October 2012

Date for Christmas Party

Saturday 8th December will be the date of the 2012 Christmas Party. All wellcome. Please see Gaby, Jovis or Karen for tickets.
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Trophy Winners Announced.

At the End of Season Party The nominations and winners were announced for the following Trophies: Eric William-Allen Trophy & Ray Parker Trophy: Awarded to the junior who has demonstrated outstanding achievement. The nominations were: Rene, Nick Romain, Alison Martin, Marco and Oliver Khlaf. The Trophy was awarded to Marko. Marco is one the first juniors in numerous years to be selected and attend a junior an int
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Richmond Paddlers no.1!

A small group of Richmond Canoe Club paddlers travelled to the recent 2012 ICF Canoe Sprint Masters Competitions based in Brandenburg an der Havel. Paul, Balazs, Shane and Gabor prepared well and entered the K1 (age grouped), K2 and K4 sprint events for 200m and 2000m. Among the the countries in attendance were Germany, Spain, USA, France, Poland, Russia, Hungary, Austria, Holland, Belgium and Switzerland. It was a v
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Wokingham Hasler Final

Provisional results for the 2012 Hasler Final, hosted by Banbury and Wokingham Canoe Clubs at Thames Valley Park on Sunday, are now out. The club was able to put in a good performance despite challenging conditions caused by a combination of strong river flow and a headwind which strengthened during the day. Richmond’s junior contingent headed up on the day by Sue and Tim Middlehurst fared paticularly well, wit
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Coaching sprint canoe presentation

Richmond Canoe Club, 4.00 pm, Saturday 13 October. A presentation for: Kayak coaches trying to introduce canoe to their clubs, or who might find themselves with a canoe paddler in their kayak group or who would just like to increase their range of skills Coaches of other types of single-bladed paddle boats who want to start coaching or paddling sprint canoe Sprint canoe coaches or paddlers who would like to improve t
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