White Water

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White Water 2017-12-06T13:20:43+00:00

We run regular WW trips during the winter months and often do the Usk, Dee, Dart, Barle etc. We also do trips to the Tryweryn and have organised trips to the Lake District, North East, Scotland and the Alps.

We use Symonds Yat during the summer to teach the moving water basics, and enjoy introducing those who looking for adventure to the thrill of white water paddling.

White Water:

Mon12 03, 2018

The Dart Dozen

March 12th, 2018|Categories: Recreation, White Water|

On the 21st of January 2018, Gloucester Canoe Club managed to assemble a group of 12 paddlers to descend the Dart Loop. This being the largest number of paddlers the club had had for a white-water trip for many years. The group consisted of seasoned experts, intermediate paddlers and one or two of us [...]

Tue27 02, 2018

Yat Feb 2018

February 27th, 2018|Categories: Recreation, White Water|

The club made another of its regular trips to Symonds Yat on Sunday 25th and all photos can be seen in the Gallery Pages.  This is from Rich T: Jane, Jason, James, Steve and Richard, were at Symonds Yat. River level was low and there was a definite difference in the paddlability of the river [...]

Fri13 10, 2017

Alney Island and Bore 2017

October 13th, 2017|Categories: Recreation, Touring, White Water|

At nine a.m. on Sunday morning 8th October 2017, eleven brave warriors set out from the clubhouse and paddled up to the docks.  There, we had the unique and welcome experience of entering the locks and being lowered down to the Severn.  Hanging a left, we paddled down to a weir (is it Llanthony weir?). [...]

Wed19 04, 2017

Calendar for 2017

April 19th, 2017|Categories: Coaching, Racing, Recreation, Touring, White Water|

The general ethos for Tuesday and Friday night sessions is as follows: Tuesday Night is Club Night whereby it is the intention to offer the opportunity to join in with either a group doing Marathon Training, a 'touring' group having a social paddle, a beginners/induction/stroke training group based at the clubhouse or, during the summer, white water training at [...]

Sat22 10, 2016

Boathouse Appeal

October 22nd, 2016|Categories: Coaching, Racing, Recreation, Social, Touring, White Water|

Vote to support our Boathouse Appeal As you may have seen, the shell of the new Gloucester Boathouse is nearing completion and fitting out of the ground floor with boat storage areas and limited shower and toilet facilities will soon be done; we will then be able to start using the site in earnest. There [...]