Even within Yorkshire, recreational boating comes in an amazing variety of shapes and sizes.
Here, we'll concentrate simply on what doesn't fit anywhere else, from Judged (static) Competition to Using Canoes and Kayaks for Personal Development and Therapeutic Journeying!
- Swim Event Safety
- Flood Rescue
- Mental and Physical Rehabilitation - Therapeutic Journeying
- Personal Development
- Duke of Edinburgh Scheme
- Commercial "Splash" Sessions
- Commercial "Challenge" Sessions
We list dozens of other varieties of boating under:
- Challenge, Adventure and Exploration: Rivers, Creeks and Headwaters
- Challenge, Adventure and Exploration: Open Water and Coastal
- Adventure Racing and Fitness in Nature
Explore to find recreational options from Beyond-the-Paddle Journeying, River Running and Steep Creeking to Surfzone Playboating, Rock-Hopping and Kayak Fishing - plus competition options as different as Quadrathlon, Canoe Polo and events for International 10 Square Metre Sailing Canoes!
Learning, Supporting Personal Development and Serving Others... news
Washburn Boaterfest 2017
A weekend of Playboating & Boater-X on England's Premier Dam Release River
On Monday 24th July, Colin Skeath and Davis Gould-Duff successfully completed the first ever circumnavigation of mainland Britain by open canoe...
Learning, Supporting Personal Development and Serving Others... events
Song-of-the-Paddle "Big Meet" 2016 @ Ripon
Magdalen's Road, Ripon. HG4 1HX.
Annual gathering of Open Boaters - based around members of the Song-of-the-Paddle forum - getting together this year on the banks of the River Ure in North Yorkshire...
Playboating, Boater-X, National Championship Racing, a BBQ and a Party at England's Premier Dam Release River...
Summer Paddlesports Festival - Playboating, Boater-X, National Championship Racing, a BBQ and a Party at England's Premier Dam Release River...