Avoncraft has a long and comprehensive history within the paddlesport industry.
First as a manufacturer of plywood and glassfibre kayaks, then as an importer and distributor to the UK market and now on from there.

Currently Avoncraft has two roles.

  • Manufacturers Agent for Pelican International, supporting distributors and dealers through out Europe and Scandinavia
  • Freelance Paddlesports coaching

These two roles fit with our Mission and our Vision

To actively promote health, wellbeing and a general enjoyment of our environment through Watersports

Make Watersports accessible, enjoyable and safe


We no longer retail or support any equipment, but will be more than happy to point you in the direction of your local paddlesport retailer.
For service and support on the brands we previously represented, please see the list below;
Aquabound - www.meridianzero.co.uk
Bending Branches - www.wwc.co.uk
Danuu - www.ribs.co.uk
Eckla - www.systemxeurope.com
Elie - www.meridianzero.co.uk
Grumman - www.marathonboat.com
Pelican - www.meridianzero.co.uk
Prijon - www.prijon.com

We are proud to be members of the British Marine Federation.
British Marine Federation