Dear members,

We have some structured coaching taking place over the summer! The courses, venues & participate numbers are as follows:

Chipstead Lakes (6 participants per day):

  • Saturday 6 August – Paddlepower. For youth members aged up to 12 years old
  • Sunday 7 August – 1 Star. For adult/youth aged 12+ beginners.

Albany Park, Kingston upon Thames 

  • Sunday 11 September – 2 Star. For adult/youth aged 12+ intermediate paddlers (up to 12 participants)
  • Foundation Safety & Rescue Training (FSRT). Maximum of 6 participants. Must be minimum of 2 Star standard.

All course syllabuses can be found on the British Canoeing Website

Please contact me if you wish to sign up for any of these courses. I am at the pool periodically or can be emailed at

If you are unsure about which course to do, please speak with Usha or any club coach.

Happy paddling!