Duncan has developed quickly into an excellent paddler, who is now stepping into the role of Paddlesport Instructor.

Who quite knows where Biggles came from.. He has swept into the Club with a zany enthusiasm and the ability to fix almost anything.

Chris’s craft of choice is a kayak and, at the moment, his focus is on developing his whitewater and surf skills. He has successfully passed his Lee Valley assessment so his whitewater plans are going well.

Simon brings a joyful enthusiasm and patience to his coaching. He joined the Club to rediscover his love of kayaking and has pushed his own skills, while supporting members in building up their own.

Ivor brings the invaluable qualities of calmness, clarity and conscientiousness to all his activities at the Club, so it is great to be able to add him to the team of coaches.

Jeremy has found a love for SUP. As a qualified Paddlesport Instructor, Jeremy brings his passion for SUP to others.

Stuart ensures that all of the Club’s policies are fit for purpose and that we have clear operating procedures for all our activities.
As a Paddlesport Instructor, Stuart provides a calm and patient approach to support every paddler develop their confidence and challenge their skills.

Meg is the first point of contact for all coaches and instructors. She sorts out the rota for the season so that every Club session is covered by the number of qualified leaders needed. Meg also leads on training for coaches to make every coach still feels challenged in their own paddling and their leadership skills.

Coach Kevin G

Kevin G is an experienced coach who leads groups both in kayaks and on SUPs.

Steve, a long term member of club, enjoys whitewater, surf and sea kayaking, as well as the odd open canoe paddle. Trainer in Safety and Rescue skills.