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Below are all of SNCC's programs, for shorter lists by program type, check the drop down menu under Register Now.

SNCC provides PFD’s for all participants, however it is encouraged for individuals to bring their own.

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    • 12/09/2022
    • 30/11/2022
    • SNCC @ WIFC
    • 17
    Register

    U21 High Performance is for experienced paddlers aged 14+ who are interested in competition and reaching their full potential. Participants will be competing at the local and provincial level as well as National and perhaps International events and will be instructed according to Train to Perform standards of the Sport Canada’s Sport For Life Pathway. Athletes will be training 8-10 sessions a week focusing on both on-water and off-water workouts with a qualified coach. Competitive preparation will focus on singles and crew boats and will encompass goal setting and specific race strategy.


    Program Schedule - No practices on Holidays.

    Practice times may vary depending on competition schedule and weather.

    SNCC reserves the right to delay or end programming early due to weather, and/or water conditions, and enrollment.


    Autumn Session September 12 - November 30/22  $550 plus HST

    • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 4:00 - 6:00pm
    • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 6:00 - 7:30am
    • Saturday 8:30 - 10:30am


    Requirement

    • Paddlers must be at least age 14 as of January 1, 2021
    • Have experience in sprint canoe/kayak and taken at least one program at SNCC or another CKC affiliate.
    • 10/12/2022
    • 31/03/2023
    • WIFC
    • 64
    Register

    Canal Dragons (includes Hope Floats)

    Canal Dragons Mixed Dragon Boat Crew include our Breast Cancer Survivor Dragon Boat Crew, Hope Floats.  


    Winter session 2022/2023

    This is an excellent program to build on your strength, fitness  and technique through the winter to prepare for the on-water season. 

    90 minute sessions split between the gym and paddle tank.

    This program is focused on fitness, stroke development and technique.


    Athletes may participate in 1,2 or 3 sessions per week.  

    Saturday sessions are recommended for athletes that want to step it up a notch and are enthusiastic about racing.  


    Schedule:   

    December 10 2022 through March 29 2023

    No practices on holidays, December 24 through January 1 inclusive, February 20


    Member Price: Payment may be made in installments

    Monday evening or afternoon session only:

    6:30-8:00 pm

    December 12 - March 27

    excluding holidays December 26, February 20th

    $140


    Wednesday evening session only:

    6:30-8:00 pm

    December 14 - March 29

    excluding holidays December 28

    $150  ($10 more because there are 15 Wednesdays and only 14 Mondays during the winter program)


    Saturday morning session only: By exception only.  Must have a code to register for Saturday morning only, contact admin@sncc.ca 

    9:30 - 11:00 am

    December 10 - March 27

    excluding holidays December 24, 31

    $140 


    Monday & Wednesday evening session or

    Monday afternoon & Wednesday evening session or

    Saturday morning and Wednesday evening session:

    evening 6:30 - 8:00 pm

    afternoon session 4:30 - 6pm

    morning session 9:30 - 11am

    December 12- March 27 

    excluding holidays December 26,28

    $280 


    Saturday morning & Monday evening session:

    6:30 - 8 pm Monday

    9:30 - 11 am Saturday

    December 10 - March 27

    excluding holidays December 24, 26, 31, January 1, February 20th

    $270  


    Saturday morning & Monday & Wednesday evening session:

    6:30 - 8 pm Monday & Wednesday (may attend Wednesday afternoon)

    9:30 - 11 am Saturday

    December 19, March 27 

    excluding holidays December 24,26,28,31, January 1, February 20

    $410


    If you join late in the season, where spaces available, prices will be prorated. Contact admin@sncc.ca 


    Covid-19

    If you are ill,  or have been exposed to covid-19, stay home. Attendance will be kept and if you are unable to attend practice in order to stop the spread of a respiratory disease covid, influenza or rsv we will credit your account to be used as a discount for on-water programming 2023.

    Due to covid-19 variable restrictions and rules will be placed by all levels of government, the WIFC and SNCC.  All registrants must be fully vaccinated. Covid-19 rules must be followed at all times.  Click here for covid-19 rules.


    Currently the Ontario government has lifted capacity restrictions.  However, we have set our own capacity limit to enable distancing. Masking is encouraged. Masking may be at times mandatory. 

    • 11/12/2022
    • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    Meet & Greet Hope Floats Breast Cancer Survivor Crew including a LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors and Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    Sunday December 11 4 - 5:30 pm

    This indoor session is exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors and Cancer Survivors & their supporters.


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Date:  Sunday, December 11 2023

    Time:  4:00 - 5:30 pm

    Arrive:  Between 3:45 -& 4:00 pm  

    Hang around until 6:00 pm afterward for informal socializing and questions.

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 12/12/2022
    • 23/12/2022
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 21
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT advanced sessions- ready to jump right in? These six indoor sessions are during our regular crew practices.

    December 12,14,19&21

    Mondays 4:30 -6pm & 6:30 - 8pm Wednesdays 6:30 - 8pm

    Learn to Paddle spaces with the crew are limited to 4 participants per session.  You can only register for one session at a time. 

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 06/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - for ages 69+ (Senior D)

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Friday, Jan. 6 2023

    Time:  4:30 - 6:00 pm

    Arrive:  4:15 pm 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior D athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 

     

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters. This indoor session is exclusive.

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Friday, Jan. 6 2023, 

    Time:  4:30 - 6:00 pm

    Arrive:  4:15 pm  

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 49+ (Senior B)


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Fri, Jan. 6 2023

    Time:  6:30 - 8:00 pm

    Arrive:  6:15 pm  

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior B athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 39+ (Senior A)

    Date: Fri, Jan 6 2023, Time: 6:30 - 8pm, Arrive 6:15 pm


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior A athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 06/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages <40 (Premier)


    Date: Fri Jan. 6 2023, Time 6:30 - 8pm Arrive 6:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Premier athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 07/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Saturday Jan 7 2023, Time: 4:30 -6pm, Arrive 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 07/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.


    Date: Saturday Jan 7, 2022, Time: 4:30 - 6 pm, Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2023, Time: 2:30 - 4pm, Arrive 2:15

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2022, Time: 2:30 - 4pm, Arrive: 2:15 pm

    No experience necessary. Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 23
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 59+ (Senior C)


    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2023, Time: 4:30 - 6pm, Arrive: 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior C athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 08/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT free indoor session - Special Needs 


    Date: Sunday Jan 8 2023, Time: 4:30 - 6pm, Arrive 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    This session is exclusive for Special Needs individuals and their family or supporters.  


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    Covid-19

    If you are unwell, we ask that you stay home. You will be missed, but we appreciate all efforts to stop and reduce the spread of covid-19, influenza and rsv.  Mask wearing is encouraged.  Vaccinations are required.


    • 13/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Friday Jan 13 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 13/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 69+ (Senior D)


    Date: Friday January 13 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior D athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 13/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages <40 (Premier)


    Date: Friday January 13 2023  Time: 6:30 - 8pm  Arrive 6:15 pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Premier athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Cente

    • 13/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 39+ (Senior A)


    Date: Friday Jan 13 2023  Time: 6:30 - 8pm  Arrive: 6:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior A athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 13/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 49+ (Senior B)


    Date: Friday Jan 13 2023  Time: 6:30 - 8pm  Arrive: 6:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior B athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 14/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.


    Date: Saturday Jan 14 2023  Time:  4:30 - 6pm  Arrive: 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 14/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - Senior C for ages 59+


    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior C athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Date:  Sat, Jan. 14 2023

    Time:  4:30 - 6:00 pm

    Arrive:  4:15 pm  

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.


    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules


    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    Date: Sunday Jan 15 2023  Time 2:30 -4pm  Arrive 2:15 pm

    No experience necessary. Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 24
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT exclusive for Breast Cancer Survivors & their supporters.

    This indoor session is exclusive.

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    Date:  Sun. Jan. 15 2023

    Time:  2:30 - 4:00 pm

    Arrive:  2:15 pm  

    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 59+ (Senior C)


    Date: Sunday Jan 15 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior C athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


    • 15/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 25
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 39+ (Senior A)


    Date: Sun, Jan 15 2023  Time: 4:30 - 6pm  Arrive 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior A athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center

    • 15/01/2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Welland International Fatwater Center
    • 26
    Register

    LEARN TO PADDLE DRAGON BOAT - ages 49+ (Senior B)


    Date: Sunday Jan 15 2023  Time: 4:30 -6pm  Arrive: 4:15pm

    No experience necessary.  Have fun, learn the sport and the stroke and gain the skills and confidence to join a Dragon Boat crew. 

    This session is not exclusive. Please feel free to attend this session if you are outside of the age category and you are accompanying a Senior B athlete or are unable to find a session in your age category that fits your schedule. 


    Click here for a list of things to wear and bring.

    Covid-19

    Click here for the covid-19 rules

    Click here for information on the Welland International Flatwater Center


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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