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

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

WKCC Introduction Course

Latest introduction to Paddle Sport course is coming up. The course covers the basics skills of canoeing, kayaking and SUP along with safety training and some exploring of the Avon around Pershore. This course is aimed at families and seniors with some paddling experience who would like to take their paddling further. Content will be … Continue reading WKCC Introduction Course

Winter Challenge Final Results

So the results are in: 1,868 Total Miles (up from 1,500 last year); 31 unique locations with 3 or more paddlers (up from 27 past year); 58 paddlers participated. Graham Thomas wins for the Senior Men (140); Rita O'Reilly wins for the Senior Ladies (194) and Emma Witherford for the Juniors (52) closely followed by … Continue reading Winter Challenge Final Results

Winter Social

Winter Social - Not long to go (23rd January)   and we're gearing up for an evening of WKCC wonderfulness - Food; Awards; Games and general Kayak and Canoe conversations. Its £7, please contact Sue Cunliffe Claire Teagle or me to book your ticket. One of us will be at the pool for the next 2 … Continue reading Winter Social

Xmas Message from the Chair

Hi all WKCC members (and friends) It’s been a fabulous year at WKCC, with the highlight being the opening of the new extension to the Riverside Centre.  As the year comes to an end I’d like to make you aware of our plans to work with the Pershore Riverside Centre. We have had a good … Continue reading Xmas Message from the Chair