Category: Club News

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 […]

Vacant Board Positions

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Since our AGM in September, we had two position become vacant that we are looking to fill for the next 10 months. Please check out the roles and responsibilities below and contact us if you have any questions. Vice-President· 5-10 hours per month· Act as coach, advisor and counselor to assigned committees· Support and defend policies […]

Canadian Sprint Canoe-Kayak Championships

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We are excited that nine Banook athletes received a medal at the Nationals in Sherbrooke. In total, our athletes won  6 Golds, 2 Silver, and 6 Bronze.  Many more also competed in the finals and achieved personal best times.  Banook’s Nationals Results Day 1: U19 Men’s K1 500m Bronze – Alex Canning U16 Men’s K1 200m […]

Banook News – July 19, 2018

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We are about to enter our fourth week of our summer program and everything is going great. Our paddling program and day-camps are fully booked with all the children involved having a wonderful summer so far. Keep an eye out for our social media to take a look at all the pictures. Canteen Make sure […]

July 11 – Club News

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Summer at the Banook Canoe Club is in full swing, and it looks like we’re off to a great start. Children and adults alike are taking advantage of our canteen (open Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm). After the first week, we made some minor adjustments based on demand, and we’ll be able to […]

Banook Weekly Update – July 6, 2018

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Banook Canoe Club is wrapping up its first week of summer activity and it’s been a GREAT week! Our Camps have been full, with each child enjoying lots of opportunity to have fun paddling, swimming, meeting new friends, sampling our treats at the canteen, and making memories that will last a lifetime! Our camps are […]

June 29 – Club News

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To the new members of Banook, Welcome! For those returning members, Welcome back for another wonderful season. Just a few important reminders. To those who still have outstanding payments if you have not fully paid by July 6th or have set up Electronic Funds Transfer (ETF) payments with the office we will unfortunately have to […]

Mid-June News!

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We’re less than 2 weeks away from our exciting summer season – it’s going to be a great summer filled with a lifetime of memories for so many. Until then, let’s get up to speed with all the goings-on!     CLUB RENOVATIONS   Did you now we’re making ALLOT of facility upgrades this month? […]

Switch Dartmouth

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Attention Dartmouth Families – Join us on Sunday during Dartmouth SWITCH! Members and non-members are invited! Here’s a sneak peak of what we have planned: Our giant BBQ will be cooking yummy hamburgers and hotdogs on the sundeck Take a canoe/kayak for a paddle. We also have kiddie canoes available (ages 4+) Indoor gym will be […]

May 2018 Newsletter

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Here we are, just a few short weeks from our busiest two months of the year, and the Club is already going full tilt! We’re in full hiring mode with lifeguards, camp counsellors and coaches now hired, and we’re not finished yet! This is promising to be an exciting summer, and the team we’ve hired […]