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Members benefit from a range of communications from British Canoeing including the Paddler incorporating Canoe Focus, E-Newsletters and more. 

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Paddler and Canoe Focus

British Canoeing members can purchase print copies of the Paddler magazine including Canoe Focus at a reduced price. 

The paddler is a highly respected international magazine featuring great articles on expeditions, major events, coaching and product reviews. 

The print version of the new magazine will cost members £3.99 per edition or £20.99 for a subscription of 6 magazines per year.  

This is compared to the retail price of £4.99 for non-members or £27.49 for a six magazine yearly subscription. 

All British Canoeing members will receive a digital version of the Paddler including Canoe Focus as part of their membership benefits package. 

The first edition of the new Paddler magazine, incorporating Canoe Focus, will be available on 1 March 2018 and is part of the changes to membership of British Canoeing. 

Subscribe to the print edition of the Paddler by logging into your membership here.  

How to Buy

  1.  Log into your membership account
  2.  Click Order History
  3. Click on New Order and filter by Magazines 
  4. Select either the single edition or the annual subscription
  5. Make your payment

Members can also make a purchase at the point of joining or renewing their membership or by calling the office on 0300 0119 500. 

Digital Canoe Focus

You can find the back catalogue of digital Canoe Focus below. 

Autumn 2017:

Summer 2017:

Spring 2017:

Winter 2016:

Autumn 2016:


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