the paddling community, families and friends gathered at the Nantahala Outdoor Center for a formal memorial with additional hundreds streaming the broadcast (below) from around the

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Haunted by the High Water of Cataract Canyon – Regular Paddler, Remarkable Waters

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Crowdfunding | Today’s Trend for Financing Tomorrow’s Boats – More kayaking manufacturers embrace Kickstarter and other crowdfunding campaign platforms to finance new products

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Recap: Freestyle National Championships Return to Columbus, Georgia for 2018 – Inside the second-annual Paddle South festival on the Chattahoochee River

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