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London Canoe Sprint Regatta, Sunday 21st July 2013

London Canoe Sprint Regatta, Sunday 21st July 2013

| May 25, 2013

Do you feel the need for speed? This one-day Canoe Sprint regatta in London’s Docklands will provide nail-biting racing, inter-club competition and a great opportunity for paddler development. The all-you-can-race entrance price is just £12 per head. This event is open to all paddlers in Junior and Veteran Canoe Sprint classes, Canoe Sprint novices and Senior B, […]

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Wild water racing at Lee Valley

Wild water racing at Lee Valley

| May 10, 2013

Canalside Activity Centre are organising a series of Wild Water Races at the Lee Valley White Water Centre on Sunday 28th July. The event will take place on the Legacy course, providing 160 metres of grade two and three water. Competitors get two runs each, fastest time wins. £15 for seniors, £10 for juniors. Practice […]

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Canoe Sprint London Regatta 2013

Canoe Sprint London Regatta 2013

| February 17, 2013

An exciting new Canoe Sprint initiative will be taking place at London’s Royal Albert Docks this July. The aim of this new competition is to increase the profile of regional Canoe Sprint racing and hopefully encourage further competitions across the UK. The London Regatta will be on 21st July 2013 and will complement the National […]

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Wild Water Racing workshop

Wild Water Racing workshop

| October 9, 2012

Would you like to introduce or develop Wild Water Racing (WWR) at your club or centre? Sign up for this workshop to receive the latest coaching techniques and ideas on how to introduce and develop WWR. The workshop will be led by some of the leading British Canoe Union (BCU) coaches within this discipline. The […]

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Winter mini-marathons

Winter mini-marathons

| September 24, 2012

Sunday 14th October sees the beginning of the winter series of Shark Mini-Marathons at Harefield in the outer reaches of NW London. The races take part every two weeks over the winter season, starting at 11:00am on Sundays. The mini-marathons are an ideal, entry level race and are fun and easy to enter. There are […]

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Post Olympics Paddle Challenge

Post Olympics Paddle Challenge

| July 9, 2012

The Royal Canoe Club, based on the Thames in Teddington, Middlesex will be hosting the world’s oldest canoe race, The Paddling Challenge, at 7pm on Monday 13th August, the day after the Olympic Games Closing Ceremony. Run since 1874, this year’s race will be over a 10,000m circuit at Royal Canoe Club, with a downstream […]

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