Lancaster Canoe Club

Velocity Festival

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Have you ever fancied a go at kayaking? Or experiencing the waters of Morecambe Bay like never before? Well now’s your chance!!

As part of the Veloctiy Festival activities, Lancaster and District Canoe Club are running FREE 30 minute kayaking taster sessions for all to enjoy.

Come and find us in sheltered waters, OPPOSITE MORECAMBE TOWN HALL, to reserve your free place. Session times start EVERY 15 MINUTES from 12:30pm – 3.15pm on Saturday 23rd June, and 1.30pm – 3.45pm on Sunday 24th June 2016.

To participate in a session you must reserve your place in advance. There are plenty of sessions running, so come along and see us, and we’ll see where we can fit you in.

You may get wet!! To participate in your session, you MUST bring: Trainers, pumps or wet boots (no flip-flops or sandals), top and trousers (avoid heavy cotton, football shirts and/or fleece is ideal), waterproof jacket and overtrousers, towel and complete change of clothes (and shoes) to change into after your session.

Sessions are being run by British Canoe Union qualified coaches, assisted by experienced club members. Please note that while great emphasis will be placed on safety, it is the responsibility of all participants to comply with all instructions given at the briefing and whilst on the water. Sessions may not run exactly to time due to conditions prevailing on the water. In the event of bad weather it may be necessary to cancel some sessions or even the whole event..

More information on the festival can be found at

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