The Cheshire Ring race is perfect for people who want to have a go at an almost 100 mile paddle in K1, K2, or Canadian. The rules are flexible so solo attempts and relays are possible. It’s a great race for K2 relay teams using junior/senior pairings to introduce juniors to this kind of challenge event on sheltered canals in the summer. Continue reading “Cheshire Ring Race, 6-7 July”
Details of the classic 17-mile Weaver Descent on 24th March can be found here
The 2019 Waterside Series entries are open. Time to make early new year’s resolutions. Make sure you get in early as entries for some of the races are capped.
The 2019 National Championships will now be held at Norwich on 10th/11th August, to accommodate a clash with another event on the Broads. Continue reading “Revised Date – National Championships 2019”
Congratulations to Leighton Buzzard CC, winners of this year’s Geoff Sanders Trophy for U12 racing. The final club points table can be downloaded here:
The DW Committee and the Marathon Racing Committee are working together to promote a set of “classic” marathon races, which can be used by prospective DW paddlers and their support crews to better prepare themselves for the challenge.
We are also very keen that more races should be promoted in the north of the country. Hence the races being organised by Pennine Canoe Club, Canoe Scotland and Runcorn Canoe Club.
Over the weekend of 15/16 September a team of 12 juniors and 4 staff travelled down to Libourne to compete in the French National Championships. Continue reading “Report: French National Championships, Libourne 2018”