Flatwater Racing Skills Day, Southampton, 28th July CANCELLED

It is with regret that the Racing Skills Day scheduled to take place at Southampton Canoe Club on Saturday 28th July has been cancelled, this is due to limited uptake as a result of the school holidays.

The next Racing Skills Day is scheduled to take place at Roadford Lake, Devon on Saturday 18 August 2018, information will be sent out by Tuesday 24 July.

We look forward to seeing you all at future Racing Skills Days.’

Many Thanks

Kind Regards

Daniel Thompson
Talent Programme Administration Officer

2018 Annual Consultative Meeting Papers

The agenda and papers for the 2018 ACM, to be held at the Nationals at Reading at 6pm on Saturday 21st July, can be found below. Around 40 sets will be available at the meeting in printed format.

Please could all clubs ensure they send a representative!

Agenda MRC ACM Sat 21 Jul 2018
Appendix A MRC ACM Draft Minutes 2017
Appendix B MRC candidate profiles 2018
Appendix C Treasurers Report to ACM
Appendix D 2016-17 Final Accounts
Appendix E Marathon Rules Section F1 for Sept 2018 v3
Appendix F U12 rules guidance
Appendix G DW Prep Races
Appendix H International Selections

Medway Marathon, 29th July

The Medway Marathon is a classic point-to-point 17.4 mile race, from Maidstone to Tonbridge. A perfect race if you’re bored of going around in circles, or planning ahead for DW 2019…

Details can be downloaded here:


Marathon Racing Committee elections – candidate profiles

Seven positions on the MRC are up for re-election this year, including the Chair. The following candidates have put themselves forward – click on each name to read their profile:

Stan Missen (BOA) – current Chair

Siobhan Urquhart (BAN)

Scott Hynds (ELM)

Kat Wilson (RDG)

Roland Lawler (ELM)

Tom Sharpe (RIC)

Mick Nadal (NOT)

Nanette North (CAM)

James Smythe (BSF)

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