Join the Club

How do I join?

1. Complete the Google form here.

2. Sign up to Circle Pay* using our link and send us the membership fee of £40, both you and the club shall receive £5 for signing up to Circle with our code meaning you will pay only £35!

Circle Pay link and code here: A9YFFX

3. Sign the declaration form, which must be done in person. You will also need to complete a swim test/capsize drill if we haven't seen you do this before.

* If you don't want to use Circle and would prefer to not receive £5 off your membership, you can use direct bank transfer or pay us cash in person.

Booking trips and signing forms/paying in person can be done at the pub after our weekly training and polo sessions on Tuesday and Thursday respectively.

How much does it cost?

The membership fee is £40 for the year or £25 after January (half year fee). Pool sessions cost £2 per hour for members and £3 per hour for non-members. Day trips are usually £15.

Why join?

  • Discounted pool sessions
  • Access to club trips and kit
  • Space to store personal kit in our stores
  • 20% off from all items, including already discounted ones, at Go-Kayaking North West
  • MUCC-affiliated Revolution card

What to expect on your first trip

For trips we meet at our storage unit in Fallowfield.  If you're a fresher or are missing some kit, we can provide the following:

  • Helmets
  • Cagoules
  • Spray-decks
  • Buoyancy Aides
  • Wetsuits
  • Boats and paddles

However, on a trip you must bring :

  • Lunch (also chocolate is very good for that energy/moral boost)
  • Swimming costume
  • A towel
  • A spare pair of shoes or water boots for the river (these must be sturdy and stay on your feet when swimming)

For more information about trips/equipment email our Trip secretaries, Captains or Safety Officer at: