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Recreational Events

If you are looking for some fun paddling events in your area then look no further! Here you will find exciting and inspiring ways to get out on the water this season.

Clubs, centres and providers run a wide range of events throughout the year. From regional tours to sea kayaking symposiums and fun, come and try it events, there is sure to be something for you.

Are you organising an event that you would like us to promote? Get in touch with our events team at 

What's happening near you:

British Canoeing Surf Weekend - 25th & 26th November 2017

The Surf Weekend is open to candidates, aspirant providers and providers to come together and work towards their qualifications and provider roles. 

Santa Splash at the Eldonian Village - 2nd December

A fun festive paddle, open to all abilities at the Eldonian Village, Liverpool. Free santa suits and hot food and drinks to finish.

Santa Splash, Botany Bay, Chorley - 3rd December

A fun festive paddle, open to all abilities at Botany Bay, Chorley. There are free santa suits and hot food and drinks to finish.

Hot Chocolate Paddles, Thames Valley, Berkshire - 16th, 23rd, 31st December

A festive social paddle followed by a warm hot chocolate. Families are welcome.

2018 Coaching and Leadership Conference 17th & 18th February 

The 2018 Coaching and Leadership Conference is open to coaches, leaders and guides, at all levels and disciplines, from any Home Nation, who are invited to engage, discuss and reflect on the engaging keynotes and workshops throughout the weekend. Click here to find out more.

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We've got loads of great activities on offer, for paddlers of all ages and abilities!

You can now find all currently listed Activities and Events on our Canoe Near You map.

If you feel like being independent and going on your own adventure, take a look at our range of Canoe Trails. We have 90 different trails listed. Trails are all different lengths and can take you on many different trips; from urban adventures to peaceful countryside paddles.

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