Club Social Night

Just a reminder – the social night is on Thursday 3 October, 7.00pm, Gurkha Kitchen. Buffet-style meal followed by tea/coffee. £15 per person. Please contact Wendy if you are coming. 01595 840272 or email

Thursday 19 September

Spectacular close to the canoe club 2013 Thursday evening outdoor sessions. A group of 10 set off from Bridge End at 7 o’clock for a ten mile paddle. As the photos show conditions were perfect for this event.

Setting off

In the dark

Paddling in the moonlight

Paddle through Scalloway Harbour at night

Thursday 19 September

If weather conditions are suitable we will do a night-time paddle setting off from Bridge End, meeting there at 6.30pm.

Please note, this will be a moderate length of paddle.

Participants should take some form of lighting with them; glow-stick or waterproof torch.

Check the website on Wednesday night to see if the trip will be going ahead.


Thursday 12 September

Despite the miserable weather, around a dozen kayakers were on the water at Bridge End honing their skills.

Well done to those who completed their two star awards.

Thursday 12 September - Two Star at Bridge End

Meet at Bridge End at 6pm (or as soon after as you can manage). No need to phone anyone about equipment.

Vementry - club camping trip - 6th/7th September

On Friday evening, nine intrepid paddlers braved a poor forecast and set forth from Clousta for an overnight camp. After a bit of a breezy crossing with a just a touch of swell, they arrived in Vementry, promptly set up camp before the sun set and, with a good fire burning on the beach and [...]

Thursday 5th Lerwick paddle - a great night on the water

19 paddlers took to the water last night to make the most of one of the best Thursday nights we’ve had this season. Despite headaches with getting enough boats together, got on the water at the Lerwick Marina and paddled across to Bressay.

As the clouds gave us a stunning display of colours over Bressay, we [...]

Canoe Club Social Night

Thursday 3 October. Buffet-style meal at Gurkha Kitchen. About £15 per person. Please contact Wendy if you are interested. 01595 840272 or email