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 Worlds and Senior Pan Am
Women’s Kayak:
Alanna Bray-Lougheed: Senior Worlds and Senior Pan Am

Junior National Team:
Men’s Canoe:
Max Perry: Junior Pan Am
Women’s Canoe:
Kate Pennyfather: Junior Worlds and Olympic Hopes
Men’s Kayak:
Alexis Savard-Drouin: Junior Pan Am
Women’s Kayak:
Erin Demopolis: Junior Pan Am

Congratulations to all! The announcement and complete list of teams can be found at  Check out this video produced by CKC announcing the National Team Trials: CKC National Team Trials 2018 Video

Happy Canada Day! The Ontario Regatta Team will be competing at the Canada Cup – Canada Day Regatta in Ottawa from June 30 to July 1. They will have completed a three-day training camp prior to this. The following Burloak athletes were named to the teams:

Women’s Canoe:
Lily Armstrong
Gabrielle Bowman
Kate Pennyfather
Men’s Canoe:
Ben Sprang
Women’s Kayak:
Erin Demopolis
Lucy Pennyfather
Brooke Westwater
Men’s Kayak:
Adam Baird
Mitchell Barran
Alexis Savard-Drouin

For a full list of teams, please see: OCSRA 2018 Ontario Regatta Team Nominations – Draft. Check out OCSRA’s Facebook page for photos and videos: OCSRA Facebook Page

Burloak U15 Regatta on June 23: Although it was a soggy June 23 Saturday when Burloak hosted the U15 regatta, fun was had by all who attended.  Mississauga Canoe Club made this video of the event: MCC at Burloak Canoe Club U15 Regatta 2018

Youth Paddle & BBQ – Photos from  May 25: Kids of all ages came and tried out our boats, enjoyed a BBQ and met our Olympians, Mark Oldershaw and Adam van Koeverden. Snapd Oakville was on hand and took these great shots: Snapd Oakville Burloak Youth Paddle and BBQ 2018

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