South Niagara Canoe Club

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developmental program Details

SNCC’s Developmental Sprint Canoe/Kayak program focuses on teaching basic skills in sprint canoe and sprint kayak for youth ages 10-15* in an encouraging and fun-focused environment.  At the conclusion of the term, the paddler will be familiar with the joy of an active lifestyle and a heightened ability to enjoy the beautiful Welland Recreational Waterway. The program content is the “Learn to Train” of Sport Canada’s Long Term Athlete Development pathway. This program provides an opportunity to be in single boats, as well as learn introductory principles of sport training and healthy approaches to sport.


Participants will have a chance to compete locally if interested (not required).

Requirements: 

  • Paddlers must be between 10 - 15* years of age

Recommended (not mandatory):

  •  One week of Canoe Kids Summer Camp is recommended as prior experience.
Next Steps: See our Developmental Plus program

*Exceptions will be considered for younger children. Please email info@sncc.ca 

    Program Schedule 2021:

    • Spring Session:  May -  June  tbd
    • Summer Session:  July - August tbd 
    • Fall Session:  September - October tbd
    • Winter Session:  December 6 - March 23 at 4:00 - 5:30pm 


    Pricing 2021:

    • Spring $110  
    • Summer $120   
    • Autumn $110   
    • Winter  $160 
    • Non-members additional $40

     Prorated fees available for late registrations while space is available.  Contact registrar@sncc.ca for late registration.


    Register below for developmental

    REGISTER BELOW FOR DEVELOPMENTAL

      • 13/09/2022
      • 4:00 PM
      • 12/11/2022
      • 6:00 PM
      • SNCC
      Register

      The U16 (under 16) program focuses on teaching basic skills in sprint Canoe and Kayak for youth ages 13-16 in an encouraging and fun-focused environment. At the conclusion of the term, the paddler will be familiar with the joy of an active lifestyle and a heightened capability to enjoy the beautiful Welland Recreational Waterway.   

      Participants will have a chance to compete locally if interested (not required)


      Program Schedule 2022

      Autumn Session,  September 13 - November 12

      Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays-4:00pm-6:00pm

      Saturdays - 10:30-12:00

      Pricing:  Autumn - $150 plus HST (for members)

      Prorated fees available for late registrations while space is available.   Contact  registrar@sncc.ca for late registration.

      Requirements

      Paddlers must be between 13-16 years of age

      Recommended (not mandatory)

      One week of Canoe Kids Summer Camp is recommended as prior experience


      • 13/09/2022
      • 4:00 PM
      • 12/11/2022
      • 6:00 PM
      • SNCC
      Register

      The U14 (under 14) program focuses on teaching basic skills in sprint Canoe and Kayak for youth ages 10-14 in an encouraging and fun-focused environment. At the conclusion of the term, the paddler will be familiar with the joy of an active lifestyle and a heightened capability to enjoy the beautiful Welland Recreational Waterway.   

      Participants will have a chance to compete locally if interested (not required)


      Program Schedule 2022

      Autumn Session, September 13 - November 12   

      Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 4:00pm-6:00pm

      Saturdays-10:30-12:00

      Pricing:  Autumn - $150 (for members)

      Prorated fees available for late registrations while space is available.   Contact  registrar@sncc.ca for late registration.

      Requirements

      Paddlers must be between 10-14 years of age

      Recommended (not mandatory)

      One week of Canoe Kids Summer Camp is recommended as prior experience




    Paddling location

    Welland International Flatwater Centre

    16 Townline Tunnel Road

    Welland, ON 


    Contact Us 

    Email:  info@sncc.ca

    108 Thorold Road East

    Welland, ON L3C7A6



    Many thanks to the Ontario Trillium Foundation for their support! 

    Very special thanks to photographer and SNCC friend Anthony Gallaccio of Welland.

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