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Winchester Regional Sprint & Wavehopper

May 19

EVENT:

WINCHESTER REGIONAL RANKING SPRINT AND RANKING WAVEHOPPER WWR and NON RANKING OPEN RACE

ORGANISER DETAILS

Name of organiser

NEAL UNDERWOOD

(Race manager Susan Templeton)

Alongside Winchester and District Canoe Club (WDCC) Slalom

Address of Organiser

C/O 4 Larwood Close, Greenford, Middlesex. UB6 OTB

Email

canoeing@thesharks.org.uk

Telephone numbers

07951770241

Name of club

THE SHARKS Further information available from Race Manager Susan13templeton@btinternet.com

RACE DETAILS

Date

19 MAY2019

Start Time

1300 APPROXIMATELY DURING SLALOM LUNCH BREAK SECOND RUNS IMMEDIATELY AFTER IN LUNCH BREAK

Race Type (sprint and/or classic with approximate distances)

Ranking Sprint and Ranking Wavehopper WWR

0.5 miles 5 minutes each run approximately may be shortened if parts of course too shallow

Race venue (Area and county)

WINCHESTER, HAMPSHIRE

In North Walls Recreation Ground

Behind Winchester Leisure Centre (but accessed via University School of Art Road NOT Leisure Centre

Sat Nav postcode: SO23 8DL

Map 185 Ref SU485299

http://winchestercanoeclub.org.uk/

Access

The site is accessed from Park Avenue. If arriving from the east (M3 junctions 9 or 10), follow signs

for the City Centre and join the one way system. Look out for a RIGHT turn onto Upper Brook Street

(by Domino’s and KFC). At the end of Upper Brook Street you have to turn right onto North Walls

(one way), get in the left hand lane and turn left at the traffic lights into Park Avenue.

Parking

Limited parking is available on Park Avenue. Additional parking is available in the Winchester School

of Art car park. Turn right off Park Avenue. If parking at the School of Art, please collect a car park

pass from control as soon as possible, and display it in your vehicle.

Further “pay and display” parking is available at River Park Leisure Centre.

Location: (Nearest sat nav/post code/OS Map Reference)

Sat Nav postcode: SO23 8DL

Map 185 Ref SU485299

Parking Sat Nav SO23 7DD (University school of art get label from Control for car)

  • start

Sat Nav postcode: SO23 8DL

  • finish

Sat Nav postcode: SO23 8DL

River type, grade and hazards

Flat, shallow, narrow bank in sight at all times, overhanging trees in places, .small flow

Is safety cover provided? If so what type of cover please list

No

Regional, wavehopper, or national race

RANKING REGIONAL SPRINT AND RANKING WAVEHOPPER

Is it to be a ranking race

Yes

ENTRY FEES

Adult

£2

Junior

£2

NON MEMBERS ALL AGES

£7 (unless British Canoeing Day ticket paid to WDCC slalom which covers both events

Late entry fee (if any) and what date this applies from

No

Name and experience of Club Safety Officer (must have attended British Canoeing event safety training course)

SUSAN TEMPLETON

Run WWR’s, slalom, sprint events. WWR/slalom/marathon paddler over 45 years

Name of welfare officer

Angie Cochrane (Club Rep) on the Day Winchester District Welfare Officer and Susan Templeton

Any other useful information

See Span of Control and Risk Assessments

Ideal for novices with Division 4, judges and Open slalom on same day

All paddlers/clubs bringing wavehoppers will be asked if these can be used by other paddlers as required. This is not mandatory but it is hoped paddlers/clubs will oblige to help promote use of this type of racing boat

Details

Date:
May 19
Event Categories:
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Venue

Winchester
SO23 8DL United Kingdom + Google Map