Waterside C race report

Waterside C race report

Another lovely day on the Kennet and Avon canal saw 15 Wey members racing at Waterside C in one category or another. The highlight of the day came in the junior ladies K2 where Sam Martyn and Bronte Holden (Fowey) broke the record for that class, shaving nearly 4 mins...
Batty’s boat care wisdom

Batty’s boat care wisdom

Last Saturday, club coach and man now in charge of boat repairs, gave an inspirational talk about looking after our club’s valuable kit. We learnt that it’s not only private boats with fancy paint jobs that cost an awful lot of money – our battered...
W-side B / T-side 2 race report

W-side B / T-side 2 race report

Waterside B was a tale of two halves – one good,. with a tail wind and then we turned !! Some mastered the conditions and Samantha Martyn won the Junior Ladies K2 with Bronte Holden from Fowey in 2hrs 43 mins. In the same category there was a fine result for...
Thameside 1 race report

Thameside 1 race report

Some good results at Thameside 1 race today where Alex Bicknell and Jordan Martyn recorded the fastest time of the day, 1hr 29mins, and so won the Junior men K2 race. 3rd In the same class were Arthur Morley and Patrick Allan, 2hr 04mins . In the junior ladies K2...
Waterside A race report

Waterside A race report

‘‘twas a beautiful day at The Waterside A race today and great to see a happy band of Wey paddlers and supporters. There were 4 podium finishes with Samantha Martyn leading the way winning the junior ladies K1 race with a time good enough to ensure she was also...