Regular weekly sessions for young people aged 9-18 take place on Wednesday and Thursday evenings and all day on Sundays.  Come and join in the fun... Paul Bennett MBE Olympic gold medallist at Rio 2016 helping to give out awards at Shadwell Basin’s AGM. Congratulations to all the winners of the Jack Petchey and Youth challenge awards. Learn to sail and kayak this summer!  Bookings are now open for our adult taster sessions and RYA courses. Join our junior after school sessions for 5-8s on Wednesdays & Thursdays throughout the year.  Adventure for All - young people from our Inclusion Programme enjoying sailing in one of our Access Dinghies.  Please click on the photo for more information on the programme.

Healthy, fun and educational outdoor activities in central London

Welcome to Shadwell Basin Outdoor Activity Centre!

Shadwell Basin Outdoor Activity Centre provides water-sports and adventurous activities. We are open to everyone and there are lots of ways to get involved.

We organise training courses, events and sessions for groups, schools and individuals throughout the year.

We are a Registered Charity, No 293475, and rely on the support of grants and donations to continue to provide the activities at an affordable charge.