This Girl Can … Canoe Monday 28 May

Our annual This Girl Can … Canoe Day is on Monday 28 May from 10 – 2. This year – in addition to the opportunity to have a go at kayaking, we have so much more, and so many prizes and giveaways – hoody, base layers, vouchers for Boudavida and...

Awards Night

BDCC recently celebrated a great year with the annual Awards Evening. Nominations were made by the members, with the final decision taken by a small committee. Paddlers at all levels were recognised, with Shirley in Div 9 winning the female paddler award, and Joe in...

Club Relay Chaos

A record 70 paddlers came for the most important race of the year – the club relay.  With a Le Mans start for the first crews out, it was quickly shown that running too fast across the decking would end with a ducking!  There were some interesting new K2...

Rocket Launch

A group of U12s made the annual trip 9 mile round trip to Banbury and back at the weekend in the Rocket K4, escorted by assorted adults/parents and slightly older juniors.  Thanks to Tom L for some great photos – and catching them all paddling in...

Psychology of Success

We were very luck to have top sports psychologist Richard Hampson (British Canoeing and Changing Minds UK) talk to us last night.  He covered Developing talent – What does ‘being excellent’ actually require, and execution under pressure.  Hopefully everyone went home...