Ashley Rowe Receives Community Sport Hero Award

NCKC’s Ashley Rowe was among 12 people honoured for their contribution to Nanaimo sports development at this year’s Community Sport Hero Awards; a fitting way to start Thanksgiving weekend. Ashley, NCKC’s former head coach, was recognized for her longtime commitment to…

Life at NCKC Summer Camp

NCKC Camp Leader, Alicia, reports on the 2014 summer camp program. This summer, 400 kids attended NCKC day camps on Long Lake in Nanaimo and another 1100 participated in NCKC group sessions. This summer at…

Athlete Profile

Name: Ianna Folkes Age: 16 Started Paddling:  Age 12, when her dad encouraged her to try out a unique and challenging sport. As a Competitor: Ianna races K-1 W. She likes the 500m the best,…

Free VIU Kayak Self Rescue

  Come out for FREE VIU kayak self rescue and rolling sessions at Beban Pool from 8:00 – 9:00 pm, on Sept 24, Oct 22, and Nov 19. Instruction, boats, and equipment provided. This is a series of one-hour…

Antifave Qualifies for Nationals

Cameron Antifave qualified for the Nationals in Regina after racing at BC Championships in Kamloops this summer.  Antifave took on the K1 200m, K1 1000m, and the K1 6000m, and despite tough (slightly older) competition, qualified…

Looking back on the BC Summer Games

Erika, our Head Coach for the BC Summer Games reports on this successful event for the team and great experience for everyone involved.  Well done athletes, and thank you Erika and Patrick. We couldn’t have…