Belfast Canoe Club // Try Racing


Have you ever wondered what it feels like to sit in an racing kayak, used in events such as the Olympics? Now is your time to try it.

Belfast Canoe club are hosting try racing sessions where you can have the opportunity to try paddling a racing kayak as used in the Olympics.

You must have some previous kayaking experience.


When: 30th May

Time: 7pm-9pm
Cost: £7
Venue: Shaws bridge, Belfast, BT9 5YN


All equipment will be provided on the day, so you wont need any specialist kit to take part, however it is recommended you wear comfortable clothing such as light tracksuit bottoms (not jeans) and layered tops, as well as any water/windproof over layers and a pair of comfortable shoes with secure fastenings. You must bring a towel and spare change of clothes to travel home in, just incase you get wet. 

It is important to check the weather before leaving the house, to ensure you bring the more suitable clothing to suit the conditions. If it is sunny, don’t forget to wear waterproof sun cream, and a hat.

Age 11+

Booking required


To register for this event, please contact