Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre

 
 
ADDRESS
235a Westferry Road, Tower Hamlets, Millwall Dock, London E14 3QS
 
 
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Mon to Fri 9am to 4pm, Sun 10am-4pm
 

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Docklands Sailing & Watersports CentreThe Docklands Sailing & Watersports Centre, opened in 1989, with £1.2 million funding from the London Docklands Development Corporation and the Sports Council, has access to 25 acres of sheltered water. This westerly end of Millwall Dock gives city people the chance to get out on the open water. Located at the outer dock, the centre also has direct access to the River Thames. The dock's East, West aspect takes advantage of the prevailing wind and provides good, safe sailing conditions, even for beginners. They have a selection of fleets of boats to suit all abilities including Wayfarer Dinghies and Omegas. Regular sailing races take place Sunday daytime and Monday evenings. A variety of other watersports on offer include dragon boating, rowing, canoeing and power boating.

 

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Underground Stations

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Canary Wharf Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Canary Wharf Crossrail Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Limehouse Railway Station
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Harbour NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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