Paddling Events 2017-2018

What we offer at Whoosh Explore
We have paddling sessions each day (available by advance booking on 07788444579)

River Paddles
Canoe and Kayak Rentals, River trips and paddle tours from the River Stort

Canoe Club weekend paddling sessions
Saturday morning paddling sessions take place 9.30am to 12.30am.
Our Saturday morning sessions include training for flat and white water skills in both canoes and kayaks and includes all paddling equipment. 
Kayak Rental and Canoe Rental starting at 9.30am and 12.30pm till 3pm. We can provide all the equipment to help with your paddling session with over 20 kayaks and 15 canoes to choose from we have boats to suit a wide range of paddlers.

Sunday morning coaching sessions and canoe and kayak rental  from 10.30am to 3pm
at Redricks Lakes.Sawbridgeworth CM210RL all equipment provided.
Canoe Hire from £35 per Open Boat, £25 per kayak Available from 10am weekdays
9.30am to 3pm weekends. We also run paddling parties for a wide range of groups, friends and families. 

Canoe Trails on the River Stort
Paddle from Redricks lakes to Rye House on the River Stort
Paddle from Bishops Stortford at Twyford Lock to Redricks Lakes

To book a paddling session please email All sessions are booked and can be paid for in advance.

 07788444579 or


30th September 1star training 


1st October 2 star training and River Stort Tour
7th October Paddle session 
14th October Paddle session 
21st October Paddle session
22nd October Whitewater training session

4th November pool session
5th November
11th November Trip to Lake district Canoe symposium  
12th November Lake District paddle
18th November Pool session
19th November
25th November White water river trip
26th November White water river trip 

2nd December
9th December
16th December River Trip River Stort
23rd December 
30th December

January 2018
6th January
13th January
20th January
27th January

3rd February
10th February
17th February
24th February

3rd March
10th March
17th March
24th March
31st March

7th April
14th April
21st April
28th April

5th May
12th May
19th May
26th May

2nd June
9th June
16th June
23rd June

7th July 
14th July 
21st July 
28th July 

Tom Robinson Coaching
Taster Paddling and Coaching Sessions

Peter Nash Coaching
1star and 2 star Courses Go Canoeing Taster sessions Paddling and Coaching available Each day from 7th August to 31st August on River Stort

Micro Adventures
September 7th 8th 9th Sudbury to Sea Weekend on River Stour with River Stour Trust
Canoes £100 Kayaks £80 

Pool Sessions

Pool sessions start at Stewards Pool – see for details
Saturdays from 3.30pm to 5.30pm
Stewards School Pool Harlow 
£12.50 per paddler

Paddling courses

We have a  canoes, kayaks and paddling kit for individuals and groups to paddle together.
Develop paddling skills and learn to paddle, roll and try out new techniques,
Redricks lake has a Cafe and picnic area available for after your paddle, offering the perfect location for paddling on the River Stort and exploring upstream to Sawbridgeworth or downstream to Pardon Mill on club paddling sessions.

Book out  boats for a couple of hours or take part in a guided tour of the river. 

You don't have to be a member of the club to come paddling with us