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NEW SUP Safer Award

British Canoeing Awarding Body is delighted to announce the new SUP Safer course which is designed for anyone new or relatively novice to Stand Up Paddleboarding, wanting to gain knowledge and raise their awareness of their personal safety.

NEW Paddle Safer Award Announced

British Canoeing Awarding Body is pleased to announce the new Paddle Safer course which gives new and novice paddlers the opportunity to develop their safety skills when taking to the water.

Stronger Together

The new Strategic Plan for 2022-26

British Canoeing is delighted to launch Stronger Together, the new strategic plan for 2022-26.

WePaddleTogether

British Canoeing launch new equality, diversity and inclusion initiative

The launch of #WePaddleTogether aims to bring awareness to British Canoeing’s commitment to improving equality, diversity and inclusion in paddlesport

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