Bruges Kayak Rally

Edition 2019: NOCTURNE 

Saterday evening March 16th and Sunday March 17th

Every year, the Brugse Kajak Klub (BKK) organise a rally for kayaks and canoes on the third Sunday of March. In 2019 it is the nocturnal edition with an extra tour on Saturday evening.

There are different possibilities:

  • Saturday evening (nocturne)  –>    SUPs are NOT allowed on the Bruges canals
    • Brugse Reien: 10 km
      Departure BKK from 19h30 until 21h00
      return at the coupure between 21h30 and 23h00
  • Sunday morning:
    • Brugge – Beernem – Brugge : 26 km
      Departure BKK: 9h00
    • Beernem – Brugge : 13 km
      Departure: from 10h30 until 11h00
  • Sunday afternoon:
    • Brugse Reien: 10 km   –>    SUPs are NOT allowed on the Bruges canals
      Departure BKK from 13h00 until 14h30
      return at the coupure between 15h00 and 17h00

Practical information:

  • Registration:
    • Saturday from 18h until 19h30
    • Sunday from 9h until 15h (BKK) or from 9h until 11h at the Kijkuit (Beernem)
  • Registration fee: 3,50 euro per day
    • A cup of soup is incluced for the participants that kayak from (Brugge-)Beernem-Brugge
  • Address: Buiten Katelijnevest (next to the yacht club Flandria), 8000 Brugge
  • E-mail: toertocht@kajakbrugge.be

Saturday : Soup and grilled sausages are available from 18h for all participants democratic prices. The award ceremony starts at 23.30h.

Sunday : Soup and grilled sausages are available from 11h for all participants democratic prices. The award ceremony starts at 18h.

 

How to get there?

From Gent E40 take exit Oostkamp, via ring road Oostkamp (N388), bridge from Steenbrugge and Baron Ruzettelaan until ring road Brugge, enter city via bridge and go immediately left, 150m further, again left, under the bridge and again to the left where you see the parking at your right. The Brugse Kajak Klub is at the end of this road.

Night stay?

You can setup your tent from Friday afternoon 17h at the club for free. You need to subscribe in front via toertocht@kajakbrugge.be (limited number of places)

There are also various accomodations to sleep in Bruges.

Rent a boat?

You can rent a kayak or canoe for the tour at the Kijkuit (Beernem). They will bring the kayak or cannoo to the club.
More info: www.dekijkuit.be.

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