Canoe Wales

Canoe Wales is the national governing body for paddle sport in Wales. We:

  • Represent the interests of our club and individual members
  • Advocate on behalf of the interests of the sport in Wales
  • Provide coaching and development programmes from local to international level
  • Stage national and international competitions.

Wednesday 5th April 2017 was a sad day for Canoe Wales and the UK paddling community as it saw the funeral of Alan Baker, chair of Canoe Wales, who passed away recently following a period of illness. To find out more about Alan's dedication to our sport and organisation click here

Following an issue that has been in the spotlight recently where the threat of legal action relating to an issue on the River Dee, leading to a court claim being issued against a member of Canoe Wales, Canoe Wales and British Canoeing have issued a joint statement. Click on this link to read more.

The Canoe Wales AGM was held at the Cardiff International White Water Centre on 15th October 2016. Click here for more information.

The AGM was followed by the inaugural Canoe Wales Awards, click here for more information.

New information for centres & providers - British Canoeing Quality Mark


For information on forthcoming events and competitions


Canoe Wales AGM

The next AGM will be on the 30th September 2017 


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Canoe Wales, National White Water Centre, Frongoch, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7NU

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