Author Archives: Cynthia Perry

Everything You Need to Know About 2018 Nationals

The 2018 Canadian Sprint Canoe Kayak Championships are one week away! Below is (almost) everything you need to know about Nationals from August 28 to September 1 and CanMas on September 2 in Sherbrooke, Quebec. Don’t forget that all participants should have returned their signed waiver form to the club last week. Canadian Championships Website: […]

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Upcoming Events: Ontario Championships, Worlds, Burloak Raffle, National Championships, Pan American Canoe Sprint Championships, Olympic Hopes

The 2018 Ontario Championships / OCup 3 will take place this weekend in Welland, August 18/19. Athletes competing on Saturday include U16 and older, Open, Masters, Paracanoe and Special Olympics while Sunday is U13, U14, and U15. Come on out and cheer on our Burloak athletes! Follow all the action of the 2018 Sprint World […]

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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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