It was touch & go whether this race was held due to the previous weeks rain fall & the impending rain that had been predicted on the Friday & Saturday before. But we were lucky, the poor weather forecast was not to be & Sundays race went ahead. Even the sun came out, catching most of us unprepared in…Details
Its a busy weekend with two events taking place. Marathon World Cup 1 in Copenhagen, where Amy Ward for Elmbridge CC is competing in the junior womens K1 Copenhagen, Marathon World Cup 1 link Sprint European Championship in Zagreb, Croatia, where Ed Rutherford, Lani Belcher & Louisa Sawers are competing. Zagreb, Sprint European Championships link Good…Details
Updated LSE league table available under the tab. See where we are standing in the league after the Maidstone race at the weekend. Results & report to follow.
The following paddlers have be selected for :- European Championships – Zagreb, CRO, 22nd – 24th June 2012 info link Ed Rutherford Louisa Sawers European Championships – Under 23 & Junior – Montemore-o-Velho, POR, 12th – 15th July 2012 Under 23 Ed Rutherford Lani Belcher Rob Beer Katerine Trotter Junior Marton Simon Amy Ward Rebi…Details
Royal CC will be running the Paddling Challenge 10km race and will be holding a Post Olympic Games Party, after, on Monday August 13. This is the day after the Closing Ceremony. They have a number of ICF, IOC, BCU and Olympic competitors attending and would very much like to invite as many Elmbridge Canoe…Details
The weekend started on Friday night with gale force winds and a challenge to keep campsite tents, particularly the Solway’s, pinned to the ground, (although hotel roofs did not seem to be affected). Followed by strong headwinds for the paddlers to tackle on Saturday, and ended on Sunday with brilliant sunshine, plus a few regrets…Details
Although this race is not in our region, it is held very close to home on a pleasant reach of the Thames near Marlow. The race was well attended and offered good competition in all divisions. We had a successful day out with our group of 14 paddlers. Phil won his third Div.1 race…Details
After a Successful weekend racing at Piestany Regatta, Amy Ward has come home to find she has been selected to represent GB for their Marathon team. Amy will be competing in the Junior women K1 section at the World Cup held in Copenhagen. Congratulations to Amy for her selection & for all her hard work.
Four of our Junior paddlers, Katherine Trotter, Marton Simon, Amy Ward & Rebeka Simon, were selected for the Piestany Regatta held this weekend. Over the weekend the results came in showing how successful they were, competing against other European paddlers at an International level. The results were: Marton Simon– (Jun men) K1- 500m Gold…Details