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Photos from first race of the year at Lee  Valley

Photos from first race of the year at Lee Valley

Start of the season

What a weekend at Lee Valley for the first races of the season in early March. I was racing in K1 and C1 on both days and on Saturday K1 came first. I was really happy with my first run, which was my best, picked up a couple of penalties [...]

2015 season ahead.

2015 season ahead.

Well, it was a long season and a long winter training, which ended last week at Lee Valley with our last official England squad training camp. With the decision to end our C2 participation for the coming season; due to the lack of support and my partner not being available [...]

Winter training

Winter training is well under way and since late November I have mostly spent weekends at either HPP or LV; in any gaps I have been at Shepperton, so it’s full on. I have had a brief gap as I was ill for about a week and am still recovering really. A [...]

2014 End of Season Update.

So it’s been a crazy, long, season really and in a way, two seasons. Just before the season started my new boat arrived, in February, and shortly afterwards the racing started, back in early March, at Grandtully, Scotland, for the first two races of the year; quickly followed in mid-March [...]

September 2014

September 2014

  The season restarted on the 13th September on The Graveyard course at Bala, North  Wales and I competed in K1 and C2. My K1 just didn’t go to plan on either the Saturday or the Sunday; two sub-standard results to be honest and at the low end of the [...]

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 [...]