16 November 2016

4th Annual General Meeting

Written by BCAnoe!

The Belize Canoe Association announces its 4th Annual General Meeting in conjunction with the Tacos Festival Canoe Race in the Orange Walk District.

All BCAnoe members and persons interested in the sport of canoe/kayak are invited to join us as we review the 2015-2016 Calendar Year, and discuss the future of the sport in Belize.

All members are reminded that this is an Election year and all positions on the Executive Board are open for contesting. These positions include:  

  • President

  • Vice President

  • Treasurer

  • Recording Officer/Secretary

  • Race Officer

Interested persons are asked to attend this meeting and offer themselves for the post so that voting can proceed.

Annual General Meeting Information:

DATE: Sunday, November 27, 2016

TIME: 8:45 am - 10:45 am

PLACE: Lamanai Ecotours

                           Mile 49 ½ Phillip Goldson Highway, Carmelita Village


Tacos Festival Canoe Race Information:

DATE: Sunday, November 27, 2016

Start:  Lamanai Ecotours

                                         Mile 49 ½ Phillip Goldson Highway, Carmelita Village


    Finish:     Banquitas House of Culture


    Race Time:      11:00 am


Registration:   8:00 am – 8:35 am ONLY on Race Day!

(Racers who have NOT registered by this time or prior to the AGM will not be able to participate)


    Prizes:  Distributed after last canoe completes race.

News Flash

Canoe Registration

The Coast Guard will be assisting BCAnoe with canoe registration and life jackets / PFD inspection. This is to ensure that your life jackets and / or PFDs are serviceable. This will be done at the time of registration of your canoe. Only inspected life jackets and/or PFD that have been tagged will be able to be worn during our events.


Articles and Race Rules

At the Members Meeting held on November 24, 2012. Those present decided to accepted the Articles of Association and the 2013 Race Rules as was presented!.  Both are available on the site.