Cancelling and paying for event bookings

We have added a new feature to allow you to cancel an event booking by clicking a link in the booking confirmation email.  Please note that refunds are not automatic and are not guaranteed, though we usually do our best. You can also pay for unpaid bookings from a link in the confirmation email, in case payment failed for any reason. And you can still either cancel or pay from…


New Constitution

We are proposing a major change to the club constitution at this year’s AGM.  This will allow us to apply for registration as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) which has several advantages for the club, including access to funding sources currently closed to us.   Members are invited to  check out the proposed new constitution and contact us with any comments or suggestions before the AGM.   Glasgow Kayak…


Changes to bookings system

A few people have reported problems booking recently – mainly due to the high demand for places at Pinkston – so I have made some changes.  You will see a few wee differences when you book, but the main one is unpaid bookings will no longer appear on the list. If you pay successfully and your booking still does not appear, wait a bit and look again.  We rely on getting…


New Direct Debit option

The club now has the ability to receive regular payments by Direct Debit. This will be our preferred method for all regular payments such as subscriptions, storage fees, season tickets and training fees. See here for more details.


Season tickets available for Pinkston

The club has introduced a season ticket system for Pinkston for £120 per year, in addition to the current system of paying per session. This is a Better Than Half Price offer to regular paddlers. See here for details.


New form for hiring club boats

We have introduced a new online form for members to hire club boats for non-club trips. This should make the process easier for everyone. You can find the form here or on the ‘Members’ menu at the bottom of the screen.


London Kayakathon – sponsored marathon

On 23rd April 2016, Muir Porter and Andy McManus from Glasgow Kayak Club will tackle the London Kayakathon, a 26.2 Miles kayak marathon along the River Thames, starting under the Tower Bridge. Muir and Andy are fundraising as a personal challenge to raise money for the RNLI and Alzheimer Scotland. If you would like to sponsor Muir and Andy you can donate at