Information for new paddlers

What the Club Provides:

  1. Kayaks and Canoes
  2. Spraydecks
  3. Paddles
  4. Buoyancy Aids
  5. Helmets

What I will need to Bring*:

Warm weather

  1. Shorts/Jogging bottoms
  2. T-shirt
  3. Lightweight footwear – e.g. Pumps/beach shoes/wetsuit boots (Not trainers ideally)
  4. Change of clothing for afterwards
  5. Towel

 Cold weather

  1. Jogging bottoms
  2. Long-sleeved top
  3. Lightweight footwear – e.g. Pumps/beach shoes/wetsuit boots (Not trainers ideally)
  4. Waterproof raincoat/Cag
  5. Change of clothing for afterwards
  6. Towel
  7. Fleecy jumper-might be useful if you don’t have a wetsuit 

Go to our links page to find some websites and shops where you can buy wetsuits and other gear you may want to get at some point. 

Club members can advise on more specialised kit when you are ready to make the investment.

 

*minimum requirements