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Paddleability Courses - Free to SCA Members

There are 4 dates for the Foundation Paddleability Courses - Introduction to Disability Awareness, that are free for SCA members to attend. The course is a 3 hour evening workshop and take place: 


River Tay: Gate at Stanley

The land owner of the Tay/Stanley/Burnmouth get in has been having severe problems with members of the public (not paddlers) abusing the area. Mass groups of walkers and dog walkers are parking and littering/vandalising.


Isle of Mull: Car Parking at Ulva Ferry

The SCA Office has received the following email from Iain at Turus Mara regarding parking at the Ulva Ferry on Mull. If you are headed that way, please be considerate and park elsewhere, or contact them in advance to see if it is ok for you to park there.


Tutors and Assessors Wanted!

We are currently recruiting for Tutors and Assessors for the British Canoeing Coach Awards due to be launched in January 2018. 

Canoe Wales recruiting Talent Pathway Officer

Canoe Wales are recruiting for a Talent Pathway Officer - closing date 21st August


Team Gold for Eilidh Gibson at the U23 World Championship

This weekend was the Junior and U23 world championships, organised in Bratislava (Slovakia).


GB Sprint Team Selections - Congratulations!

The last Sprint Regatta in July was the selection race for Junior, U23 and Senior Worlds.


Road Improvements at Burnmouth, Stanley - River Tay

The SCA is delighted to announce that the large pothole on the way in to the parking area has now been filled!
The work was carried out by members of Perth Canoe Club, led and organised by Gary Egglestone, with the SCA paying for the materials.


Trainee and Existing Coaches - Coach Award changes

British Canoeing has announced changes to the Level 2, Moderate Water Endorsement and Advanced Water Endorsement. 

Trainee and Existing Coaches: How do the Coach Award changes affect me?