Many facilities on the coast of Sapanca Lake are creating areas appropriate for canoe preparations and learning. You can use the rental canoes either by yourself or with the company of a trainer. Prices of the canoe classes vary depending on the type and the hours of the class. Enabling the practice of this sport thanks to its depth, water level and other characteristics, Sapanca Lake offers everyone a chance to have fun.
Canoe is a narrow, keelless boat with pointed ends, propelled by a paddle or paddles. The word canoe comes from the word “kenu” in the languages of the carribeans and passed to Spanish as canoa. Turkish imported this word from French. Canoe races are a branch of canoe requiring speed, strength and endurance, where the competitors start at the same time and compete to finish the race before the others. The Olympic program has 12 speed races.