Ross Warland Memorial Canal Challenge

Banbury and District Canoe Club raised about £1,000 in donations for the Bone Cancer Trust at the recent Ross Warland Canal Challenge. Run annually in memory of Ross, who died of bone cancer in 2000 aged just 21, this event combines fund-raising with the very best of...

Pangbourne Hasler

The new 2021/22 Hasler season opened at Pangbourne CC last weekend and Banbury came out on top again – and this time points count! There were a number of people tackling their first race, or their first one in K1. There was also an unusual win for Joe P with...

Frank Luzmore

The first race of the new year, and it’s a big one. Many of the countries top paddlers were amongst the 125 plus K2s racing the 12 miles from Elmbridge Canoe Club to the home of the race organisers, Richmond Canoe Club. There were a number of Banbury or...

Ross Warland Memorial Challenge

Ross Warland Memorial Canal Challenge Over 175 paddlers from around the country took on the annual challenge of the 20 miles from Cropredy to Aynho and back. There are different options, so something for everyone – from the 20 miles straight through in either K1...

School Champions

On Sunday, four of our paddlers swapped club kit for school uniform to take part in the National Schools Kayak Championships, run by the Devizes to Westminster team. Harry C and Michel P raced for Sibford School, complete with very smart personalised kit, whilst...

Rocket Launch

Saturday saw the annual running of the Rocket (junior K4) to Banbury and back.  This is a great challenge for the U12 paddlers, to do the 9 mile round trip, as well as working on co-ordination and co-operation!  They did have a lot of fun along the way,  powered by...