Category Archives: Press Releases

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Fast and Female Champ Chat, BCC AGM, Bingo Volunteers Needed, Holiday Awards Night

For girls 8 to 18, Burloak Canoe Club is hosting a ‘Fast and Female Champ Chat‘ on Sunday, November 19 from 1-4pm. This Champ Chat includes a physical activity circuit, yoga, autographs and an inspirational chat from Fast and Female Ambassadors. Cost is $30 for online registration. Online registration closes on Friday, November 17 at […]

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Winter Registration, Adam van Koeverden’s Oakville Sports Hall of Fame Induction, Burloak AGM, PanAm Performances, NextGen/Academy Training Camp

Although our fall weather has been pretty spectacular for paddling, winter will soon be upon us! Register today for our winter training sessions; winter programs begin November 6, 2017. Prior to attending, complete the Burloak Winter Registration/Medical Form and make your payment via cheque or eTransfer to treasurer@burloakcanoe.com. If paying via eTransfer, send Jeremy a separate email with […]

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Nationals and CanMas Results, Olympic Hopes, Ford Drive 4UR Club, RBC Training Ground

What a summer! Burloak ended the season with a 3rd place finish overall at Nationals and 1st at CanMas. All those months of hard work paid off with fantastic racing and results, great memories and friendships forged…per aqua ad fraternitatum! It was a real pleasure to see our athletes shine. To relive it all, check out the […]

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The Countdown to Nationals is On! Volunteers Needed + Many Other Club Happenings

Thank you everyone, for volunteering at the Canadian Open. Our ecology crews worked hard to keep the course clean and the event running smoothly. With WODs over, Burloak athletes are preparing for Nationals to be held in Welland from August 22-26 and CanMas on August 27. Visit the CanoeWelland2017 website for lots of information on our National […]

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Canada Cup Results, Update on Children’s Festival, Canadian Open Volunteering, BCC and the Oldershaws in the News

There’s a lot happening at Burloak these days! Burloak athletes competing for Team Ontario and Team Canada attained a great deal of success at the Canada Cup #2 races recently held in Shawinigan, QC. Complete results for the regatta may be found on the CKC website but the Burloak medal count is as follows: Mark […]

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Still Looking for a Summer Camp or Sports Activity? Register Today! Space is Still Available!

Register today! We still have space in our summer camps and in all of our canoe/kayak programs for kids 8 years and up as well as in our youth and adult programs. For more information and to register, please visit our Programs page and the 2017 Burloak Registration Package. Visit us in the Sportzone on July […]

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Burloak Athletes Secure ⅓ of Spots on Ontario Team

Burloak athletes put on the power in Welland at the Ontario Team Trials on June 3-4. Our club captured 16 of the 49 spots, plus two alternate spots, on the Ontario Team. The list is a draft until after the National Team trials in Dartmouth, June 23-25, when some members may move up to the National Team […]

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Attn Kids in Grades 6 to 8: Saturday, May 6 On-Water Tour at BCC 9-10am with Parent Reception

Are you in grade 6, 7 or 8? Interested in sprint canoe/kayak? Come on down to our club this Saturday, May 6 from 9:00-10:00 am to find out more, go on a tour of the club and get on the water of 16 Mile Creek, see a real training session of our top paddlers and meet […]

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Paddlers from Burloak Canoe Club Challenge Olympians at RBC FanFit

Burloak Canoe Club (BCC) members took on the RBC FanFit challenge at McMaster in Hamilton on Saturday, January 28, 2017 to demonstrate their competitive spirit and to raise money to support the club and Canadian Olympians. Read more of this article by Nicole Marenick that appeared in the Oakville News on February 2, 2017: http://oakvillenews.org/paddlers-from-burloak-canoe-club-challenge-olympians-at-rbc-fanfit/

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Holiday Training Schedule: High Performance and Competitive Athletes

Saturday Dec 24 – High Performance (indoor) @ 1:00pm, unless otherwise arranged; Competitive off Sunday Dec 25 – All off – Merry Christmas! Monday Dec 26 – All off – Happy Boxing Day! No-School Schedule, starting Tuesday Dec 27 (for High Performance and Competitive Athletes only): Monday – HP1 9:30-11:00, HP2 11:00-12:30, Competitive 12:30-2:00 (excluding Boxing Day) […]

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