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The Nationals are on their way – 10th/11th July

Currently it’s all systems go for the National Marathon Championships taking place this year at Reading Canoe Club, on the prom side, 10th & 11th July.

And the team need your help!

We will need volunteers the day before setting up and over the two days it’s on – 10th and 11th July. Even if you are racing, you can enjoy helping – there is a great buzzy atmosphere to the event.

To volunteer, please sign up on Google Form

Or you can sign up on the noticeboard at the club.

If you have any queries regarding the Nationals, please use this email address:
nationals@reading-canoe.org.uk

Entries for racing itself will be open from 28th June.

See you there!

Thameside 2 – Cancelled

Unfortunately following yesterday’s government announcement, and the British Canoeing statement on events and gatherings in light of COVID-19, RCC will need to cancel the Thameside 2 race this year.

Please contact us via info@reading-canoe.org.uk if you require a refund.

Thameside 2 – Postponed

Regrettably we have not been able to secure a suitable replacement finish for Thameside 2 on Sunday. Therefore we have taken the decision to postpone the event.

The only viable date is Sunday 22-March, between Watersides C & D. We are currently starting the process to make this happen. Further updates to follow.

Please contact us via info@reading-canoe.org.uk if you require a refund.

Thameside 2 2020 – Update 1

Quick update, the weather conditions mean that we will not be able to to use Longridge Activity Centre for the finish. We are currently looking at alternatives and hope to post an update later today.

Special Measures – given the river conditions there will additional measures in place and entry restriction. Details to follow.

Thameside 1 2020

As always a big thank you to everyone supporting this year’s event on and off the water. Apologies to those who were not able to take part due to the restrictions, and a special acknowledgement to paddlers who have donated their entry despite not racing.

Check out the final results for T1 2020

Refunds or transfer to T2 – All requested refunds have been processed, so if you have not heard from us and still want a refund or transfer to T2 please drop us an email.

Feedback is a gift, feel free to share any constructive feedback.

See you all at T2