Wildwater Racing

Three Banbury paddlers spent a busy weekend in the North East racing the Tour of the North.  Saturday was a classic and a team race on the North Tyne, and Sunday a classic and sprint on the Tees. There were great results for all 3 across the weekend – Rob in...

Dingbats!

Well done – or commiserations, depending on how you did.  If the latter – there’s always next year!   DINGBATS 2018...

Sucesses Home and Away

With so many successes home and away last weekend, this post will just be a long list! The final results are in from the September regatta, and we had (probably a record) 4 promotions! Sophie Rooney to Womens B George U to Boys B Jessie U to Girls B Rosa D to Girls C...

National Championships at Nottingham

We’re in peak racing season at the moment. This weekend all the action was at the National Water Sports Centre, Nottinghamshire, for the British Canoeing National Sprint Championships and British Open Wildwater Championships. Amazingly, we had yet another sunny...

Bank Holiday Racing and Partying

The last southern region Hasler race of the season saw an overall win on the day for Banbury, with a whitewash in both Div 7 and Div 5 K2. The latter saw some bitter family rivalry between father and daughter, with Jessie U, paddling with Rosa D, taking the top spot...

No Races but Still Busy

There may have been no marathon or sprint races nearby this weekend, but assorted Banbury paddlers still found something different to do. A few more ventured up to Nottingham to take on the “Daleks” again on the WWR course at the National Water Sports...