Accommodation, Travel, Attractions, Activities etc in Edinburgh & The Lothians
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Edinburgh Water Sport Activities

Includes Sailing, Diving, Canoeing, Water Skiing, Windsurfing, Surfing, etc in Edinburgh...

A range of water sports from Canoeing in Polwarth, to Sailing in South Queensferry, Windsurfing in South Gyle & more

This section includes all types of water sports and courses. Included are schools providing courses and equipment hire, yacht charter, dinghy hire, etc

Edinburgh Canoeing

Forth Canoe Club

Harrison Bridge, Harrison Road, Polwarth, Edinburgh.
Tel: 07867 788919 (the Secretary)
E-mail: (the Secretary)     Web:

The Club was founded in 1934 and is the oldest active canoe club in Scotland. Membership is open and activities are not restricted to any one branch of the sport. The club has members active in slalom, white water racing, sea touring, marathon, sprint, kayak surf, river touring and ‘pottering’.

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Edinburgh Diving

The Scottish Sub Aqua Club

Caledonia House, 1 Redheughs Rigg, South Gyle, Edinburgh, EH12 9DQ
Tel: 0131 625 4404     Fax: 0131 317 7202

Details of courses and dive sites available on website.

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Edinburgh Sailing

Port Edgar Marina & Sailing School

Shore Road, South Queensferry, EH30 9SQ
Tel: 0131 331 3330

Port Edgar is a large watersports centre and marina with over 300 berths. There is a variety of courses available for the novice sailor or canoeist and a wide range of options for the intermediate and advanced sailor as well as junior multi activity courses. Based on the Firth of Forth this is an excellent area for learning to sail with some of the most spectacular scenery. The sailing school also has a large fleet hire available to those who are qualified.

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Edinburgh Surfing

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Edinburgh Water Skiing

The Scottish National Water Ski Centre

Townhill Country Park, Dunfermline, KY12 0HT
Tel: 01383 620 123
E-mail:     Web:

Just 30 minutes from Edinburgh by car, a school for beginners and the experienced water ski fanatic.

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Edinburgh Windsurfing

RYA Scotland

Caledonia House, South Gyle, Edinburgh, EH12 9DQ
Tel: 0131 317 7388    Fax: 0131 317 8566

General information on windsurfing in Scotland.

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