Waterside Canoe Club



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Canoeing / Kayak and Paddlesport Club


"Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats." ― Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows


We are a club for canoeists and all other vessels you can paddle. We meet at The Waterside Inn, Mountsorrel on Tuesdays from 6.30pm to 9.30pm. 

We have qualified coaches as members, all equipment is provided, or you are welcome to bring your own.

From time to time courses to improve personal paddling, leadership and Coaching skills may be offered, along with First Aid and other useful courses.

New members welcome

Tuesday evening paddling (all year)*
Leisure paddle 6.30pm start (non-members please contact the club secretary before coming along)
Thursday evening paddle (Spring/Summer)* 
Various locations
Monday and Thursday evening indoor paddling (Autumn/Winter)**
Ibstock swimming pool. Opportunity for improving your paddling skills. (Pre-booking required - non-members please contact the club secretary for further information). 

We arrange a variety of trips across the year for our members.

Key: * weather dependent, ** prebooking essential

Paddlers at Ibstock Pool

White Water



Touring Flat Water



Contact the club secretary via 07783 603648 OR watersidecanoeclub @ gmail.com

Or visit us on Facebook facebook to find out more. Facebook group for 'The Waterside Canoe Club'

Based at The Waterside Inn, Mountsorrel 

Sileby Road

LE12 7BB

paddlers at the Waterside


Please visit our main website site for membership information etc... 

If you have any questions please contact the club secretary



We also provide 'paddling' opportunities for youth and community groups. Contact the club secretary to find out more or to  discuss your requirements. 



National Canoeing Week .... Join the Journey

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National Go Canoeing Week is an annual celebration of all things paddle sport. Held at the end of May.

There are lots of fun ways for you to take part. Visit the GoCanoeing website to find out more or contact the club secretary (details above).

Or visit our Facebook facebook group to find out more. 


Safety and guidance

We have Public Liability Insurance through British Canoeing Public Liability Insurance  

General advice available on the British Canoeing Safety Resources page

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