Southampton Canoe Club is based on the River Itchen at Woodmill Activity Centre. We coach, train and compete in sprint and marathon canoe racing and hold regular taster days and beginners courses for juniors and adults of all ages throughout the year. We often have whole families joining us as well as individuals wanting to try a new sport or training specifically for the Devizes to Westminster race.
Sprint Regatta Report by Matt: On the 2nd and 3rd of June Southampton CC took a team of 7 juniors to the national sprint regatta in Nottingham for the first ever band together regatta. All the K1 races were on the Saturday meaning people were tired by the end but we had good results. Xav […]
Race reports by Jacob: It has been an amazing weekend for Southampton Canoe Club. Saturday was the Hamble River Raid. We took 6 K4 boats with crews of mixed abilities. The first 4 K4 finishers were SOU paddlers, with Matt, Dan, Xav and Jack having the fastest boat of the entire race! It was such […]
Jacob parkers report of their training camp over half term: This week we have taken part in the action packed SOU CC junior’s half term training camp, eight of the awesome SOU juniors enjoyed twelve exciting sessions over three days, including: 500m sprints, bungee paddles, boat maintenance, gym, timed efforts, goal setting, ergos and crew […]