1st Worcester Scouts – Top Barn – Saturday 28th April 2012

Today we ran two kayak and two canoe sessions at Top Barn near Holt Heath for 1st Worcester Scouts. It turned out to be a very successful day and everyone enjoyed themselves despite the windy conditions. As is typical with a scout group things started out not quite according to plan. We ended up being…

GB Canoe Trials – Lea Valley Sunday 15th April

On Paul C’s recommendation last month me and Marina went to Lea Valley White Water Centre to watch the final day of the GB Canoe Slalom Trials. Today was men’s C1, K1 and C2 and women’s K1. To see some of the countries top paddlers was superb.

Paddlepower River Trip Reports from Ed C, Claire and Sue – Sunday 1st April

Today was the first time I used my boat on the river, the first time I seal launched and the first time I capsized by mistake!  Sophie & Emma did a great warm up which was follow the leader, then we played British bulldog.   Then Emma and Lucy were on and Emma got me, I…

WKCC – Open Canoe Trip Sunday 8th April

The proposed camping weekend did not happen but instead we had a good 10 mile open canoe paddle. Here is the first report from Nick D and a few photos from Paul C. p.s.  New canoe/people friendly owner at the soon to be renamed back to the Fish and Anchor!! Easter Sunday morning Graham, Paul…

Canoe Polo Tournament Saturday 10th March 2012 – Report

Wychavon Kayak and Canoe Club (WKCC) held their 2nd annual Canoe Polo tournament at Droitwich Leisure Centre on Saturday, 10th March with 9 teams competing on the night. Teams of 13-16 year olds from Festival Housing, Droitwich Young Firefighters (2 teams) and WKCC (2 teams) competed in this year’s Junior category. Although their paddling ability…