Summer 2019


Learn to kayak on the tranquillity of the Basingstoke Canal, at Odiham. The courses are run by our friendly and enthusiastic British Canoeing qualified coaches and are suitable for all ages and fitness levels.

You will learn the basics of kayaking and try out different craft. Skills include:

  • Efficient forward and reverse paddling and stopping
  • Turning, ruddering and moving sideways
  • Preventing capsize
  • Safe capsize
  • Carrying kayaks safety



Pre-requisites: None.

All equipment is included

Cost: £50 per person

Times and Venues

  • Course 1: Wednesday Evenings - 12th June to 17th July, from 6:45pm to 8:30pm
  • Course 2: Saturday Mornings - 22nd June, 29th June and 6th July, from 9am to 1pm each day
  • Course 3: Saturday Mornings - 27th July, 3rd August and 10th August, from 9am to 1pm each day

Full Canoe Club membership is not a requirement to do enrol on these courses. Non members will be asked to become temporary members but the cost of temporary membership will be deducted from the cost of full membership for anyone who then joins the Club.

For more information or to reserve a place please contact Janella Mansell on 01256 780334 / 07771622192 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.