Macclesfield & District Canoe Club is for young people, adults and families and cover a number of interests including touring, moving water trips, flat water racing, and sea paddling.
The club’s qualified coaches are able to offer training in many aspects of paddle sport. Regular coaching sessions for beginners and experienced paddlers are held on Monday nights at Bollington and on Thursday nights at Brereton country park from April to September.
The club runs the annual 97 mile Cheshire Ring race, the Mersey descent, and organises regular trips to moving water, camping trips, and pool training sessions.
Coaching is provided by the club’s qualified coaches and is aimed at levels from complete beginner to those aspiring to gain their BCU 1, 2 or 3-star awards. The club runs regular ‘introduction to moving water’ trips in which club members who have mastered the basic skills on flat water can be coached in moving water skills at locations including Matlock and Llangollen, by the club’s more experienced coaches.