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Notices

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16/17th June - Canoe Club Birthday weekend Saturday and Sunday at Oughtibridge. Camping available social Saturday evening starts 3.00pm Saturday while 1.oopm Sunday. All wecome contact Sheila and Jon for details.

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Saturday 30th June Oughtibridge Gala help needed please with taster sessions - contact Andy for details

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Saturday 14th July help needed please at Oughtibridge for football teams taster sessions on the river

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A big thankyou to everyone who helped or took part in the Slalom, it was a big success with 75 competing paddlers on both Days.

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Sheffield Canoe Club does have a facebook page for members. This seems to be more up-to-date with activities. If you are interested contact Jo for details.

There has been a lot of trips been organised lately by club members ( Mattlock, Washburn, Tees, Tees Barrage, River Don, River Derwent,

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Well done to the 8 volunteers who attended and passed the canoeing pool lifeguard.

and to the 10 volunteers who attended a first aid course

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Please check the events page for cancelled events due to holiday season

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If you missed the candle light paddle checkout the photos in the gallery. A great evening with plenty of lights illuminating the river

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Boxing Day Paddle – A brilliant day thanks to all that came plenty of flour bombs thrown at us.

New years day paddle another great day 10 paddlers took to the water and 3 had a swim straight away (a cold day for a swim) everyone returned to our site exhilarated after a good 2 hour paddle. A good start for the year.

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Check out British Canoeing Magazine ‘Canoe Focus’Canoe Focus

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Thank you to all who attended our Annual general meeting in November. We have a new constitution and have confirmed that Sheffield Canoe Club is now a Company and limited by guarantee. Company No. 11010696. If anyone has any questions please ask Ian or Tim for further details.

Chair persons report – PDF

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Cold Hands I have a few new pogies for sale £22.00. Contact Ian for details

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British Canoeing British Canoeing Web site

Yorkshire Website Yorkshire website

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To become a member of the Sheffield Canoe Club, print and return a membership form PDF - PDF (Acrobat) format - to any club official along with the appropriate membership fee (see below) at the pool or River Don club sessions. Alternatively send your completed membership form with cheque payable to Sheffield Canoe Club to the club's membership secretary:

 

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Please check dates on events page as some sessions have been cancelled. – thanks

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Club Trips Notice

To avoid disappointment on the day – it is important you notify the trip organiser if you intend paddling. Every trip has an upper limit of paddlers to comply with safety guide lines. Please remember to notify the organiser or you may well be turned away on the day. Thankyou.

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Coach?

Part of our Club’s primary objective is to promote canoeing. In order to achieve this we always need coaches and river leaders.

Have you been a club member for at least 2 years? Are you able to commit time to the club as a coach or leader? Have you got the required skills and qualifications ? If so the club can make funding available to support your training to become a coach or leader. Speak to Ian Holmes or any committee member

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Members wishing to write a report on any trip, or experience ie. first capsize, please e-mail Ian to be included in this web site.

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Top Club letter 2012 PDF

Top Club Certificate 2012 PDF

Click on the gallery below for photos

Club Gallery

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FOR SALE/WANTED

Any member wishing to advertise here please contact Ian

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