Paddleboarding: London SUP Open
Canary Wharf is hosting the London SUP Open in September working with the Association of Paddlesurf Professionals (APP) to deliver the official London stop of the 2022 APP World Tour. The event is in its third year in London and promises to be bigger and better than ever with the team will be bringing back much-loved features of their previous paddleboarding events, including the iconic race down the River Thames, and will be offering open racing and participation for all in this jam-packed weekend on the water as the World returns to the capital.
Whatever level you are at Stand Up Paddling, there will be something for you this summer in Canary Wharf. As part of the event we will be hosting SUP Yoga lessons, youth clinics and introductory paddle sessions all weekend, alongside open races for all ages and abilities on the docks at Canary Wharf. Not only will there be endless SUP action, but there will be a family-festival-feel as we feature, live music, entertainment and live sport all weekend as part of our City Paddle Festival. You can also watch the paddleboard Pros in action as they compete in the famous River Thames race and in dynamic sprints in Middle Dock as they battle it out for champion status of the London SUP Open.
During the events City Paddle Festival, APP is hosting a corporate challenge relay the “Nautical Mile”, on Wednesday 14 September for teams on the Canary Wharf estate. The Nautical Mile, new for 2022, is an immersive team building experience hosted in the heart of major cities around the world