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Take to the water and Go Paddling this summer

If you have been inspired by watching the canoeing events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, check out our Go Paddling website to find out everything you need to know to start your own paddling adventure.

Go Paddling is the home for recreational paddlers, whether you're brand new to the sport and want to get on the water for the first time, or you are looking for a club or centre in your local area, or you're a confident paddler looking to take on new adventures or challenges on the water.

The Go Paddling website includes a wealth of information including:

  • Lists of local clubs, centres and providers near you
  • Over 170 paddling trails and Paddlepoints maps across the country
  • Safety advice when first starting out
  • How to's and getting started hints and tips, including important safety advice
  • Information on different types of paddling
  • Membership of British Canoeing and the recruitment for a waterways licence
  • Start and Discover Awards information
  • Everything else you'd need to know to get paddling for the first time, and stay paddling!

Visit the Go Paddling website and start your paddling adventure today.