Why Choose Leaside’s for your London Paddlesport?
Our team consists of experienced, certified paddlesport instructors passionate about sharing their love for the sport. We are a certified British Canoeing Quality Club. That award recognises the quality of the services we provide. It assures you and us that we have been assessed independently as providing expert safety, operating procedures and customer service. Our team will ensure your safety, provide valuable tips, and make your experience unforgettable, whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned paddler.
See London from the Water
Our experienced guides know many fantastic routes either from our beautiful centre on the River Lea or on one of our many trips showcasing Hackney and London’s best scenery. Every paddle promises a unique view, from the peaceful serenity of the River Lea to the Tidal Paddle on the Thames.
We believe in providing top-quality equipment to enhance your paddling experience. Our relatively new fleet are selected for stability and comfort to ensure a smooth paddle as you explore London’s waterways.
We cater to diverse groups and occasions with our all our adventures. Whether it’s an exciting outing for a large group of kids, a family day out, or a team-building event, we have the experience.
We’re committed to preserving the beauty of London’s waterways. Our eco-friendly practices ensure we leave no trace behind, allowing future generations to enjoy these extraordinary landscapes.
Leaside has a long-standing history within the paddling community and its national governing body, British Canoeing. We have been at the forefront of introducing Londoners to this unique and exciting sport. A significant number of our members have progressed into competition and have excelled at local, national and international performance levels. A vast number of our members used the skills that they have been taught to gaining professional qualifications utilising those either by volunteering or to successfully seek employment within the outdoor industry.