2019 Award Nominees Announced! Are you on the list?

2019 Award Nominees Announced! Are you on the list?

Our Annual Awards and Social Evening is coming up soon! We’ll be handing out our highly sought after awards on 9th February – be there to cheer on the nominees! Best beginner Amy Blackburn Joanne Blackburn Julie Petty Ross Peel Most improved male Steve Smith Stan Lawler Eliot Wood Michael Whitaker Colin Ward Bob Lawler …

*Updated 2nd Feb* Come along to our Social Evening, Awards and AGM on 9th February 2019!

*Updated 2nd Feb* Come along to our Social Evening, Awards and AGM on 9th February 2019!

The club’s AGM and annual awards and social evening will take place on Saturday 9th February 2018 – 7.15pm start at the Sowerby Bridge Cricket Club, Turntable Works, Walton St, Sowerby Bridge HX6 1AN. Click HERE to view a map. All members and their families are encouraged to come along, get involved and have some fun! We spend the first 15 minutes …

Coaching change at HXCC

Coaching change at HXCC

We’re letting you know that that due to a health and safety incident Paul Scarborough has been relieved of his position as a volunteer coach and river leader at Halifax Canoe Club. This means that he won’t be coaching or leading any trips on behalf of the club. The committee is very grateful to Paul …

Autumn Newsletter Ahoy!

Autumn Newsletter Ahoy!

Didn’t get a copy of our Autumn newsletter in your inbox? Click HERE to take a look. Would you like to be interviewed for a future edition? Have a story, photo or video for the HXCC news? How about a  recipe, a trip report or an interesting story? Please contact Paul – marketing@halifaxcanoe.org.uk

Washburn release cancelled

Washburn release cancelled

Our 9th September Washburn release has been cancelled due to a lack of water in the release reservoir. We’re working to organise a river trip on that day, but this is a bit tough due to the lack of water in the rivers. Please bear with us. Please monitor our Facebook page and the website …

Paddle with Halifax Canoe Club!

Paddle with Halifax Canoe Club!

We’re holding our annual membership sign up night at Hollins Mill Pub, Sowerby Bridge, on Wednesday 28th March 2018. The evening will start at 7.00pm. Get directions by clicking HERE Courses are due to start on week commencing 16 April! You can sign up for summer courses on the night, pay your membership and boat storage fees (limited …

Your winter newsletter is here

Your winter newsletter is here

Didn’t get a copy of our newsletter in your inbox or pick one up at the AGM? Well click HERE to take a look. Would you like to be interviewed for a future edition? Have a story, photo or video for the HXCC news? How about a  recipe, a trip report or an interesting story? Then contact …

Water Rats – mid-week paddling group

Water Rats – mid-week paddling group

If you are free during the week (usually Tuesdays) and fancy getting out for a bit of gentle paddling on the rivers and canals in the area why not join up with the Water Rats.  Outing have included various stretches of the Calder / Aire & Calder Navigation, Bridgewater canal, Peak Forest canal, Salford Quay …

Newsletter ahoy!

Newsletter ahoy!

Didn’t get a copy of our newsletter in your inbox? Well click HERE to take a look. Would you like to be interviewed for a future edition? Have a story, photo or video for the HXCC news? How about a  recipe, a trip report or an interesting story? Then contact Paul – marketing@halifaxcanoe.org.uk

Kayak Pool Sessions Available to Book Now!

Kayak Pool Sessions Available to Book Now!

Winter pool sessions are now available to book, with coaching sessions running from October to March at Salendine High School. Coached, 5 block Sessions are for beginners and those that would like to learn how to roll. A 5 block course is only £35*, including equipment use. Pay and Play sessions are also available for …

Pool Safety Award Training

Club Pool Sessions will be starting again in October – more details will be on the website etc shortly. Once again we are running 2 weeks of training and assessment to get more people through the BCU Lifeguards Pool Endorsement Award – we need people with this award to provide ‘lifeguard’ cover on the poolside …