Then/Now Barge Pull

Last weekend a few of us got together to take part in the Barge Pull as part of the Then/Now project. The object of the exercise was to have different groups pull a working barge with around 10 tons of timber on board as far as possible in 2 minutes. The GKC team managed to beat the horse and the dog, but were humiliated by a bunch of kids 🙂…

20/07/2015
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First summer evening trip announced

Join us for a paddle on the Clyde in Glasgow on Thursday 4th June at 6PM.  This trip in sea boats gives you a great view of Glasgow and is suitable for anyone who has been on flat water 4 or 5 times before.  Book up here.

22/05/2015
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Postponed – Sunday 19th Oct – River clyde (flat water) trip

Regret due to forecast high winds (F4-5 gusting 7-8) and heavy rain, this trip has been postponed.  Watch this space for a new date. A flat water trip is sea boats suitable for anyone who has been on flat water in a sea boat a couple of times. To celebrate getting access to the Clyde again, a trip from the Riverside Museum slip either to Erskine (about 4 hours) or…

11/10/2014
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Fun open sprint event

Glasgow Kayak Club are sponsoring an open wild water and flat water sprint event for all ages at Pinkston on Sat 18th October. Fancy yourself as a fast paddler, or want to test yourself against the best? Wild Water Sprint event 2pm-4pm course: White water section plus the fast moving flat section approx. race time 40-60s 2 runs best one counts! entry £7.50 snr, £5 jnr (under 18) classes for…

16/09/2014
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Sunday 7th September – beginners river trip

River trip for those starting out on rivers.  Also need experience paddlers to support the trip.  There should be water in the rivers so hopefully we won’t have to cancel due to good weather. If you would like to go, join the event on our Facebook group. A joint trip with Monklands CC.

21/08/2014
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