MASSIVE THANKS.........TO EVERYONE WHO MADE THIS AN AMAZING EVENT! Time to start thinking about SOUTHCOAST PADDLESPORTS SYMPOSIUM May 9, 10 & 11, 2014! Mark the dates on your calendar and check back often for developing news and announcements! We're sorry to say that there will NOT be a SOUTHCOAST PADDLESPORTS SYMPOSIUM in 2013! We had an incredible turnout of paddlers and exhibitors, and amazing weather to make this weekend a great success, especially for being the 1st Annual Symposium! Check out the Photo Gallery here Special thank you to Nigel Foster and his wife Kristen Nelson, for their time and expertise this weekend. Its was a pleasure hanging out with you guys both professionally and personally. Thank you to all the sales reps who travelled great distances to join us - Riot, Seaward Kayaks, Current Designs, Jackson Kayaks, Boardworks SUP, Werner, Kokatat, Level 6, Starboard, Carry Yak.......  instructors - Learn to Kayak, Treks in the Wild, Matt Burley...... clubs - Paddle Canada, Peninsula Paddlers Kayaking Club......, craftsmen (and women) - Handcrafted Canoes, Adnac paddles, T&J Paddles......, yoga instructor - Doris Kienitz, Audrey O'Marra....... Haldimand Tourism, Grand River Conservation Foundation, Oakwood Escapes, Day of a 1000 Canoes. Thank you to Mark McCormack and the Dunnville Trailblazers Outdoor Program for helping to co-ordinate the Reel Paddling Film Festival and providing assistance at the Symposium. Thank you to the newspaper reporters for you ongoing support and wonderful articles. Thank you to Will and Nicole, John and Colleen and Larry for your assistance in helping the weekend run more smoothly. And a massive "THANK YOU" to our major sponsors -  Riot Kayaks, Treks in the Wild, Haldimand County Tourism & Grand Island BBQ!!!!!!!!!! Congratulations to all of our prize winners including Dick Passmore who won the Complete Kayak Package from Riot and Grand River Kayak. SPONSORED IN PART BY : Haldimand County Tourism, Riot Kayaks, Treks In The Wild Haldimand County Tourism Logo