Canoeing Around Britain

On 30th April 2017, Colin and Davis will set off from Loch Sunart, paddling and sailing in their Swift Temagami open canoe, aiming to circumnavigate Britain


The TeamThe Challenge

Colin and Davis’ plan to Canoe Around Britain comes on the back of many individual and joint adventures, both on land and on the water.

Though the team will be self-supporting for days on end, their adventures will be supported by Katrina, Tyke and Gonzo.

To read about Colin, Davis & the Team click HERE

  • Danny I think it is absolutely brilliant the achievement
  • Martin Hello gang, Your progress is amazing and complete
  • Rob Taylor Hi again. I would like to paddle with you either
  • derek Sounds amazing, big skies and super photos. Seems
  • Pete Clark Hi gentlemen, good luck with your trip. A few year
  • Skeathy Hi Dave, thanks for the comment. Since writing the
  • David Stubbs Interesting write up Colin. You might like to cons
The Hospice

The Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice supports children with life shortening conditions and their families, and Colin and Davis have decided to use their Canoe Around Britain challenge as a way of raising money for this fantastic cause.​​​

To donate via Just Giving click HERE

The Canoe

Coastal canoes don’t come any finer than Colin and Davis’ John-Winters designed Temagami from Swift Canoes in Canada

The Paddles

Colin and Davis will be using stunning, hand crafted wooden Downcreek Paddles – custom made in Ireland

The Sails

Colin and Davis will sail whenever they can using expedition lugsails from Solway Dory

The Kit

Having tried many alternatives, Colin and Davis have chosen Peak-UK canoeing gear for their circumnavigation

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