Welcome to Totnes Canoe Club.

Welcome to Totnes Canoe Club (TCC) based in Totnes, South Devon and situated on the banks of the River Dart - one of England's most beautiful rivers.

Totnes Canoe Club is affiliated to British Canoeing and is run completely by volunteers for the benefit of it's Members.

The Club offers the opportunity for people of all abilities, from the age of 8 years upwards, to enjoy learning to kayak and canoe in safety with qualified coaches.

We are privileged to enjoy easy access to flat water for training sessions with estuary and sea kayaking close by. We also paddle white-water on the River Dart, other local rivers and further afield when conditions allow.

The Club provides coaching for the BCU Star Tests as well as organised trips on many of our local rivers and estuaries plus additional trips to other venues throughout the year.

There is a pool session on the last Saturday of each month (except December) at Totnes Pavilions, from 5.00p.m. to 6:45p.m. (Check the Pool Session Information for more details).

Membership Costs:

Family           £70.00     Up to 2 adults plus children

Adults           £50.00     Over 18 years of age

Juniors         £20.00     Under 18 years of age

Student         £20.00    In full time education

Associate:    £20.00    For those with their own boat and kit wishing to join Club Trips and Peer Group Trips but not wishing to access any training.

Club Trips, Pool Sessions, Peer Group Trips are free for all paid up Members.

Members automatically benefit from BCU Third Party Insurance cover.

Regular Newsletters, information regarding Training, Club Trips, Peer Group Trips and other events will be distributed free to all Members by e-mail.

You must be a Member of Totnes Canoe Club in order to access Training Sessions/Courses.

Training Courses/Sessions are priced individually on the Course List.

The charge for a Course is paid in full at the time of enrolling on-line. Once you have enrolled and paid you will receive an e-mail within a few days confirming your place on your chosen course.

Regretfully no refunds will be made for non-attendance for any reason.

Totnes Canoe Club offer Assessment for BCU 1 Star and 2 Star Awards during the summer for those interested. Please note that attending a course does not automatically qualify you for an award !

The BCU 3 Star award must be assessed on moving water and the club can arrange this for paddlers if requested - there may be an additional charge for this assessment.

Use of Club boats and equipment is free to full members while on Club Training Courses, Club Paddling Trips or Peer Group trips.

All Club kit being used by members at any time is their responsibility and it should be treated with care and consideration and returned in a clean, ready to use, condition at the end of the activity.

Any damage or defects must be reported as soon as possible to the Club Equipment Officer,  Chas Billing: equipment@totnescanoeclub.org.uk  in order that prompt repairs can be made to ensure all equipment is safe for all to use.

Totnes Canoe Club does not hire or lend any equipment to non club members for any purpose - Sorry !

Kayaking and Canoeing are Assumed Risk Sports.