Avon on a windy day

Bit of a last minute decision, Nick, Richard and Clive went for a paddle today. We had thought of doing the Teme but given the levels on Sunday we thought better of a bump and a scrape.

Another Teme Report

Another sunny morning greeted us at Knightwick weir on Sunday ready for our paddle on the Teme. Logistics of ferrying were quickly sorted out, everyone changed and piled into cars, and so myself, Clive, Paul, Jules, John, Tim, Richard, Claire and Laura, Emma, Andy and Dom all clambered down the muddy bank at Ham bridge…

Christmas Party attendance

The Christmas party date is set for 28 January 2012 at Pershore Football Club. So we can get a clear idea of numbers please complete the form. Thanks in advance.

No Happy Feet but Sweet Cheeks & Head Cam

Laura and I arrived just before 9.00am at the meeting point. We did the usual car ferry and  after an early and chilly start we all got on the water just before 10.00m all wrapped up warm. Well most off us were!!  

Club Canoes for Sale

Hi we are selling 2 of our current club canoes. They will be 2 that we have selected with the most wear although they are still in very reasonable condition for the price. We have one 16 foot and one 14 foot canoe to sell.  They are being offered at £275 to club members and…

Teme, Ham Bridge to Knightwick

RIVER TRIP CHANGE – Sunday 27 November we will be paddling the River Teme, from Ham Bridge (between Martley and Clifton upon Teme) to Knightwick. We will meet at Knightwick Weir Car Park at 9am, sort out the ferry and then drive to Ham Bridge (link to map of paddle). A text will be sent…

WWSR Course was fun in November

At the begining of November I went to North Wales to do my WWSR (White Water Safety) course, the venue for this was the River Dee (link to UK rivers guide book)on both days. Mile End Mill all day Saturday and the Sunday we paddled from above Serpents Tail down to Mile End Mill. The…

Cheltenham Canoes – Update

Bit of an update. I spoke to Reading Canoes, part of the same group, on Saturday and they said that Cheltenham Canoes lease had run out and they were about to sign a lease on new premises. The guy said it should not be more than another week or two.

Piddle Brook & Olly the Otter

Sunday 20 November a few of us went for a morning paddle, Adam, Richard W, Caroline, Liz W, Emma W, Sophie W, Mat R & myself. The plan was to paddle up to Wyre Weir, play around and then head back. But as with the best plans they change. As we paddled up the Avon…