Elementary (8-15) and Canoe Kids
U11, U13, U15 (8-15 yrs old)
Burloak Canoe Club’s Elementary Program caters to both experienced and inexperienced youth paddlers. Participants learn to paddle all boats (sprint canoe and sprint kayak) – singles, doubles, fours and war canoe. Practices are run in a group environment, mixing with other groups when appropriate.
Participants have the opportunity to compete in age-class regattas and championships. The season, which runs from May-October, is capped with a Provincial Championship for U13 and U15 paddlers, and a Divisional Championship for U11/U13 paddlers.
Program Times: See 2017 Burloak Program Schedule
Regatta Schedule: See 2017 Regatta Schedule
Spring War Canoe Challenge
Check out this 4-week program for 12-14 year olds that runs from May 15 to June 10, 2017: Burloak Spring War Canoe Challenge
Canoe Kids Summer Camp
The Canoe Kids Summer Camp program is a one-week (Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM) introduction to sprint canoeing and kayaking for children ages eight and up run in partnership with the Town of Oakville. The camp runs for multiple weeks from the beginning of July to mid-August.
All Canoe Kids are invited to join the Burloak Canoe Club and transition to the Club’s Elementary Program. Canoe Kids who join the club have their memberships prorated.
Check out the ‘Summer Camps – Sports – With Water’ section of the Oakville Culture & Recreation Guide for registration details.