Tag: 2014

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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Thames Stand Up Paddle Board Challenge 2014

Thames Stand Up Paddle Board Challenge 2014

| June 26, 2014

Following a successful launch in 2013, London’s biggest mass participation charity watersports event ‘The Thames Stand Up Paddle Board Challenge’ returns to the River Thames on the 26th July 2014. On a glorious august bank holiday weekend in 2013, 85 stand-up paddlers completed a 6km race between Kew and Hammersmith Bridges, raising upwards of £5,000 for […]

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Thames Festival September 2014 – Celebrating London’s river!

Thames Festival September 2014 – Celebrating London’s river!

| April 26, 2014

Thames Festival Trust has announced an exciting new, month-long celebration of the Thames aimed at putting the 42-mile London stretch of the river at the heart of the capital’s cultural and tourism industry. Taking place for the first time in September 2014, Totally Thames will be an annual, 30-day spectacular programme of events that will […]

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ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup at Lee Valley White Water Centre June 2014

ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup at Lee Valley White Water Centre June 2014

| March 27, 2014

The ICF* Canoe Slalom World Cup hits London’s Lee Valley White Water Centre in June 2014. Professional paddlers from across the world will compete on the London 2012 Olympic course, in an adrenalin fuelled race of speed and skill. With up to 25 slalom gates on a punishing, grade 4 white water course, action and excitement […]

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