First Win of the Year

This weekend saw the first big race of the year. Organised by Richmond Canoe Club the Frank Luzmore Memorial Marathon is run over the 20.5km and 3 portages between Elmbridge Canoe Club and Richmond Canoe Club. The weather was kinder to the athletes this year, but...

Change of Tack

The juniors had a great excuse for bad steering this weekend, trying out canoe sailing rather than their usual flatwater kayak training.

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...