WWKC have loads of activities to keep the new member interested in the sport.
These include:

  • Fortnightly River Trips
    (culminating in the annual Holly Picking trip at Christmas).
  • Pool Rolling Sessions
    From September in St Josephs School for the Deaf, Navan Road on Thursdays between 8pm-9pm
  • Polo Sessions
    Every Thursday evenings from 7.00pm at the club till September.
    Two Polo teams set-up in September for entry to the Dublin Canoe Polo League with pool training sessions on Mondays 10-11pm
  • Flat Water Racing Training
    Every Saturday at the club from 11am
  • Slalom training
    Every Saturday at the club from 11am
  • Open Canoeing Courses
    Run on a regular basis including an Open Canoeing weekend in Cootehall (Co Roscommon)
  • Bank Holiday Weekends Away
    Kayak Surfing Trip to Achill (August Bank Holiday weekend) – great for getting to know all the other new L2s
    River Trip to Kerry (October Bank Holiday weekend)
    River Trip to Glenties, Donegal (New Year holiday)
    Surfing weekend to Enniscrone/Lahinch (Easter)
  • Continuation Courses
    Level 3 courses and assessment weekends (subsidised by club)
    REC3 (Rescue and Emergency Care) first aid courses
    Safety and Rescue courses
  • Social nights out
  • Christmas Dinner


WWKC have a criteria that members must have their Level 2 before taking part in our activities. WWKC run several Level 2 kayaking courses in the months May – August. This is a good starting point for the club. Details for these courses can be found in Courses.