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Safety & guidance


Safe Canoeing

Canoeing can be a fun way to experience nature, helping you to stay fit and healthy and is always a great way to spend time with friends and family. It can also be a dangerous activity if appropriate safety guidelines are overlooked.

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Environmental guidance

One of the great things about canoeing is enjoying all the different environments you paddle through.

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Canoeing with Epilepsy

If you have epilepsy or are considering going canoeing, this information provides essential guidance on how to stay safe and enjoy the sport.

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Incident Reporting

This reporting system is for all canoeing incidents, whether you are a member of British Canoeing or not.

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Rowing and Canoeing on shared water

The growth in participation in water sports means that many rowing and canoe clubs/outdoor centres have to share the water where they row or paddle.

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