Questions and Answers IconKayaking, canoeing and stand up paddleboarding are our main activities. Our club will assist you in developing your personal paddling skills and  provides members with a welcoming and friendly social environment. Our activities program is great in delivering the escapism needed from day to day urban living at low cost. Leaside provides all the basic equipment needed to enjoy paddlesports and if you wish to store your own equipment we have an option for members to do so.

Our established offsite trips will give you the opportunity to experience paddlesports in beautiful environments, meeting new people. Our peer led program is designed to maximize all levels of ability.. Our professional staff team backs up our club program and encourages our members to achieve their own as well as group goals.

Leaside is affiliated to British Canoeing and has achieved Quality Club status, which is a reflection of the excellent delivery and the high standard of Governance, Safeguarding and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion which is both in place and being improved at our club.

If you would like to more information, or have any specific access needs you would like to speak to us about, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Concessions are available, please visit our FAQs for more details.


image of Leaside youth enjoying their time in Kayaks and Canoes

£70 annual membership*

Youth Membership is valid for the following:

  • Thursday 5pm to 7pm
  • Saturday 10am to 12:30pm & 1pm to 3:30pm from April to March

Additional Benefits
School Holiday sessions are available at a discounted rates for youth members.
Free personal skills and professional courses (conditions may apply).
Trips are available at a discounted rates for youth members.

* a £2 booking fee applies per session


£140 annual membership

Adult Membership is valid for the following:

  • Winter (1st Nov -31st March): Tuesdays, Thursdays Sundays (from 10am to 12:30pm)
  • Summer (1st April -31st Oct): Thursdays and Sundays (from 10am to 12:30pm) and Wednesdays 6pm to 8pm

Additional benefits
Access to offsite trips and courses.

Discounted rates for venue hire, boat hire, courses and early bird ticket options for offsite trips.


image of rafted up canoes. Parents and Children on the water

£315 annual membership
(Savings  £105 on memberships)

Discounted Family Membership Package:

  • Up to 2 x Adults and 2 x Young People, as defined by Leaside Membership packages.
  • Individual access to adult/youth sessions.

Additional benefits
include all benefits of the individual Youth and Adult packages.

Free Access to family club session, offering £630 of potential savings for Sunday afternoon Family Club sessions.