Kit and Clothing

What do I need?

The club can provide crafts, paddles, safety equipment and the basics such as thin outer garments on club organised activities, events and sessions. You shall require to arrange your own specialist equipment, suitable base layers, footwear, change of clothes and towel. The Joe Clarke’s Guide to “Staying Warm in the Winter” should help you grasp the basics and the Unsponsored Student Gear Guide also provides a useful read. It is also advisory that you keep your shoulders covered even in the indoor pool and during the summertime. If you have questions or want to know more about discipline specific kit contact us on

Facility or Equipment Issues?

If you spot any issues with the facilities or damaged, broken or worn equipment, please try and take photographs and let our equipment team know

Custom Kit and Clothing!

We have also set up custom designs so you can really feel part of the Blackwater Valley Canoe Club Team!

Custom Clothing

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