In line with Welsh Assembly Government guidance, CIWW plans to open it’s doors in early May. We look forward to welcoming you back and will be keeping up to date with more details around our re-opening, including when we will be able to commence taking bookings! Please be sure to subscribe to our email newsletter via the pop-up as you enter our website and also follow us on social media @cardiffintww for all of the latest news! Our phonelines are closed. Please email us on

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Cardiff International White Water
Watkiss Way
Cardiff Bay
CF11 0SY

Canoeing And Kayaking At CIWW

Our excellent facilities for paddlesports include a flat water pool and an Olympic standard white water course! You can perfect your technique by signing up for one of our courses, delivered by our team of fun and friendly instructors.

If the you want to give Canoeing or Kayaking a go for the first time as a family (aged 6yrs+), then our 90 minute Family Canoe/Kayak Taster Sessions run every weekend between 09:30 - 11:00.

Once the kids are hooked, our Youth Paddle School runs in the School Holidays (8-16yrs), our expert instructors will work with them to improve their skills and boost their confidence on the water. 

If your 10-17 year old can't wait until the school holidays, why not consider our Youth Zero to Hero course  (with midweek and weekend options available) 

If you're 18yrs+ and want a crash course in Kayaking (with midweek and weekend options available) why not book our Adult Zero to Hero course

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Key info
Flat Water & White Water Courses Available
From £10 per person
Min Age
From 6yrs+
All coaching and specialist equipment is provided
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