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Kayaking through London at night on the River Thames

Kayaking through London at night on the River Thames

| April 27, 2014

London can look pretty stunning from the Thames – especially at night. Check out this clip of paddlers from one of London’s many canoe clubs, enjoying an evening on the river. For more information on kayaking on the River Thames see http://canoelondon.com/kayaking-on-tidal-thames-in-london-group-safety-leadership/

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Stand Up Paddleboarding in Paddington

Stand Up Paddleboarding in Paddington

| April 27, 2014

Stand Up Paddleboarding or SUP as it is also known, is an exciting new water sport that is becoming increasingly popular in London and across the UK. SUP is a great way to get on the water and as well as being a fantastic from of fitness, it is also the perfect way to explore cities […]

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Urban kayaking on South London’s River Wandle

Urban kayaking on South London’s River Wandle

| October 15, 2013

The Wandle is a small London river which rises in Croydon and flows through Sutton, Merton and Wandsworth before joining the Thames, upstream of Wandsworth Bridge. It can be explored by kayak or canoe – but low bridges and pipes, weirs and a 500m section of subterranean paddling mean it’s not for everyone. We kayaked […]

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Explore Wallasea Island by sea kayak – the Wild Coast Paddle in Essex

Explore Wallasea Island by sea kayak – the Wild Coast Paddle in Essex

| June 21, 2013

Sea kayak around Wallersea Island in Essex with the Wild Coast Paddle on 21st July 2013. The Wild Coast Paddle should provide a spectacular chance to see coastal birds and wildlife from your kayak. The Wallasea Island Wild Coast project is one of Europe’s largest, ongoing conservation projects – with sea kayaks and touring kayaks providing one of […]

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SUP heading for London

SUP heading for London

| October 11, 2012

Stand Up Paddler Charlie Head is paddling solo and unsupported from Land’s End to London’s Tower Bridge, nearly 1,000km. Charlie set off on his mission on 11 September 2012 and at the time of writing is aiming to get to Dover tomorrow. Charlie aims to cover approximately 50 km each day, depending on tide movements and weather […]

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