Archive for category: Update

Upcoming Races.

The season restarts in September. I am hoping to be at the following races:- September 13 and 14 – Tryweryn Graveyard, Bala. Racing K1 and C2 September 20 and 21 – Tees Barrage, Stockton on Tees. Prem/Div 1, racing K1 and C1 September 27 and 28 – HPP, Nottingham. Prem/Div 1, [...]

July & August

In the last week of July I found myself at HPP, Nottingham for a week. The original plan was to go and train in Prague and another course in the Czech Republic but unfortunately we had to cancel it. HPP turned out to provide a good alternative due to the amount [...]

Cardiff International White Water

Cardiff International White Water

On 5th July I got to paddle on a great course before the Gemau Cymru Slalom got underway. Thanks to Nigel, everyone from Seren Dwr and anyone else who made this possible.  

Training.

Training continues on a regular basis but occasionally it’s good to mix it up and do something different. On Saturday 5th July I was at Lee Valley Olympic course by 8.15 for a morning session in C2, with my partner Piers. Within an hour I was back on in K1 [...]

June 2014

June 2014

I can’t believe it’s June already. Since my last post I have continued training and seem to have sorted out my iron levels. We had a training camp in late May and whilst I had been a bit low for a while I managed to take part and even got personal bests. [...]

May update

May update

My new C1 So my training has continued since the last Prem race and I have mostly been getting to Shepperton, which has been great as the water hit a good level. I have also headed up to Nottingham a few times for sessions with Dan and spent three days [...]

March 2014 update

March 2014 update

With the first few months of 2014 came the start of both the Premier season and the Junior Selection race series. Unlike in previous years when the three selection races have been across England, Wales and Scotland to even out the benefit for all, the first two selection races were [...]

End of Winter Training and Start of the Season

End of Winter Training and Start of the Season

Well, the winter training has been great and intense. It has obviously been affected, at times, by the amount of rain that came down since Christmas but I have managed to do it all except one camp. The first weekend of racing this year is the 8th and 9th of March [...]