Author: Deborah Wilkes

Barnes Lock Re-opened

As of 26th July, Barnes Lock is open again.

Henny Swan tour

Unfortunately, the Henny Swan was fully booked but since this was known in advance a picnic at Sam’s was planned instead. A good time was had by in in very…
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Barnes Lock Closure

Barnes lock will be closed from 11th July for approx. two weeks while the upper gate is replaced.

Heybridge to Chelmsford 2022

Club members kayaked from Heybridge to Chelmsford on a gorgeous sunny day

Cuton Mill Lock & Paper Mill

Cuton Lock gates have re-opened as of 1st July. There are now two platforms at Paper Mill. One on the private island which is just for removing your boat from…
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Commonwealth Games Baton Bearer

Tom Stanway was one of the people in Gibraltar who was selected to carry the Commonwealth Games Baton by kayak and was invited to the celebratory reception afterwards.

Red, white and blue for the Jubilee

Not content with having Union Flags on the back of our boats, people tried to keep with the theme by kayaking in red, white and blue boats.

Poznan Sprint World Cup

Emma Russell’s K4 came 5th in the Women’s 500m K4 race and Ed Clifton came 7th in the Men’s VL2 race. Congratulations to both. Unfortunately, for Dan Johnson his 1000m…
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Prague Marathon World Cup

Well done to Lewis Duffield and Alex McIntyre who both raced at the World Cup. Alex came 12th overall in the short course.

ICF Canoe Sprint 2022 World Cup Opener

Congratulations to Dan Johnson who won the K1 1000m final in 3.32.16. and he was 6th in the K1M 5000m A Final in 21:11.71