Bradford and Bingley Canoe Club
Bradford and Bingley Canoe Club

Coach and Paddler Education at B&BCC



Decision Making in Adventure Sports:

Dr Loel Collins talks about developing decision making skills.


Coaching ideas: a pack of cards with great coaching ideas. Go on ... pick a card ....


Dan Goddard's slalom technique blog: technique explained and analysed. Tells you how to do it and how to think about it too. Rather useful.


Canoe Slalom UK: the unofficial web-site for slalom in the UK. Ranking lists, rules, where the sites are, news, slalom gear for sale, technique library. Everything for slalom paddlers.


Canoe Slalom Technique Library: how to do the moves.


Wildwater Racing UK: The WWW home of WWR.


Evil in the Upstream: Slightly esoteric hints on how to do slalom K1, from the masters and mistresses. This link takes you to Part 1. The other 5 parts are easy to find from there.


Respect the Project: Slalom C1 for the cognicenti. In 6 parts, this link takes you to Part 1.


Coaches Corner: the ICF web-site carries articles written by the best on all disciplines.


Judge education: how a slalom course is judged for penalties.


UK Rivers Guide Book: River guides, personals, for sale, courses ...

Our coaches and leaders do it for free:

there is no charge.


Want to join the coach and leader team?

Talk to Wendy or Tony.


Members volunteer their coaching and British Canoeing's staff also work at the club from time to time.


Members occasionally go to coaches or organisations who charge for coaching.


If you wish to invite a commercial coach to the Club site, please read the Guest Coach Policy and abide by it. Make sure your guest commercial coach understands it too.


This agreement seeks to ensure that access tothe facilities is not compromised for members and that our assets are secure and protected from exploitation for commercial gain.

Guest Coach Policy
Protection for you and your guest commercial coach.
Guest Coach Agreement 150316.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [181.1 KB]


New skills links

We've added links to a podcast on decision making in adventure sports as well as a link to an on-line resource for pepping up your sessions. CLICK!

Our week's sessions

have changed!

New is Sunday mornings which, if there isn't a trip, is going to be two sessions for any age paddler. Focus on fun and technique. It depends what time you get up.

Winter kit

Colder weather is here and the river's coming up.

Check out what you should be wearing on the river.


WhatsApp is used to organise some groups and activities.

Don't miss out!

See what groups there are and get involved.

Members can borrow boats and paddles. Talk to Paul Ford or James Taylor if you want to take some gear away on loan.

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