Following a new course record that was missed in the original publication of the official results for the May 2017 national sprint regatta, which has since been updated, here are the 5 new course records that were achieved. Well done to all involved.
- Senior Men K4 500m – ODP – M Bowley/L Fletcher/D Johnson/M Robinson – 1:23.53
- Girls K4 500m – NTS – E Brockway/Z Clark/R Kneen/R Myburgh – 1:44.41
- Girls U18 C2 500m – FLA – M Bradley/N Keenan(SPS) – 2:43.34
- Paracanoe Men KL1 K1 200m – I Marsden – 50.09
- Paracanoe Men KL2 K1 200m – N Beighton – 44.32
The Sprint Squad List – Summer 2017, for the England Talent Programme, is now available below. It can also be accessed on the British Canoeing website Talent Programme – Sprint page where you will also find an explanation of the England Talent Pathway:
England Talent Programme – Sprint Squads – Summer 2017
Acclaimed photographer Antony Edmonds took photos of the Jonathan Schofield (K2 200m silver medallist in Rio, with Liam Heath) autograph session held at the weekend, during the September National Sprint Regatta.
Along with other photos of the regatta, these are available on Antony’s website: Jon Schofield autograph session
The SRC are pleased to announce the Best Performance awards at National Championship regattas and the Junior Canoeist of the Year.
The majority of the trophies will be presented at 14:40 on Sunday 4th September 2016, in front of the grandstand.
2016 Best Performance and Junior Canoeist of the Year awards
The SRC are pleased to announce that the Junior Racing Canoeist of the Year 2015, voted by members of the Junior GB Squad, is Deborah Kerr from Strathclyde Kayak Racing Club.
Last year’s Paracanoeing Worlds silver medallist Johnny Young proved he is still a force to be reckoned with in the Va’a despite making an almost complete switch to the kayak this season.
On the final day of the Worlds selection trials, part of the National and Open Championships in Nottingham, it was a the turn of the Va’a competitors to bid for their places on the team bound for Milan next month … read more.