About Clywedog Sailing and Paddlesports Club

Welcome to Clywedog Sailing and Paddlesports Club, where the thrill of open water activities meets the camaraderie of a vibrant club community. Nestled in the heart of stunning Mid Wales, Clywedog offers a unique and picturesque setting for sailing and paddlesports enthusiasts of all levels.

Our Story

Established in 1967 with the construction of the Clywedog dam, Clywedog Sailing and Paddlesports Club provides water-based adventures, skills development, and a welcoming social environment. Our founders shared a passion for sailing, paddling, and fostering a sense of community around the joys of being on the water. Today, we continue to uphold those values and have grown into a diverse club with members of all ages and skill levels.

What We Offer

  • Sailing Adventures: Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a novice eager to learn, Clywedog provides the perfect backdrop for sailing adventures. Our fleet of boats, ranging from dinghies to larger vessels, ensures there’s something for everyone.
  • Paddlesports: Embrace the serenity of paddling on Clywedog Lake. Kayaking, canoeing, and stand-up paddleboarding are popular activities, allowing members to explore the lake’s nooks and crannies or simply unwind in nature.
  • Training and Courses: Enhance your skills with our instructor-led training programs and courses. From beginner lessons to racing, our experienced instructors are dedicated to helping you become a confident and capable sailor or paddler.
  • Social Events: Clywedog is more than just a sports club; it’s a community. Join us for social events, BBQs, and gatherings that celebrate our shared love for the club. Build lasting friendships and swap stories of your latest nautical escapades.
  • Facilities: Our clubhouse provides a comfortable hub for members to relax, share experiences, and plan future adventures. Enjoy stunning views, hot showers, and a warm atmosphere after a day on the water.

Join Us Today

Whether you’re an experienced sailor, a casual paddler, or someone brand new to water sports, Clywedog Sailing and Paddlesports Club welcomes you. Come discover the joy of navigating the pristine waters of Clywedog Lake, surrounded by the camaraderie of like-minded individuals.