Below is our interactive club calendar, which shows upcoming events for training courses and trips and expeditions, as well as upcoming social events. For more information on planned events, visit our Trips and Training pages.

We also run regular training sessions throughout the year:
Tuesday Mornings – 1 and 2 star courses – May-Oct – Liz Murnaghan
Tuesday Mornings – coach supported recreational paddling – Nov-Apr – Liz Murnaghan
Tuesday Race training – 6pm on the water – all year – Training Coordinator
Thursday Recreational Paddling in touring kayaks and open canoe – 9.30am on water – All year – Canal Cottage – Training Coordinator
Thursday Race training – 6pm on the water – all year – Training Coordinator
Saturday Race training – 9.30am on the water except Hare and Hounds Days (usually the third Saturday of the month) – Training Coordinator

Paddlerpower, Paddlesport Plus and Adult Star Courses
Tuesday evenings – Junior courses,  Paddlepower Passport and Improver; Adult courses 1 and 2 star kayak. 6.30 pm – Jon Freemantle

Download the 2019 Racing Calendar here

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BCCC Canoeing Taster Sessions! 10:30 AM
BCCC Canoeing Taster Sessions! @ Canal Centre
Jun 1 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
BCCC Canoeing Taster Sessions! @ Canal Centre
First Saturday of the month from May 2019. An introduction to forms of Kayaking (and potentially Canoeing).  Sessions will include getting on and off the water safely, moving the boat in a straight line and lots of games.  The aim is to give you a introduction to the sport using the British Canoeing Start award (see https://www.britishcanoeingawarding.org.uk/new-personal-performance-awards/ for details) giving you a good overview of the sport. Sessions will be approximately 45 minutes on the water.  When ... Read More
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Sea Rescue skills practice and Langstone Harbour peer paddle
Sea Rescue skills practice and Langstone Harbour peer paddle @ Ferry Boat Inn PO11 0DG
Jun 5 all-day
Sea paddle – rescue practice.. Meeting at 10.00. On the water at 10.30. Get in touch with Rick if you want to find out more. HW 12.55
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BCCC Intermediate Kayaking Course 6:00 PM
BCCC Intermediate Kayaking Course @ Canal Centre
Jun 11 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
BCCC Intermediate Kayaking Course @ Canal Centre
The Kayaking Improvers course is intended to build confidence and develop skills for paddlers wanting to move on from an introductory course, Paddle Discover etc. We will be learning practical skills that we hope you will be able to use on moving water trips and we will try and hold the last evening at a gentle whitewater venue. Think Paddle-Explore! Please note, places are limited. You need to be a member to join our courses.  ... Read More
BCCC Introduction to Kayaking Course 6:00 PM
BCCC Introduction to Kayaking Course
Jun 11 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Come join us at the Basingstoke Canal Canoe club for our introduction to Kayaking course. This fun introduction to getting on the water in a kayak is based on the new British Canoeing Start syllabus will give you a good understanding of how to use a kayak effectively, and give you a good base to build on. You experience coaching, lots of games, and just enjoying the environment of the Canal. Please note, places are ... Read More
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B3C Hare and Hounds 9:00 AM
B3C Hare and Hounds @ Canal Centre, Mytchett
Jun 15 @ 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
B3C Hare and Hounds @ Canal Centre, Mytchett
  2, 4 and 6 mile courses
BCCC Introduction to Kayaking Course 11:00 AM
BCCC Introduction to Kayaking Course @ Canal Centre
Jun 15 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Come join us at the Basingstoke Canal Canoe club for our introduction to Kayaking course.  This fun introduction to getting on the water in a kayak is based on the new British Canoeing Start syllabus will give you a good understanding of how to use a kayak effectively, and give you a good base to build on.  You experience coaching, lots of games, and just enjoying the environment of the Canal. Please note, places are ... Read More
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Southampton Hasler
Southampton Hasler
Jun 16 all-day
The Southampton canoe race takes place on the River Itchen where it runs through Southampton City. The section of river used for the race is where the fresh water meets the estuary at Woodmill Activity Centre, down stream to St Mary’s football stadium. The course travels through contrasting sentry from green tree line areas, parks, marinas and some industrial landscapes. The race starts at Riverside Park with all divisions covering two laps of varying distances ... Read More
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BCCC Daytime Introduction to Canoeing Course 9:45 AM
BCCC Daytime Introduction to Canoeing Course @ Canal Centre
Jun 18 @ 9:45 AM – 11:15 AM
BCCC Daytime Introduction to Canoeing Course @ Canal Centre
Come join us at the Basingstoke Canal Canoe club for our introduction to Kayaking course. This fun introduction to getting on the water in a canoe is based on the new British Canoeing Start syllabus will give you a good understanding of how to use a canoe effectively, and give you a good base to build on. You experience coaching, lots of games, and just enjoying the environment of the Canal. Please note, places are ... Read More
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Sea Trip – Gower Peninsular
Sea Trip – Gower Peninsular
Jun 22 – Jun 23 all-day
This trip has proved very popular.  Brian is working on finding another coach to cope with the demand.  Do still let him know that you are interested if you already haven’t done so.  Also, let Brian know if you are (or know of) a coach that may be willing to assist.  In the event that a coach cannot be found, then sadly the trip will be on a first-come, first-served basis.   From Brian Biffin… ... Read More
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Oxford Midsummer Hasler
Oxford Midsummer Hasler
Jun 23 all-day
The Oxford Hasler is usually held on the Sunday closest to Midsummers day. It is a regional divisional Hasler race which includes races for Divisions 1 to 9 plus Lightning races for under 10 and under 12 year old paddlers. It is a flat water race on the River Thames passing through the centre of the historic City of Oxford with the backdrop of Oxford’s dreaming spires. The race distances are different for the various ... Read More
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Join Rick on a Fluid Adventures round-trip to the Isle of Wight (sea paddle)
Join Rick on a Fluid Adventures round-trip to the Isle of Wight (sea paddle) @ Isle of Wight / Solent
Jun 29 all-day
Rick tells us ‘4 of us have signed up with Fluid Adventures to do a trip to the Isle of Wight and back on the 29th June, whilst the max size of group is 4 they can run more than 1 group, there is a 3 star paddling criteria and ability to do 25k, It would be nice just to get it out there so people can be aware of the options.’ Get in touch with ... Read More
Barn Clean – Phase 2 10:00 AM
Barn Clean – Phase 2 @ BCCC, Canal Centre
Jun 29 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Barn Clean - Phase 2 @ BCCC, Canal Centre
Phase 2 – Sort out all the small stuff Thank you to everyone that helped out at the barn clean earlier in the spring.  Phase 2 will be on Saturday 29th June 2019.  We will be focusing on tidying up all the small stuff – boxing it up, labelling it etc. so that it’s easier to find and access in the future.  Phase 3 will be to set up a small gym/weights area to the ... Read More
BCCC Introduction to Kayak Racing 11:00 AM
BCCC Introduction to Kayak Racing @ Canal Centre
Jun 29 @ 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
BCCC Introduction to Kayak Racing @ Canal Centre
Come join us at the Basingstoke Canal Canoe club for our introduction to Kayaking racing course. This fun introduction to getting on the water in a kayak is based on the new British Canoeing Start syllabus will give you a good understanding of how to use a kayak effectively, and give you a good base to build on. You experience coaching, lots of games, and just enjoying the environment of the Canal. Please note, places ... Read More
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Yat Whitewater Fun/Intro/Refresher Day Trip 1
Yat Whitewater Fun/Intro/Refresher Day Trip 1 @ Symonds Yat
Jun 30 all-day
 A day trip at the Yat suitable for youngsters and adults intro to white water (must be confident capsizing kayak with a deck), plus experienced paddlers wanting a chance to refresh their skills, you will get wet, you will have fun. Facilities for non paddlers too. For more information, contact Paul Jeffs.