Here you will find clubs and other forums which might be of interest to you. Right click on the link to open in a new tab.

This list is not exhaustive. There are many other sites which  may support you in planning trips etc. Local sailing clubs and harbours may give you a more accurate tide table, and local weather conditions.

It is worth checking before heading out on any paddling excursion. Conditions can change rapidly.

LollystiX paddles

Visit Barry’s Facebook page for bespoke hand made wooden open boat and greenland paddles. He also runs private lead kayak trips, coaching and guiding. BCC members are able to come on some of these trips for free.

Please follow his Facebook and Instagram pages.

Facebook: lollystixpaddles Insta: @lollystix_paddles


East Anglian Coast Sea Kayaking 

This Facebook page whilst not strictly a club, it is made up of sea paddlers from many local clubs and non affiliated club members. It is not BC (British Canoeing) associated but many of is members are, along with BC coaches.

Maldon Canoe Club

This club is based in Maldon, Essex and has links to Bramston CC. Takes members of all ages and abilities. Like Bramston, a multi discipline club involving touring, sea kayaking, whitewater, surf and open boating.

The UK Rivers Guidebook

A guide to inland rivers and waterways and sea trips covering the whole of the UK.

British Canoeing 

Set up in 1936 to send a team to the Berlin Olympics, the British Canoe Union as it was (now British Canoeing) is the lead body for canoeing and kayaking in the UK. Since then the organisation has grown considerably, and the range   of canoeing opportunity has increased tremendously. British Canoeing is the umbrella organisation covering England,Wales,Scotland and Canoe Association of Northern Ireland and the Scottish Canoeing  Association.

Bramston Canoe Club Facebook page

Media social networking site shared by millions. If you haven’t got a FB account you won’t be able to log on to the Bramston facebook page. Please note the link is for the new Club owned FB page. There is another BCC page  (Bramston Canoe Club (BCC)) which will be taken down in due course. The change over is to allow current members to add and comment on the page.

Bramston Canoe club YouTube

Club member videos and picture. You can also search for videos of BCC        trips which aren’t on our channel.

Surf reports, surf forecasts and surf photos 

Kev’s favourite! Up to date surf reports and forecasts through out the UK, and rest of world.


Useful website for checking out river water levels around the UK.

BBC weather and tides 

Useful website for checking weather and tides around local estuaries and the UK.

2020 Olympics Girls for Gold

Bramston Canoe Club proudly supports the 2020 Olympics Girls for Gold campaign. Click on the link for further details.

Paddle Points

A useful tool from British Canoeing showing places to paddle from get ins/get outs etc.