For those who are new to paddling and want to try the sport for the first time
Our canoeing and kayaking courses are suitable for all abilities – from one off sessions for complete beginners to paddlesport development programmes. Whether you want to paddle on our lake or master the drop and eddies of our white water courses you won’t find water quite like it so close to London!
To help you determine what courses are right for you, pick your level below and see our recommended courses at Lee Valley White Water Centre.
The Terrace Bar & Café closure 11 September – 27 October 2017
As of 11 September, The Terrace Bar & Café will be closed for refurbishment and will be reopening on 27 October. Find out more.
British Canoeing Courses and Awards
We also offer a range of British Canoeing awards and courses from personal star awards to coaching courses and safety awards.