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...

October Roundup

We had three crews competing at the October Reading Canoe Club K4 race – and all came home with new beanie hats. For the juniors this was their first K4 race with the girls’ Rocket (helped by last minute super-sub Ruth S from Reading Canoe Club) beating...

Banbury Break Out

Although we are primarily race, sometimes we enjoy being on the water just for the sake of it.  Last weekend a group tried a new section of the Thames, launching from Lechlade.  There were options to do 10, 15 or 20 miles – with conveniently sited pubs along the...

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...

Sprint Successes

We had a relatively small team at the inter-clubs regatta, but still managed an excellent 7th place overall. The Boys D paddlers brought in the majority of the points, with a win in their K4 race for Oliver J, Jasper B, Will L and Noah M. Will L and Noah M also went...