Crosby Beach surfing by Paul Harwood

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Crosby Beach surfing by Paul Harwood A good day at the beach today. Nine paddlers in an array of boats, including sea kayaks, Creek boats, surf kayaks and a sit on top. If you’ve never been to Crosby for a surf before, you’re missing out. Give it a try next time.

River Dee by Paul Harwood

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River Dee by Paul Harwood Today`s trip took six paddlers down to Llangollen. Three Canoeists, consisting one Traditional canoe, one OC1, and one C1 were followed by three kayak playboats. We met at River Active at 10.30am, paid our three quid and got on the river. We had a little go in the middle hole… Read More »River Dee by Paul Harwood

Chris Brain Safety series: No.4 – get the advantage

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Posted on December 29, 2018 by thepaddlerezine in canoeing gear. No.1: Safety series: be prepared and stay safe: https://thepaddlermag.com/be-prepared-and-stay-safe/ No.2: working as a team on the water: https://thepaddlermag.com/safety-series-no-2-working-as-a-team-on-the-water/ No.3: swim, chase, throw: https://thepaddlermag.com/chris-brain-coaching-swim-chase-throw/ By Chris Brain In the fourth part of the Paddler safety series we will be looking at recovering pinned boats from the river. If there was one recommendation that… Read More »Chris Brain Safety series: No.4 – get the advantage

Photo of the Month January 2019

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Previous year’s winners….. Photo of the Month Please send any photos to website@liverpoolcanoeclub.co.uk January 2019 Click here to see the photos and to vote for your favourite. December 2018 # 1 Wigan Lock to Chorley paddle by John Fay 10 votes (24%) # 2 Julie and John Selfie byJohn Fay 7 votes (17%) # 3… Read More »Photo of the Month January 2019

Liverpool Canoe Club Annual Christmas Docks Paddle by Julie Brookes

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Liverpool Canoe Club Annual Christmas Docks Paddle by Julie Brookes Considering the dismal weather today the turnout was exceptional.  Twenty-nine (I think as I lost count) hardy souls plus one ‘Jug’ alias Penny braved the nonstop rain and cold temperatures to paddle to the Royal Albert Dock.  Apart from varying kayaks, opens, and sea kayaks… Read More »Liverpool Canoe Club Annual Christmas Docks Paddle by Julie Brookes

Registration for Swim Event Safety Kayak Supervision for Triathlons, Swim-Runs etc. by Jim Duffy

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Registration for Swim Event Safety Kayak Supervision for Triathlons, Swim-Runs etc. by Jim Duffy Registration for Swim Event Safety Kayak Supervision for Triathlons, Swim-Runs etc. Swim Safety, one of the biggest swim event companies in the country, have published a calendar of provisional event dates for 2019 available to view below. These provisional dates are… Read More »Registration for Swim Event Safety Kayak Supervision for Triathlons, Swim-Runs etc. by Jim Duffy

Winter Rolling Challenge

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Winter Rolling Challenge For those of you who are new to the club, each winter we have a rolling challenge. The Aim is to see how many full roll’s (360 degrees) you can make in 30 secs.  Be they paddle, hand, stick, bar or tandem (pairs in the duo) rolls. This quick test gives you a reference… Read More »Winter Rolling Challenge