NOTE. For this week only, river sessions on wednesday 28th July and 1st August are cancelled for training
Please contact us via email if you are a non member and wish to attend any of our sessions.
Paddling is back on. As of April 11th sessions have returned on the river, Wednesdays sessions at the river resume on the 23rd June but contact us in advance to ensure a session is being held. The pool sessions at Hillsborough leisure centre will resume from Friday 3rd September 2021 8pm-9pm this will be split into 2 sessions. As of September 2021 there will be price increases to cover the cost of hiring the pool, and river prices will be increased as of September. Please see the links above and the events page for more detailed information.
Comments, corrections and suggestions relating to the website gratefully accepted by Mark (07879426788).
Days we kayak
|Friday||Hillsborough Pool (see above)||8:00pm - 9:00pm|
|Sunday||The River Don||9:30am -12:00am|
|Wednesdays starting 23rd June.||River Don||6:30pm-8:00pm|
Please check the events page for more detailed information, cancelled events due to the virus, or holidays. Generally pool sessions are cancelled when they fall on the weekends of bank holidays
Here is the latest guidelines about the coronavirus
British Canoeing are launching Paddlecast. Click here for the latest release.
British canoeing are in the process of changing all personal awards. If you have started a 2 or 3 Star awards they must be complete before January 2019. Contact Ian for details.
Sheffield Canoe Club does have a facebook page for members. This seems to be more up-to-date with activities. If you are interested contact Jo for details.
There has been a lot of trips organised lately by club members ( Matlock, Washburn, Tees, Tees Barrage, River Don, River Derwent)
Check out British Canoeing Magazine - Canoe Focus- Canoe Focus
Cold hands? I have a few new pogies for sale £22.00. Contact Ian for details
I have used these and I am surprised at how much difference they make to the warmth of one's hands. MJSBritish Canoeing British Canoeing Web site
To become a member of the Sheffield Canoe Club, please book using the following link.PDF - (Acrobat) format - to any club official along with the appropriate membership fee (see below) at the pool or River Don club sessions. Alternatively send your completed membership form with cheque payable to Sheffield Canoe Club to the club's membership secretary:
Aside from pool and regular river sessions, we also organise other events. Please check the dates on the events page as some sessions have been cancelled. Thanks
Club Trips Notice
To avoid disappointment on the day it is important you notify the trip organiser if you intend paddling. Every trip has an upper limit of paddlers to comply with safety guide lines. Please remember to notify the organiser or you may well be turned away on the day. Thankyou.
Part of our Club primary objective is to promote canoeing. In order to achieve this we always need coaches and river leaders.
Have you been a club member for at least 2 years? Are you able to commit time to the club as a coach or leader? Have you got the required skills and qualifications ? If so the club can make funding available to support your training to become a coach or leader. Speak to Ian Holmes or any committee member
Members wishing to write a report on any trip, or experience ie. first capsize, please e-mail Ian to be included in this web site.
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Top Club letter 2012 PDF
Top Club Certificate 2012 PDF
Click on the gallery below for photos
Any member wishing to advertise here please contact Ian
This page last updated 16 March 2020