Winter Paddling | Changes in the weather

The weather has changed in the UK and winter conditions have arrived. Strong winds, torrential rain, high river levels and a drop in temperature, as well as shorter days all, require factoring in before you paddle.


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

Paracanoe team top the medal table in Tokyo

Paralympic Champions - Charlotte Henshaw, Emma Wiggs and Laura Sugar

There's also a silver medal for Emma Wiggs with bronze medals won by Jeanette Chippington, Rob Oliver and Stuart Wood.

Become part of the family

By becoming a member of British Canoeing you are helping support projects which protect the waterways you paddle on, ensuring their health and protection for future generations.

NEW Leadership and Raft Guide Awards

British Canoeing is pleased to announce that the NEW Leadership and Raft Guide Awards are now available.

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the waterways we love!

Our 'On the Water' membership provides you with access to 4,500km of waterways and civil liability insurance, with money from membership going towards protecting the waterways for all to enjoy.

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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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