Saturdays November Open Boat Paddle

A good turn out for today’s open boat paddle - thanks to all that came: a bit of ferry gliding at Pershore bridges, a stop for a cup of tea at Nafford and taking the opportunity to practise crossings in the strong flow coming out of the sluice, and finally just missing the heavier rain … Continue reading Saturdays November Open Boat Paddle

Llangollen October 2019

Another successful weekend in Llangollen for WKCC kindly organised by Claire again. The weekend started early on the Friday for some with a meet up for breakfast on the A5 so we could check river levels and decide as a group where we wanted to go based on various river apps. The consensus (with a … Continue reading Llangollen October 2019

WKCC and UWCKC Lakes Weekend

Another great joint club weekend in the Lake District for WKCC and UWCKC (Upton Warren Canoe and Kayaking Club) to follow on from the Brecon weekend last week. Thanks to Emma J we had a great location at Lowick School Bunkhouse, a family run business who also run outdoor activities. For Friday nearly all rivers … Continue reading WKCC and UWCKC Lakes Weekend

WKCC wet weekend in Wales!

Well no sooner had Ed and I crossed the border into Wales on the Friday evening and the rain started. What we didn't know then was it would continue for the next 24 hours! I think we were the last to arrive and just as we did the others started to drift back from the … Continue reading WKCC wet weekend in Wales!

WKCC Information

Welcome to WKCC. Please note that only members of our club have access to our WKCC Facebook group which contains all our latest information. This site is to give you some background information as to what we do as a club and how to contact us to enquire about coming along and trying it out … Continue reading WKCC Information

WKCC 2017 Review

It's been another great year for WKCC culminating in us winning British Canoeing West Midlands Regional Club of the Year 2017. The year started well with our usual post Christmas winter social in January closely followed by our traditional South Wales or South West England winter paddling weekend. In the spring we had a Menai … Continue reading WKCC 2017 Review

An inspiring account of how we help others

Joining WKCC has been one of the best things I have ever done, however getting to that point was not easy for me. As someone who suffers from anxiety, I find it incredibly hard to meet new people and join in with these people if I don't know them. I first started by going along … Continue reading An inspiring account of how we help others

New Members Club Kit Demo

Demo kit afternoon is still happening tomorrow afternoon  Saturday 7th January 2017 at Pershore Riverside Centre, so hoping to see as many new joiners as can make it. If you are coming down then please ensure you bring warm clothes - base layers and thermals, tops, bottoms and socks (if you have them) as well … Continue reading New Members Club Kit Demo

Llangollen 2016

After a great week in Scotland we followed this up with another great week in Llangollen kindly arranged by Claire. At the time water was hard to find but we made the most of it. Mel took a group to Llyn  Tegid on Saturday and I took a group on the Dee from Glyndyfrdwyr down … Continue reading Llangollen 2016