REMINDER – The 2018 Marathon ACM will take place on Saturday 21st July at Reading, immediately after the saturday National Championships prizegiving. Exact venue will be on the promenade or nearby, but all clubs are encouraged to attend.
Nominations for MRC elections close on 1st July. Please email James Smythe if you wish to discuss standing. Applicants need to be full BC members and be proposed and seconded by similar; and to write a short bio for circulation prior to the election.
Items for discussion also close on 1st July. The meeting will include the usual business (elections, presentation of the Chair’s report and Finance report), as well as items for discussion requested by members. Please email any such requests to James via the link above.
Following consultation last year, the MRC has agreed a revised set of rules for U12s marathon racing, to be adopted from 1st September 2018. Continue reading “New rules for U12 marathon racing”
Draft minutes of the 11th May MRC meeting can be downloaded here. Please note that these are draft until approved by the Committee at our next meeting on 25th August.
If you have any items for discussion at that meeting or the Annual Consultative Meeting of 21st July, please email the Secretary
Draft Minutes MRC May18 amended
British Canoeing have issued a GDPR Toolkit to clubs, to help them work out whether any of their practices must change with the arrival of the new data protection regulations on Saturday 26th May.
For race organisers, until specific advice comes from British Canoeing, the MRC would advise a common-sense approach.
Continue reading “GDPR and Race Entries”
Please be aware that it has been the policy of the MRC for several years, not to adjust Club Points as a result of promotions or demotions made after the official results have been published on the MRC Website.
Continue reading “Club Point Adjustments”
Are you interested in helping your club and your sport, and being part of British Canoeing’s most popular racing discipline?
Continue reading “Interested in joining the MRC? Come and attend a meeting”
Minutes of the MRC meeting of 24/03/18 can be downloaded below. To request items for discussion at future meetings, please email the Secretary
Draft Minutes MRC Mar18 updated
Fully refurbished ex-Marathon Committee trailer for sale. Viewing and sale will take place at the April regatta. Sealed bids to Dyson Pendle by lunchtime on Sat 14th April.
Photos can be found on Facebook here
Re-plated for road use, refurbished chassis, electrics, running gear and brakes. New tyres including spare. All lighting up graded to meet current regs.
6.600Mts. min to 7.600Mts max length.
2000Kg gross weight.
Will carry around 30 K1’s
Contact Dyson Pendle 07774 259708 or Tim Pendle Ali Pendle for any details.
A great guide from the Purple Paddler website, listing stability ratings for different boats:-