Category: 2019

Newsletter November 2019

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It has been awhile since we have updated our members – but there has been LOTS going on – read on and see what we have been up to! Welcome Home In late October, two of Banook’s high-performance athletes spent two weeks in Berlin at a fall training camp. Ian Gaudet and Cole Parsons were […]

Atlantic Championships (2019 Nationals Qualifying weekend)

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The weekend of August 2, 3, 4 brought some exciting races to Lake Banook. The best athletes from the Atlantic Division lined up at the start line to race down the course over 200m, 500m, 1000m and 6k. We had some amazing performances from Banook athletes who were giving it their all to place top […]

Fun Throwback!

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If you happened to be at the lake on the final day of Nationals Qualifying, you would have seen a fun event happen. A “whisper” started from the Banook athletes in the Junior Men’s K2 200m event that all the crews should race in Van Dusen K2s. For those of you who have been around […]

Congratulations Ian Gaudet!

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On June 1, 2019, Ian Gaudet won the overall Junior Male Athlete of the Year at the Sport Nova Scotia Support 4 Sports Awards. Last season, Ian won a gold and two silver medals at the Olympic Hopes Regatta in Poland and is a two-time Canadian Champion.  Sport Nova Scotia represents 55 Provincial Sport Organizations in […]