What is Paddlesport?


Paddlesport” is the overall term for the sport of Canoeing and Kayaking.  Paddlesport  in the UK has been a sport for just over 100 years, but as a form of transport the canoe and kayak have a very long history.

There are many disciplines to the sport including:-

  • White water kayaking and canoeing
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP’s)
  • Sea kayaking
  • Touring
  • Slalom Competitions
  • Racing competitions
  • Water polo
  • Surfing
  • Rodeo

More information about all of these different disciplines can be found on the British Canoeing or Canoe England websites.

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