Congratulations Athletes

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I hope you and your families all enjoyed the best cottage in the heart of Dartmouth this summer!  What a great season for Banook Paddlers!  Banook is extremely proud of your accomplishments.  You should all be very pleased with your efforts and results this summer.  This summer may have been your first summer participating in […]

Natal Day 2019

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Banook Canoe Club has had a long tradition of celebrating Dartmouth Natal Day! This year we were very excited to see so many members and families join us on the deck for the fireworks display over Lake Banook. With our bar open, we had a chance to socialize and relax! Our Dragon boat had an […]

U12 / U14 Regatta #2 – Aug 2019

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Our younger athletes gathered on the docks at Lake Banook on Aug 10&11 for the second U12/ U14 regatta of the summer. We had 2 days with lots of exciting races and great performances of the next gen of high performance athletes at Banook! But most of all? We had some great fun making memories […]

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 […]

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.

NO EXCEPTIONS

Volunteer Opportunities

Work off your pre-paid volunteer fee by volunteering during upcoming events and opportunities this season (1 hour = $10 credit). Our list of volunteer opportunities is listed on-line.

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

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