Christmas Tree Lot Not Happening This Year

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We are sorry to let you know that we are cancelling the Banook Christmas tree lot and sales this year. With the changes to Halifax area COVID-19 restrictions yesterday, we simply do not know what things will look like by Dec. 11 and so with great disappointment we decided to cancel our tree lot for […]

Suspending Athletics and all Fitness Bookings for 2 weeks

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As per the announcement today by Dr. Strang and Premier McNeil and advised by ADCKC, effective end of day Wednesday, November 25, Banook Canoe Club will be closed for a period of at least 2 weeks. All ADCKC clubs in HRM are following this same protocol. This suspension of training activities includes but is not […]

We are hiring!

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We’re Hiring! Exciting full time opportunity with an opening for an Assistant Coach. See Employment opportunities under the “About Us” menu link for full job description.

Happy Thanksgiving

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Banook Canoe Club will be closed Monday, October 12. It is a day off for athletes and staff. There will be no programming on this date. It will also be a day off for volunteers. Emails to the Banook office will not be monitored over the weekend.  We hope you have an opportunity to enjoy […]

Annual General Meeting 2020

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To: All Members, Banook Canoe ClubFrom: Board of Directors, Banook Canoe Club This will serve as a reminder notice of the 2020 Annual General Meeting. Please follow instructions below in red if you wish to attend the AGM.  Annual General Meeting: As per the requirements of the Bylaws of Banook Canoe Club: “The Club shall […]

Summer Update #5

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Aug 12, 2020 U16 to Open Regatta – Saturday, August 15The next U16+ older regatta is coming up this week. Go Banook Go! Just a reminder that Banook, Senobe, and Mic Mac members are allowed to be at their own clubs during regattas. Please ensure your paddler arrives at the club 60-90 minutes prior to their first race. They […]

Important Safety Change

Regardless of weather conditions,  any paddler U16 and under now must wear an approved PFD (life jacket) at all times while on water in training, or participating in Banook, ADCKC, or its member clubs programs.

Also, any paddler, of any age, who is unable to prove swimming proficiency as required under the Canoe Kayak Canada Code of Safety must wear a PFD at all times while on water in training, or participating in the programs of Banook, the ADCKC or its member clubs.


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are the key to success at Banook, if you are interested in helping out at the club please contact the office.

Members interesting to volunteer with boat repairs can contact Ron Hill, and those wishing to volunteer with minor facility repairs should contact Geoff Bennett.

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