For Paddlers and Parents

Talent Parent webinar programme

England Canoeing have created an excellent webinar program – link

  • Being a Parent or Carer in Elite Sport
  • The role of parents in supporting children and young people in sport
  • How parents can prepare and support talented young athletes
Sports Nutrition for Young athletes

Here is the presentation that Joanne did – Nutrition Basics (athlete version)

SportScotland Performance Nutrition fact sheet –  link-file1539269828

Winter Health sheet – link

Rachel really useful book to supplement Joanne’s talk and notes: “Feeding the Young Athlete” by Cynthia Lair.  It’s designed for young athletes and sets out some detail as well as clear infographics on do’s and don’ts  – which are useful for the athlete as well as the parent! – link


Canoeing Results Archive

Take a look at this fantastic Canoeing Results Archive, it has been created to collate and capture British Canoeing competition history from the 1960s to 2012. There is a searchable End of Year results database for all disciplines, Slalom event calendars linked to selected results, Slalom Year Books from 1966 to 2017 and some paddler profiles for British Team paddlers. 


Alva site – utilities

Please see below for maps for power lines, gas and water at the Alva site.

Alva site – Power_Lines_33211-1

Alva site – Gas_15584822_SGN-1