British Canoeing is going on the road this summer to present an update on the recent membership review and to discuss the proposals around changes to the membership programme.
As part of the new four-year strategic plan for the sport Stronger Together attracting new
members to British Canoeing and improving member engagement and satisfaction is
one of our key ambitions.
British Canoeing has been working with the sports agency Two Circles to deliver the membership review and support the organisation’s ambition to grow membership from 33,000 to 75,000 by 2021. The review also aims to improve membership satisfaction and retention levels.
Ahead of the Roadshow British Canoeing and Two Circles have provided headline information for members on the findings of the review, including:
The Roadshow events will run through these areas in more detail and will provide an opportunity for members to ask questions about the proposals and provide feedback.
There will also be an opportunity to provide feedback online during July 2017. Further details will be provided in due course.
The Summer Roadshow will visit 12 locations in June and July. Alongside a session of membership review the events aim to provide members with an opportunity to:
All of the events will be held from 7pm to 9pm. Refreshments served from 6.30pm.
The dates and locations for the events are:
|21st June||Southern||Basingstoke Canal Centre, Mytchett Pl Rd, Mytchett, Camberley GU16 6DD|
|22nd June||South East||Bewl Outdoor Centre, Bewl Water, Lamberhurst, Kent, TN3 8JH|
|23rd June||South West||All Aboard, Underfall Yard, Baltic Wharf, Cumberland Rd, Bristol BS1 6XG|
|27th June||West Midlands||Ackers Centre, Golden Hillock Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 2PY|
|3rd July||Eastern||The Boat House Bunns Bank Attleborough Norfolk NR17 1QD|
|6th July||North East||Tynemouth Fire Station, Preston North Road, North Shields, NE29 9PY|
|7th July||Cumbria||Penrith Leisure Centre,Southend Road, Penrith, CA11 8JH|
|19th July||Yorkshire||Bradford & Bingley Sports Club, Wagon Lane, Bingley, BD16 1LT|
|20th July||London||Stoke Newington West Reservoir Centre, Green Lanes,London, N4 2HA|
|21st July||East Midlands||BC Head Office, NWSC, Adbolton Lane, Holme Pierrepont, NG12 2LU|
|25th July||North West||Croft Village Memorial Hall Mustard Lane Croft Warrington WA3 7BQ|
|27th July||South West 2||Mountbatten Centre, 70 Lawrence Rd, Plymouth PL9 9SJ|