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Regular Beginners Trip, Regular Skills Sessions and Intermediate Sea Kayaking Series

We have just added 4 new sets of events which offer lots of chances to go paddling. – Beginners Trips (1st Weekedn of month) – Skills Sessions (3rd Weekend of month) – Intermediate sea kayaking (A series of trips/paddles through the summer – we are taking names for these as places are limited)) – Intro […]

Young Men visit Pinkston WW Course

Ross, Cameron and Findaly had their first “real session at Pinkson”. Some great images are below…

Ross’s Trip report – Pinkston 8th Oct 2014

Another evening session at Pinkston and the first night with a chill in the air. Fortunately there was a good proportion of dry suits or dry cags and again Graham turned up with only one wet suit sock and wetsuit shorts – leading to one quite chilly foot. The “how many pumps” decision was made […]

Ten Swims in 110 metres – Pinkston Club Night – Wednesday 4th June

Just back from a Wednesday evening club session at Pinkston in Glasgow. An eventful “trip” for completing just 110 metres of white water. Between the seven paddlers there we had…. ten swims. The water was fairly powerful with two pumps on (6 tons of water a second), and even more powerful (but deeper when upside […]