Articles - Open Canoeing - UK Destinations
Posted: 31 Jul 2015
Competition schedule for ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships 2015 confirmed August 4th 2015 – The Competition schedule for the upcoming ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships 2015 in London this September has now been announced – and with a host of British athletes looking to make the podium, it’s set to be an exciting few days on the Olympic course at the Lee Valley White Water Centre, Hertfordshire.
Posted: 10 Jun 2015
Trying something new is a great way to keep your kayaking & canoeing fresh and fun this summer...
Posted: 08 Jun 2015
One hundred days from now, the biggest global canoeing event outside of the Olympic Games will return to the UK for the first time in 20 years. 300 of the world’s top Canoe Slalom athletes from 55 countries will descend on Lee Valley White Water Centre for the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships, which will take place on arguably the world’s most technically demanding course between September 16th and 20th.
Posted: 17 Apr 2014
A brilliant way to dip your first paddle strokes in to the world of canoeing and kayaking is to hire a boat and enjoy a mini-adventure. Here's a guide to hiring a canoe...
Posted: 16 Mar 2014
Inflatable canoes & inflatable kayaks unlock an amazing outdoor adventure in the Highlands of Scotland...
Posted: 06 Jan 2014
Enjoy the thrills, and spills, of white water canoeing with these five great classic river trips
Posted: 03 Jan 2014
Co-Author of the Welsh Rivers Guidebook Tom Laws presents a canoeing & kayaking guide to the Afon Conwy in North Wales. Quite possibly the quintessential Welsh whitewater river. With a variety of sections of differing difficulties, the Conwy has something for everyone…
Posted: 04 Dec 2013
Don’t let the short daylight hours and plummeting temperatures put a stop to your paddling this season: here are 10 great canoe & kayak paddling routes for winter…
Posted: 15 Sep 2013
As the UK whitewater season is upon us, we thought we’d celebrate by giving you the Canoe & kayak UK low-down on what we think are the 50 best whitewater river runs in the UK. From remote, rapid strewn Highland burns to raging south west test pieces there's something here for all types of whitewater paddler...
Posted: 05 Jul 2013
Event report from the first leg of the 2013 Palm BIG Paddle Tour, Llanberis, North Wales