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Building skin-on-frame sea kayaks at Kew

Building skin-on-frame sea kayaks at Kew

| November 15, 2014

Adriana Eyzaguirre of Explora London describes building skin-on-frame sea kayaks with expert Kiliii Fish. In November 2014, Explora London hosted a unique workshop building skin-on-frame kayaks at Kew Bridge. We had the pleasure of having kayak designer Kiliii Fish come from the Northwestern US. Kiliii is one of the foremost skin-on-frame kayak builders in the […]

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Paddlefest at Shadwell Docks 20-21 September. Workshops, river trips, demo boats and more

Paddlefest at Shadwell Docks 20-21 September. Workshops, river trips, demo boats and more

| August 17, 2014

Celebrate kayaking and canoeing at Paddlefest this September at Shadwell Basin Paddlefest is aimed at people who already kayak or canoe, who want to gain new skills, try out new things and socialise with other paddlers. The Paddlefest location is a great asset, with easy access to the tidal Thames and use of a large Victorian shipping basin. […]

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Learn to kayak on white water with Regents Canoe Club

Learn to kayak on white water with Regents Canoe Club

| May 5, 2014

Regents Canoe Club is one of many kayak clubs in London offering kayaking lessons, but this six week course will appeal to adults looking for a bit of excitement. The course is is designed for those who have little or no previous experience of paddling kayaks, but who want to get onto moving water by the end […]

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Level 1 canoe coaching course at Shadwell Basin, February 2014

Level 1 canoe coaching course at Shadwell Basin, February 2014

| January 1, 2014

Tower Hamlets Canoe Club are running an Level 1 coaching course in February 2014 and have a few places left. It is a four day course over two weekends based at Shadwell Basin. Anyone who has done it already will know that the course is a great way for paddlers to improve skills whilst considering […]

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Kayak group leader training on the tidal Thames: 23/11/13

Kayak group leader training on the tidal Thames: 23/11/13

| October 10, 2013

Kayak group leader training on the tidal Thames and sharing of good practice 23/11/13 Location: Cremorne Riverside, Lots Road, London, SW10 0QH From: 9.45am to 4.30pm The overview for the day is to meet other kayakers and club leaders whom regularly paddle the tideway; specifically those who lead other paddlers through the busy section of […]

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Kayak and canoe courses for the over 50s in London

Kayak and canoe courses for the over 50s in London

| August 5, 2013

London has over sixty canoe and kayak clubs, providing paddling opportunities for children and adults of all ages. Many clubs will welcome adults over 50, regardless of your ability or previous experience. Canoe clubs often focus on particular canoe sports, some of which are more active than others. Many clubs also offer ‘try it out’ […]

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