Welcome to Solihull Canoe Club
Canoeing is a popular and fast growing sport. It is a great way to get fit and explore the countryside of Britain.
Here at Solihull Canoe Club we take part in both recreational and
competitive kayaking & canoeing. Even if you are a complete
beginner, you are most welcome to come along for a try out under the
guidance of qualified British Canoeing (BC) coaches.
are based at Catherine-de-Barnes on the Grand Union Canal near Solihull and Birmingham in the
West Midlands. For a map and details of how to get to the club; click on Find Us
club is a registered charity with volunteer committee members and
coaches, for more information on who we are; our experience and qualifications; click on People
club meets every Saturday with a performance group in the morning and a
recreational group in the afternoon. If you are a novice or regular canoeist and would like
to come along please contact us - see either About Us
or, if that does not meet your needs, please phone or email us.
Coronavirus - Please note that at present, due to coronavirus restrictions, we may not be able to run taster sessions for complete beginners. However, please still contact us if you are interested.
Details of Membership costs can be found on About Us
Our first trip since lockdown was a socially distanced trip in June on the River Avon near Stratford for 5 lucky paddlers plus coach Mark.
A beautiful sunny day on Lake Bala for the touring paddlers. We did try canoe sailing but there wasn't enough wind.