Paddlesport Academy

What we do:
  • Sea Kayaking and Journeys
  • Coaching & Leadership Awards
  • Recreational courses
  • Symposiums
Holiday courses
 The Paddlesport academy based at Weymouth OEC is focused on delivering high quality coaching courses for young people and adults.

British Canoeing courses

We offer a wide range of BC courses:

  • 1 to 3 Star training and assessment
  • Moderate water Leader
  • Level 1 & 2 Coaching Awards
  • Moderate Water Coach

 Young paddlers

  • Weekly club
  • Taster sessions
  • BC courses: 2 and 4day
  • Sit-on, sit-in kayaks & canoes

Recreational Paddling

  • Beginners courses
  • Weekly club
  • Sea Kayak events
  • Bespoke courses
  • Navigation courses

Weymouth Paddlesports Academy

WOEC is well regarded for delivering first-class paddling experiences. 

The WOEC Paddlesports Academy is perfectly situated on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. Weymouth Paddlesports Academy benefits from easy access to a variety of high quality paddling venues to ensure you maximise your time learning rather than travelling. We have access to sheltered harbours and bays, the Fleet tidal lagoon, moving water, tidal races, rock hopping and sea caves all within 8 miles from our Centre. Our range of boats and high quality coaches are ready to meet your paddling needs.

Courses are available for adults and children from 10 years of age. Taster sessions from 8 years old

2017 Paddlesport Autumn Programme OUT NOW

Vouchers available

Why not buy a gift of a beginners course or taster session?

Private Group bookings

Arrange your own group for recreational paddling or a BC course.