A brief resume of our very successful Gower weekend. We had Glampers & campers but we all had a good deal of fun in, on & off the water. Our sea kayakers achieved a successful trip from Port Einon to Caswell Bay whilst our juniors enjoyed the […]
Hearing of a paddling tour happening I was really eager to sign up and go exploring some British rivers. Being a few weeks pregnant didn’t deter me and Werner and I were quite excited for weeks leading up […]
Members out on the Sharpness Canal
Just to show that we are really serious about our canoeing this post shows our latest excursion into Gloucester Docks on the 30th Mat 2017.
As you can see, from the photos above, we had a great time, why not join us next week!
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 the […]
National Canoe Week 2016 @ Gloucester Canoe Club
This is a draft post about National Canoe Week 2016 – anyone want to add content then please do as a matter of urgency.
One member of Gloucester Canoe Cub and two friends plan to circumnavigate Ireland in April 2017.
Gavin Lewis has dreamt of an expedition around Ireland and at first was thinking of doing this alone. After conversations with friends, a few other people had the same idea. They met again many times meeting up for chats about possible plans and […]
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 will […]
Gloucester Canoe Club Hasler Marathon 2016
Thank you to all who attended our second successful Hasler Race on October 2nd and to our sponsor Canoe & Kayak Store
We now have the final results for the event here. (I have been told that there are one or two amendments that don’t […]
The annual Gloucester kayak trip to the Gower was full of thrills and spills, (more spills for some than others!!!) a great barbecue and some hair-raising wave action! It was definitely a weekend of two halves with very choppy waters on the Saturday quelling to much gentler ones on Sunday.
Most of the group camped […]
On Friday Tom, Hilary, Chris, Tim, Cath and Rob made their way to Preston campsite to start our River Wye Trip.
Tents were pitched and the feasting began. We had a simple barbecue sheltering under the awning tied to Rob’s van.
Saturday – The next morning we were met by Brian, Mike, John, Melinda and Georgina. We […]