Craigavon Watersports Centre

Craigavon
Craigavon Watersports Centre

At Craigavon Watersports Centre we are passionate about providing memorable outdoor experiences for everyone.  There is a wide range of activities in a variety of locations available and delivered by competent and experienced staff, you will have an exceptional fun filled experience.

A calendar of events is on offer all year, from taster sessions and skills courses to summer schemes and special events.

Paddlesports

Paddlesports

BCU KAYAK COURSE RYA LEVEL 1
Waterskiing - Wakeboarding

Waterskiing - Wakeboarding

Watersports Activity Day

Watersports Activity Day

Kayaking | Banana Boating
Banana Boating

Banana Boating

Sailing / Windsurfing

Sailing / Windsurfing

RYA DINGHY SAILING COURSE LEVEL 1

Swimming in open water is now one of the fastest growing sports in the UK, burning twice the number of calories as swimming in a swimming poolOur new supervised sessions offer swimmers the opportunity to gain experience and confidence in open water under the watchful eye of a swimming teacher and safety cover provided by a staff member in a kayak. Open water swimming offers both enjoyment and health benefits for all who participate

Health Benefits

  • Low impact on the joints  
  • Strengthens the heart 
  • Builds muscles 
  • Increases lung capacity 
  • Releases the feel good chemical know as endorphins 

Skills Learnt

  • Swimming in numbers 
  • Breathing techniques 
  • How to cope with cramp 

Sessions

  • Sessions run from 21st May until the 12th September every Tuesday and Thursday evening. 
  • Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm.  Novices should arrive at 7pm for a training briefing. 
  • COST: £2.00 includes safety cover, wetsuit hire and changing/shower facilities.  

ALL OPEN WATER SWIM SESSIONS MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE VIA WEBSITE BY CREDIT/DEBIT CARD, PAYMENT WILL BE TAKEN ON THE NIGHT.

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JR Trike

Suitable for Children and teens that don’t have the leg strength to cycle a bike , these trikes are cycled with hands and arms

Safety features – seat belt , foot straps

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 028 3832 6606 or

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Small trike

2 Trikes Available

1 Adult, 1 child

A lot of safety features,Carer brake and back rest and foot straps

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 02838326606 or

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Tandems

2 Tandems Available

Suitable for teens and adults. Challenging, suitable for experienced cyclists. Consider using side by side tandem.

Tandems will require a capable pilot to go along with participant. Tandems are also extremely useful for participants with sight loss

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 02838326606 or

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Tomcat Trike

It is designed to ensure that all riders with physical difficulties, learning difficulties or visual impairments, stay safe outdoors in any situation, no matter how challenging.

Carer Control or Carer Braking

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 028 3832 6606 or

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Hand Cycle

3 Junior hand cycles available. 2 small, 1 medium.

It is best suited to those who have more control in their arms rather than their feet and the very comfortable seating position makes this a very enjoyable product to use.

Please note chains are exposed and users should have an awareness of the risk and should be able to follow safety instructions.

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 028 3832 6606 or

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Side by Side Tandem

2 side by side tandems available.

1 Person steers, both can pedal. Comfortable adjustable sittings with backrests

Stable and firm

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 028 3832 6606 or

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Velo Plus Wheelchair Transporter Bike

1 wheelchair transporter available.

The VeloPlus wheelchair transport bike is designed for transporting people, who can remain seated in their own wheelchair, by cycle.

Almost every wheelchair is suitable

To find out more info or arrange a viewing before booking please call 028 3832 6606 or

If you have any queries about visiting Craigavon Watersports Centre, then please don’t hesitate to contact us by one of the methods below:

Find Us

1 Lake Rd, Craigavon BT64 1AS

Frequently Ask Questions

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Booking FAQ's

What is the minimum age a child can take part at?

The minimum age is 8 years old, however water confidence is also required.

How long before my activity start time should I arrive at the centre?

Please arrive 30 minutes before to allowing for briefing and changing.

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