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London Youth Games – Junior kayak sprint triumph

Richmond Canoe Club junior kayakers celebrated success last weekend (6 June) in a kayak sprint competition – the event was part of the London Youth Games. The games involve teams from each of the 33 London boroughs and include events from archery to volleyball – last weekend the focus was on some of the water sports, this included the 200m kayak sprint event. Competitors were thankful for sunny, warm conditions
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Richmond Sprints- Bank Holiday Monday 25th May

Richmond Canoe Club will be hosting its annual sprint regatta at Littleton Lake on Bank Holiday Monday 25th May. All juniors and seniors are welcome. For more information please see link below. Richmond Sprints 2015
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Commodore’s Report 2015

Commodore’s Report 2015 – Richard Hendron The year 2014 marked 70 years in the Richmond Canoe Clubs History. In those seventy years the club has changed beyond recognition. In October 1944 in a meeting next door which was then the three pigeons pub, It was resolved to “lay the foundations for a club which will foster and encourage the interest of canoeist in the London area”. Richmond Canoe Club was born. As to
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Frank Luzmore Race Update

We are looking forward to the race tomorrow with over 100 pre-entries received for the race. We have published on the website to allow you to check that all your entries have been received and the details are correct, so please let us know if you spot any problems. Overall we are expecting moderate conditions, with normal Winter flow levels on the river, but it is likely to be COLD all day, so please ensure that you
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Christmas Party, December 13th

This years Christmas party will take place on Saturday 13th December, from 6.30pm. Tickets are available now from Gaby (at the club Wednesday evenings or Saturdays), priced at £20 for adults and £10 for U16s. Get your tickets soon as this will sell out!  
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Membership fees due

Dear Paddlers The time of year has arrived again! Membership is due for renewals as of 1 November. Please settle your membership fees within next month (before end of November). Late fee (£10) will be applied to those who did not do it on time, and did not contact me before end of year.  – If you do not wish to renew – please let me know. You will avoid hearing from me around January time:)  – If yo
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End of season party this Saturday, 25th October

A reminder that the end of season party is this weekend.  Get your tickets from here or see Gaby on Wednesday after circuits.  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/richmond-canoe-club-end-of-season-party-tickets-13521285529
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Winter Gym Timetable

Please see the timetable for gym usage this winter. Where a group is scheduled to use the gym or paddling machine area no one outside the group will be able to use the area. Winter Gym Timetable 2014-15  
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World Masters Championships

Congratulations to Balazs who raced at the World Masters Championships earlier this season. This year due to injuries and last minute problems he was the only Richmond paddler who made the trip Ottensheim Austria, where he acquitted himself well and achieved a respectable 6th place in K1 200m, and at the last minute teaming up with a random Russian paddler a stunning bronze place in K2 200m.
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Richmond Canoe Club National Champions 2014

Sprint Joe Webb U14 Boys: K1 200, K1 500, K2 500, K2 1000, K4 500, K4 1000 Harry Wells U14 Boys: K2 500, K2 1000, K4 500, K4 1000 Ollie Waskiewich U14 Boys: K4 1000 Ben Phillips U16 Boys: C1 500, C1 200, C2 500, C2 1000 U18 Boys: C1 1000, C2 500, C2 1000 Adrian Meikle-Briggs U16 Boys: C2 500, C2 1000 U18 Boys: C2 500, C2 1000 Lily Wong U14 Girls: K1 200, K2 200, K2 500, K4 500, K4 1000 Kyra Wells U16 Girls: C2 200 Ja
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