Welcome to Paignton Canoe Club

Welcome to PCC. We are a small, voluntary BCU affiliated canoeing/kayaking club situated in the Paignton/Torbay area that meets on Tuesday evenings throughout the year.

  • October-April: Torbay Leisure Centre pool, 9pm to 10pm. 
  • May-September: Meeting at different places in and around the Torbay area, normally at 7pm. This changes each year so see Events Calendar or the latest newsletter for details.

Looking to Learn to Kayak?  You're in the right place:

Our training courses run October to December, and February to April and include Eight sessions in the comfort and safety of Torbay Leisure Centre Swimming pool plus two full days on the sea.  For details, see our Course Info.

Our October Course is no FULLY BOOKED. We are now taking bookings for the course starting in February 2024. Please Contact Us if you are interested.

Want to Join Us?  - Visit our JOIN US page to complete your Membership Form online.

Pool Nights  - For info on our pool sessions visit our POOL NIGHTS page.

What's On? - For details on upcoming events and paddles, see the Events Calendar

Just starting out?  - Take a look at our Beginners / Improvers courses that run October - December and March - April in the safety of Torbay Leisure Centre swimming pool, combined with trips out from Paignton Harbour.  Perfect for getting you Safe on the Water.

Concerned about Covid?  - So are we and we take the health and safety of our club members extremely seriously, both on and off the water.  Our pool sessions have been organised to be a safe as we can make them. For more infomation on the new procedures see POOL NIGHTs and more generally, see our COVID-19 rules  and our Risk Assessment.

Any other questions?  - Feel free to get in touch. There's a phone number and email address on our CONTACT US page.  We also have our facebook page which you can join too, open to both members and non-members alike.

In addition to own facebook page the club has an online forum where members can organise, discuss and find out about club events as well as a monthly newsletter email, written by members for members.  We also run various training courses for beginner to intermediate paddlers.  To see WHAT'S ON, see our Event Calendar.

We are a very relaxed and friendly bunch, so come along, introduce yourself and join up.  Members are encouraged to use club kit; use our online forum; come along to trips and club activities or organise some of their own.

So Get Involved, Get Paddling .... we'll see you on the water!