Meridian Canoe Club is a BCU Top Club run by volunteers with a passion for paddlesport.

Meridian is one of the largest clubs in London and the UK, and competes regularly in the Olympic disciplines of Canoe Slalom and Flat water racing and is also very active in Canoe Polo, Surfing, Open Boating, White Water and other recreational flat water river trips.

This site has all the information you should need about our club, what we do and where we meet – and also a bit on how we go about doing it. If you need anything please look at the forum or else drop an e-mail to and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Experienced or not, we believe Meridian is a great Club to paddle with. We hope to see you soon!

We look forward to paddling with you soon.


  • No access to Danson Lake Sat 19th August
    Erith Rowing club are hosting their annual Danson Dashes event and have booked exclusive use of the lake for the duration of Saturday 19th. This means that Meridian Canoe club members have no access to Danson Lake that day, and will face restricted access to the boathouse. It is therefore recommended that anyone wishing to ... Read more...
  • Danson Lake Restrictions on Fishing activity and movement of craft.
    Please see the notice onĀ regarding restrictions currently in place at Danson Lakes. The committee are in consultation with Bexley Council and will issue a notice to the membership explaining how this affects access to the lake very shortly.  
  • London International Canoe Polo Tournament Results
  • September 2017 Beginners Course
    Meridian Canoe Club is pleased to be able to offer a beginners kayaking course. The course will be will be based at Danson Park on the lake, the home of Meridian Canoe Club. We will also invite you to attend one (or more) of our pool sessions so we can help you build confidence with ... Read more...

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