Monday 8th July - possible evening out with the Lerwick Life boat

Any club paddlers interested in an evening working with the Lerwick Lifeboat please let us know ASAP. Could be as soon as Monday 8th and would be between 7pm and 9pm.  Details on the forum.

Thursday 27th - one stunning night, two trips.

Thursday saw a large turnout of paddlers again, and the evening was shaping up to be a stunning one with winds due to fall away as the evening went on. With one thing and another, it was decided to split into two groups. One group of seven did some canoe sailing down from Bridge End, [...]

Thursday 27th June – beginners session

Normal Thursday, meet Bridge End. Coaches will confirm what’s happening at 6.45pm

Trip planning and so on – using the forum

Check out the forum, there’s a link on the left side bar of the website or just go here and sign up. It will take a little time after that for us to catch up with you and activate the account. It’s still early days in it’s use, please bear with us and help it become [...]

Tuesday 25th June – reminder – no session

Don’t forget, no session this Tuesday as there’s not enough coaches available

Simmer Dim Paddle, south end Muckle Roe

Grabbing a quick weather window, a group of five of us (Bryan, Jim, Fiona and Steve plus myself) took the opportunity for a few hours paddling. Swell forecast wasn’t great and some of us weren’t wanting too late a night, so a shortish paddle in a relatively sheltered area was in order! Unfortunately the swell [...]

Thursday 20th - a lumpy ride to Scalloway Marine

Ever wonder what 28 paddlers setting off from Bridge End would look like? This week we found out!

With a good number of coaches and assistants, the beginners group did its first real trip this week. Conditions were ‘Shetland Breezy’ as we set out under from Bridge End and snuck south, hugging the east side of [...]

Paddle Orkney

Just had an email from Nick in Orkney, still time to book for anyone that’s interested.

It’s a similar set up to our very own symposium and tries to have something for every level of paddler. There’s very few ways to boost your paddling skills to match the experience you gain in this sort of weekend, [...]

Thursday 20th June - beginners+ session

In discussion with Angus, possibly looking at paddling from Bridge End to Scalloway Marina as this Thursday’s session. As we’re going to have to arrange shuttle for drivers to get back from Scalloway to Bridge End meet at Scalloway Marina between 6.30pm and 6.45pm to sort lifts out.

You will also now need to be considering [...]

Date set – 11th to 14th July 2014 – Shetland Sea Kayak Symposium 2014

Keep up to date with what’s going on with the next Symposium by visiting our facebook page Shetland Sea Kayak Symposium 2014 or you can of course speak directly to any of the organising committee for 2014 – Chris, Wendy,Vaila and Iain! Further details to follow…