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Mon 30 January 2017

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Sue Burns

It is with great sadness that the canoeing family report the news that Sue Burns (nee Ward,) passed away peacefully in Perth yesterday. Sue was a member of the GB slalom team in the 1980's  and a coach to many youngsters in Scotland over the years.


SCA Award Winners

Congratulations to all the winners of this year’s SCA Annual  Awards that were announced at the SCA‘s AGM on the 14th November. The awards recognise the outstanding efforts of coaches, volunteers and clubs that have gone that extra mile through the last 12 months.


Slalom Coach Vacancy

Strathallan Canoe Club is looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic slalom coach to commence as soon as possible.

Location: Strathallan Canoe Club, Forgandenny, Scotland and various training sites across Scotland and the UK.


Wild Water Racing Rankings

The 2015 Scottish Wild Water Racing Series concluded with the series final at Pinkston on Sunday 8th. The SCA WWR Committee offer a massive congratulations to the athletes who achieved top GB and Scottish Rankings, –


Breakout Sessions prior to AGM

As per last year there are parallel breakout sessions running prior to the AGM

Breakouts are 10:30-12:30 and the AGM follows at 13:00 with tea/coffee break in between.

This year's breakout sessions are as follows:


Post-Christmas Grandtully WWR Training Camp

Post-Christmas Grandtully WWR Training Camp
The third GB Canoeing WWR Training Event of the season is planned for Monday 28th December - Wednesday 30th at Grandtully.


Freshet Release Requests

The SCA preparing it's request to SEPA for recreational Freshet releases for 2016.   


Congratulations to David Florence and Fiona Pennie

Congratulations to Fiona Pennie in K1W David Florence in C1 and C2 (with Richard Hounslow) on their performances at the Canoe Slalom 2016 Selection Series held at Lee Valley Whitewater centre on 24-26th October 2015.


Tay Descent 2015 Results

Results are published on the Tay Descent 2015 page