About Us

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.



Club News


National Marathon Championships

Reading Canoe Club hosted the National Marathon Championships on the 23rd/24th of July, with Southampton achieving some fantastic results, including our Lightning paddlers who came 2nd in the country, narrowly missing out on claiming the Spanish Galleon trophy by just 16 points! Highlights of the club’s results were: Chris Blacker – C2 Gold Medal and Senior […]


European Canoe Sprint Championships

Southampton Canoeing continues to go from strength to strength in 2016, with Emily Hewitt being selected to compete in the Under 23 European Sprint Championships this week in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Following on from a successful Senior National Championships in June, Emily was picked to represent Team GB in the 500m C1 event, for which she had also […]


Racing Canoe Taster Event

Have you ever seen racing canoe Olympic events (such as London 2012, pictured above) on TV in the past and wondered to yourself “how do they stay upright in that?”. Well, this excellent question, plus many more, will be answered at our free taster event next Saturday 18th of June at 12pm, where you can come and have […]

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You can email us: secretarysoucc@gmail.com

Or find us at Woodmill Activity Centre:

Woodmill Activity Centre
Woodmill Lane
SO18 2JR