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Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park: Camping Byelaws from 1st March

The new camping byelaws in Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park come into effect on 1st March. These byelaws mean informal camping is banned from certain zones within the Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park between 1st March and 30th September each year.


Linlithgow Winter Time Trial #4

We are in luck - the canal is liquid so the WTT will go ahead today (Sunday 12 Feb)  See you all at Park Farm 12:30 & Wrap up warm ;-)


British Canoeing to support Cancer Research UK for National Go Canoeing Week

British Canoeing has announced a brand new partnership with Cancer Research UK to support this year’s National Go Canoeing Week, and raise funds for the charity. 


River Yarrow: Access & Tree Blockage

The road from the official put in to the River Yarrow has now been closed from about 2 miles before Yarrowford.  Access to the river can still be easily gained from  the bridge at the Road Closed signs which is the bridge before Yarrowford Bridge on the A708.


Uni Creek Race 2017 - Cancelled

Unforunately the ever popular Uni Creek Race will not be running in 2017 due to a clash in dates with other events. It will however, be back next year, and dates announced as soon as they are confirmed. 


Safeguarding for SCA Affiliated Clubs

The Scottish Canoe Association (SCA) provides the the following information in relation to the recent BBC Scotland item on PVG checks in sport.  


Linlithgow Winter Time Trial #4 - Relocated

This event has been relocated to avoid the drained canal in Linlithgow on Sunday 12 February.
Full details can be found on the attached flyer.


Coaching Matters 2017 Dates Released

We are pleased to confirm the programme of Coaching Matters events for 2017.