The United Kingdom's Outrigger Club based in Central London


Contact Us

We always want to hear from people interested in paddling with us - if you are living in the UK and want to get some paddling in; on holiday and need your paddling fix; or keen to donate large chunks of money to sponsor our beautiful 44-foot-long floating billboards, then get in touch!

All standards and all ages are welcome, but please email before coming as boats fill up very quickly!


OCUK paddles on the Thames Tideway.

Our physical address is:

Outrigger Club United Kingdom (OCUK)
c/o ULU Boathouse, 81 Hartington Road
Chiswick W4 3TU United Kingdom

To come training or try out canoeing, please email:

General enquiries:


The boathouse is located on Hartington road in the Grove Park area of Chiswick i.e. the southern part of Chiswick by the river. You can get to the boathouse by tube or train (or car).

Click here to use the Transport for London Journey planner to plan your journey to the boathouse.

By Train (easiest)

The nearest mainline station to the club is Chiswick. Catch either the Hounslow via Brentford, Addlestone or Weybridge train from Waterloo, Vauxhall or Clapham Junction and walk (5 minutes). For train times and other stops see National Rail enquiries. Avoid the Hounslow via Richmond train as it goes the long way round to Chiswick!

By Tube

Either catch the district line to Gunnersbury and walk (15 minutes)


catch the district line to Turnham Green, then catch the E3 Bus to Faukenburg Road and then walk (5 minutes):

Map of walking route to OCUK