Following on from the Piestany Regatta our Elmbridge paddlers again had success in Poznan. Congratulations go to Rebi Simon who became the Junior Womens K1 1000m Gold medallist. The majority of our paddlers and the GB team made A / B finals, well done to them too. U23 Mens Marton Simon- K1 1000m m Final B – 7th, K1…Details
Report from Fran Solway our Sprint Team leader: As you may have seen the results are out for the June Nottingham and inter club MacGregor paddle. Overall we finished ninth which is a great achievement. To have a top ten finish is great (in 2011 we finished tenth). I was so very proud of everyone…Details
3 of our Elmbridge paddlers were selected for the GB Marathon team to race at the European Championship. The results are as follows: Mens Ben Brown K1- 4th Junior Mens Bruce Jones K1- 10th Junior Womens Amy Ward K1- 1st European Champion & K2 partnered with Sam Rees Clark – 1st European Champions …Details
Well done to all our paddlers who coped with the very varied weather conditions at the weekend, superb racing in difficult conditions. Congratulations to Ross McMullen for his promotion to Boys A.
For those that were not there, here is a video to see what it is all about.
This weekend is the 1st international race of the session with senior Elmbridge paddlers Ed Rutherford, Lousia Sawers and Lani Belcher selected as part of the GB team. The World Cup canoeing will be on Eurosport this Saturday 09:30-11:00 (women’s 500m and men’s 1,000m) and on Sunday 09:00-10:00 (200m and women’s K4). We wish them…Details
We are delighted to welcome our newest young paddlers to the club. Ilker, Cameron, Finn, Joseph and Robert who completed the April Beginners Course. Three of the boys are pictured here with their Coaches, Di Lawler, Glenn Thorogood and paddler/helper Ross McMullen.
Many thanks to all the members of Elmbridge that helped run this event, as most of you will know it depends on many hands to run events like this. A high number of paddlers turned out for our 1st event of the year, hopefully everyone had a great time, at least it didn’t rain too heavily…Details
The club had a good turnout for this event: 28 paddlers (11 Seniors 17 Juniors). We were represented in every singles division apart from 9 and achieved some very good results, as well as suffering our share of mishaps ! It seemed that every other regional club had also turned out in force, resulting…Details
The 1st of the Sprint Regattas took place at the weekend, the BCU Junior National Championship. A team of Junior and Senior Elmbridge paddlers travelled up to Nottingham. The day started off with bright sunshine and not a ripple on the water. Of course this is Nottingham and the weather doesn’t stay calm for long. The wind…Details