Canoeing changes lives one paddle stroke at a time
The beauty of canoeing is that there is something for everyone – and it does not have to be a competitive sport. Canoeing can be a sociable hobby or a way of escaping the crowds. Whatever the objective, whether it is to make new friends, get fit, lose a few pounds, push yourself to the limit or learn a new skill, canoeing is ideal.
Canoeing is a good all-body workout and the ideal thing about recreational canoeing one can have fun and still have a good workout without the pressure of competition.
Canoeing is also a fantastic way to meet people, socialise and learn new skills all at the same time. So you can keep healthy and have fun!
Canoeing is much more than just a sport it can help change people’s lives and can also provide a huge amount of benefits both socially and economically to communities.
Read the BCU's 'Canoeing Changes Lives' leaflet