Water Levels

Canoe Shops


Kit Suppliers

Vehicle Hire
  • SHB – Romsey based, usual supplier if union can’t provide buses
  • U-Drive – more expensive
  • Hendy Hire – more expensive

General Links

  • UK Rivers Guidebook – Grades + features of UK rivers, community forum with many useful topics and a classified section
  • Paddle Points – River sections
  • British Canoe Union
  • Thames Valley Freestylers – This is a fantastic site for any aspiring playboaters, check out the tricks workshop for some amazing tips on how to throw your favourite tricks! Also has rough river levels.
  • Animated Knots – Useful resource for all rescue and general knots.
  • FSRT Video Clips – Foundation Safety and Rescue Training video clips from the BCU