NEW Paddle Safer Award Announced

British Canoeing Awarding Body is pleased to announce the new Paddle Safer course which gives new and novice paddlers the opportunity to develop their safety skills when taking to the water.

2022 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Champs

The 2022 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships is coming to Nottingham, as the National Water Sports Centre showcases the world's best canoe freestyle athletes between 27 June - 2 July 2022.

Join in The Big Paddle Cleanup

Help protect the places we love to paddle this summer by organising your own paddle cleanup between 4-12th June.

Stronger Together

The new Strategic Plan for 2022-26

British Canoeing is delighted to launch Stronger Together, the new strategic plan for 2022-26.


British Canoeing launch new equality, diversity and inclusion initiative

The launch of #WePaddleTogether aims to bring awareness to British Canoeing’s commitment to improving equality, diversity and inclusion in paddlesport

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Paddler's Portal

Paddler's Portal

Take a look at the Paddler's Portal - providing a range of free digital and online resources, webinars, podcasts and content created for British Canoeing members and the paddle sport community.

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