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Note: Halifax Canoe Club is not responsible for the content of any of the following sites.

National Organisations (BCU)

  • Canoe England – the English National Governing Body for Canoeing
  • British Canoe Union – more information on all disciplines of canoeing and kayaking in the UK.
  • Canoe England Yorkshire Region – information of Canoeing in the region, including details of Washburn release dates.
  • (Canoe England) Youth pages – a link to details about Paddle Power, the BCU’s awards covering activities across a range of paddlesport and host of other stuff for kids.
  • West Yorkshire Sport – details of sport in the county, including support available to clubs etc (our Local County Sport Partnership)


  • Canoe England (Coaching) – direct to the coaching section of the BCU website – details of various awards and more
  • Coaching West Yorkshire – the coaching wesbite of West Yorkshire Sport, including coaching news, courses funding information and register for email updates
  • SportsCoachUK– more details to help coaches to develop including generic coaching development courses
  • Canoe England (Test & Awards) – a driect link to details of personal performance and leadership awards including Star Tests and paddlepower awards.

Competitive Paddling

  • Canoe Slalom UK – the official slalom website, this details of events and rankings.
  • Slalom Technique Library – how to do all those slalom moves, with video clips of top paddlers demonstrating the skills (some big video downloads)
  • GB Canoeing – the home of Great Britain’s Olympic canoeing disciplines – Canoe Slalom and Flat Water Racing.
  • Canoe Polo UK – the official canoe polo site
  • UK Freestyle – the official freestyle site and a must for all playboaters
  • Wild Water Racing – official wild water racing site, details of races, results etc

Equipment Suppliers

Facilities and River Information

Other Clubs in the Region

Other Links