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Lots of News! BCC at WODs, Jr Worlds and Heart Lake plus New BCC Online Apparel Store

What a weekend! Congratulations to all the Burloak athletes who raced at the Western Ontario Division qualifier on July 28/29 and secured their places at Nationals (Aug 28 – Sept 1) and Ontario Summer Games (Aug 3). Burloak came home with five out of six Burgees for U17 men, U17 women, U19 men, U19 women […]

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Announcing Special Olympics Ontario Partners In Play Try Out Nights!

Learn to paddle at the Burloak Canoe Club’s Partners In Play try out nights! The sessions offer an opportunity for teens and adults with special needs to learn about the sport of canoeing and kayaking and to get out on the water! Paddlers will be paired up with a coach and work in a one […]

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Thank you Delta Bingo and Gaming!

Many thanks to our sponsors at Delta Bingo and Gaming in Oakville for their many years of support! Members, we are always looking for more volunteers. Please contact Mitchell Barran, our Bingo coordinator, to get involved.

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Sr and Jr National Team Announcement, Ontario Team at Canada Day Regatta, Burloak U15 June Regatta, May Youth Paddle & BBQ Pics

Senior and Junior National Team Announcement:  On June 26, CanoeKayak Canada announced its 2018 Senior and Junior National Teams that will compete at Senior and Junior World Championships, Senior and Junior Pan Am Championships and Olympic Hopes. The following six Burloak athletes were named to the teams: Senior National Team: Men’s Canoe: Mark Oldershaw: Senior […]

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News This Week: BCC Job Posting and Accommodations for Nationals

BCC has a new summer job posting for an enrolled or recently graduated student for the position of ‘Accessibility Coordinator’. Please see below for more information and details on applying. A block of rooms has been set aside for Nationals in Sherbrooke, Quebec from August 28 to September 1, 2018. Please see below for further […]

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Youth Open House and Free BBQ with Adam van Koeverden – May 25 @ 4:30pm

Calling all youth in grades 5 to 8…come on down to the Burloak Canoe Club on Friday, May 25th from 4:30-6:30 pm. Try out sprint canoe and kayak, meet Olympian Adam van Koeverden and enjoy a free BBQ. Watch these three videos to see what it’s all about: Come down to Burloak on the 25th […]

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Welcome to the Club! Burloak Icebreaker Potluck: May 5; Ongoing Registration; Members in the News

Welcome to Burloak! A new paddling season is upon us after a long, cold winter. Come out on Saturday, May 5 to kick off this paddling season and meet new members or get re-acquainted with returning ones. Once again, we are having our traditional Icebreaker potluck dinner so get cookin’ and bring your favourite dish […]

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2018 Registration Package, Regatta Schedule, Dragon Boat Information, April 14 Club Cleanup, April 21 Open House

You wouldn’t know it from our weather lately but our spring season is fast approaching! Our 2018 registration package is ready and everything you need to register for our canoe and kayak programs can be found on our Programs page as well as on the pages for the individual programs. Dragon Boat information and registration can […]

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Apply Now for Summer Coaching Positions, March Training Schedule and April 21 Open House: 10am-1pm

Apply Now! Burloak Canoe Club is looking for staff for spring and summer Elementary programs (applications for fall staff will be addressed during the summer program). The Elementary program will include U11, U13 and some U15 age groups, while Canoe Kids is for ages 8-12.  All coaches will be responsible for maintaining a positive practice […]

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Burloak Canoe Club Open House: Saturday, February 24 10am-1pm

Looking for something fun to do this spring or summer? Come to the Burloak Canoe Club’s open house on Saturday, February 24 from 10am-1pm to find out all about our programs and camps. Learn all about the sport of sprint canoe / kayak as well as dragonboat by talking to our coaches and touring our facility. We […]

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