Welcome to Burton Canoe Club
Saturday Afternoon Club (SAC) open to all Youth Members is from 1330 to 1530 with a wide range of canoeing activity that embraces one Club 'mantra' of, "Adventure, Competition, Recreation".
Sunday Morning Club (SMC) is open to all Members and Guests from 1000 to 1200 with opportunities to paddle Canoe or Kayak, indeed select from a range of craft, with coaches on hand to help and advise.
Tuesday Club Nights (TuCN) Open to all Members with opportunities for Coached Attendance and Independent Attendance. This is an evening session the Club is gradually developing. During the cooler months, October to Easter, the sessions may be indoors on 'paddling machines' with opportunities to look at forward paddling techniques and fitness.
Pool Sessions continue on a Tuesday at Meadowside; please book your place on the Pool Session sheet in the Club Room (please do not just turn up at the pool!)
Thursday Club Nights (ThCN) begin just after Easter and go through to the last Thursday in September from 1830 to 2030. Thursday Club Nights are the main evening sessions of the summer when casual coaching delivery and/or more formal 'course' coaching delivery is available. Please check Notice Boards for details.
During the cooler months, October to Easter, there are occasional workshops for members; these cover a wide range of topics related to our sport.
Community Canoeing. The Club welcomes interest from all members of the community. The Club has recently purchased significant amounts of equipment specifically to support anyone with a disability interested in canoeing. Please contact the Club for more information.
If you help with a Burton based community group and would like to see the river and Washlands from a different perspective do contact the club!
BURTONCANOE CLUB OPEN DAY
CANOEING STARTER SESSIONS
are four canoeing and kayaking sessions throughout the day; two in the morning,
two in the afternoon. See below.
is a maximum of 6 participants per Coach.
Each Coach is British Canoe Union qualified.
session is one hour duration and each costs £5.00 per person.
should book onto a session before the day and need to arrive 30 minutes before
the start of each session.
can be made by email:
participant is advised to bring a complete change of clothes and a towel,
including footwear, for the journey home.
are inclusive and all members of the community are welcome.
to 10:30 (to arrive no later than
to 12:00 (to arrive no later than
to 2:00 (to arrive no later than
to 3:30 (to arrive no later than 2:00)
be volunteers on hand all day to answer your questions about the Club and its
activities. Questions of a more
technical nature can be addressed to the Coaches.
The Club is a self-funding
not-for-profit membership organisation with an Annual Membership Fee and an
Details available on the
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COME ALONG AND HAVE A GO!
BRING YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS TOO!
(Don’t forget to make a booking: see email addresses above )