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

Hamble River Raid and Basingstoke Hasler

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 […]

SOU Junior Training Camp

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 […]

Henley Hasler

  At the Henley Hasler race last weekend, Southampton Canoe Club had a decent number of paddlers who raced, with 10 people racing K1, and 8 people racing K2. The club came 5th overall with a total of 197 points, just behind Basingstoke and ahead of Pangbourne. Well done to everyone who participated, and to […]

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Woodmill Activity Centre
Woodmill Lane
SO18 2JR


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