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Tuesday Thames Session

Tuesday evening paddle

On the water 6:30pm. Meet 6:00pm.  

Please arrive at The Arches closest to the river, on the North East side of Kew Bridge 30 minutes before the scheduled session (on water) start time. This ensures that all have boats and kit ready so we can be on the water at the scheduled start time.

If you are running late or for other changes please text the session leader at least an hour before, if possible.

WHERE: Brentford Boating Arch, Kew Bridge:

WHEN: Tuesday 3rd March 2020  (Meeting time 6:00pm, OTW 6:30pm)

Kew Bridge:   LW 15.25; HW 20.05 GMT  – see  Admiralty Easy tide for further details if required.

Session Leader:  Fiona 


If you intend to come and bring your own boat please can you either let the session leader know, or send an email to:

New members and guests are welcome when conditions and skills allow. If you are not a member, please email beforehand to confirm you can attend, so that your name is not removed from the list below. Please send an email to: Once you are confirmed as being able to paddle, please pre-pay the guest fee to the club bank account.

The session fee for a non-member guest is £15. When you have a confirmed place, please transfer £15 to the club bank account:


Account name: Chelsea Kayak Club
Sort code: 40 02 32
Account number: 71526596

This is a “business” bank account


Please sign-up by 16:30 (at the latest, or contact Session Leader) on the day before paddling, if you would like a place and will require use of boats and equipment.

Check forecast, bring lights and something warm to wear (layers work best). Please also bring a snack & water.

Max number of people 5 (plus leader)

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  • These sessions are not suitable for people with no or limited paddling experience you must meet our minimum prerequisites please refer to Trip and Session Guidelines.
  • Please make sure you read the Port of London Authority’s (PLA’s) Paddling on the Tideway – A Code of Practice for Paddling on the Tidal Thames 2017 You may also refer to Upper Tideway Navigation Rules .   See also The River Thames Recreational Users Guide – Teddington to Sea Reach  and  the  PLA Boating on the Thames page for further information.
  • LIGHTS ARE REQUIRED WHEN PADDLING AFTER DARK.  Please bring along your own waterproof torches if you have them. Use of club torches is possible, but a donation to the club will be required to club funds for batteries and ongoing replacement.
  • Follow any specific instructions that are given by the session leader, such as getting on the water and group management.
  • Neoprene spray decks, PFD’s and cags are available.
  • Please look after any kit that is borrowed – treat it with care and as if it is your own.
  • Consider bringing a snack & bottle of water with you – especially in periods of warmer weather given the distances that are covered on the session.
  • Even when in a group with an experienced paddler, everyone on the river is responsible for their own safety, keeping a look out and navigating in a correct manner to avoid collisions or causing a collision, etc.
  • Failure to comply with PLA rules can result in you being fined £5,000.