To receive a copy of the new handbook by post please email a request to Cathy Wynne on firstname.lastname@example.org with your postal address and make a bank transfer of £8 (£5 handbook + £3 postage) to:
Bank sort code: 20-19-95
Account number: 93457605
Account name: BC Sprint Racing Committee
Wey Kayak Club have released details of their Sprints Day on 6th April at the club’s base in Guildford. The events in the programme are expected to last from 10am to 4pm with a break for lunch. See the poster on the link below for details of how to enter and the associated fees.
Wey Sprints 2019 poster
Selection policies for the 2019 season have been published by the relevant International Panels. A summarising statement and the individual policies for Seniors, Junior and U23, and Paracanoe athletes can be accessed from the links shown below.
Joint Publication Statement
Senior Team Selection Policy
Paracanoe Team Selection Policy
Junior & U23 Team Selection Policy
Applications are invited for an independent member of the Sprint Racing International Panel. A description of the role is available on the link below:
Role description for independent member of Canoe Sprint/Paracanoe International Panel
A link to the British Canoeing application process for this role can be found here
Please note that the deadline for applications for this role is 5th January
A recent occurrence of Weil’s disease diagnosed in an East Midlands canoeist has resulted in British Canoeing issuing a reminder to members of the dangers of this disease and how to recognise and respond to a possible infection. See the detailed advice by clicking the link below:
Weil’s disease advice
See a report on the trophy presentations at the recent ACM by following the link below:
Trophy presentations at 2018 ACM
At the recent Sprint Racing Annual Consultative Meeting the winner of the Junior Canoeist of the Year was announced. Emma Russell from Chelmsford Canoe Club is the 2018 Junior Racing Canoeist of the Year. Emma was unfortunately not able to attend the Trophy Presentation Ceremony to receive the award on the day but will be presented with the trophy at a later date.
The draft selection policy for canoe sprint 2019 has now been published and can be seen at the following link:
2019 draft selection policy
The same page has links to allow for feedback on the Junior/U23 and, separately, the Senior draft policies.
The link below lists all of the trophies to be presented at this year’s ACM together with the names of those who will be making the presentations.
ACM 2018 Trophy Presenations
The Annual Consultative Meeting (ACM) to mark the end of the 2018 racing season will be held at Wey Kayak Club on 13th October 2018. The meeting will start at 3pm with Trophy Presentations at 4:30pm.
A full pack of reports for the ACM is available on the link below.
ACM document pack