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Cambridge Canoe Club

Cam Marathon 2014


DATE 06 April 2014
START TIME 11.00am
Park in car park and walk over the footbridge to river and clubhouse.
CLASSES SINGLES - Divisions 1 to 9
DOUBLES – Divisions 3/ 4 to 9
COURSE Divisions 1, 2 and 3 singles, 3/4 doubles 21 km, 4 portages
Divisions 4, 5 & 6 singles and 5, 6 doubles, 14 km, 4 portages
Divisions 7, 8 & 9 singles doubles, 7 km, no portages
Lightnings 3 km, no portages.
TIMETABLE Check-in 9.15am -10.15am
Briefing 10.30am
Race starts from 11.00am.
NUMBERS Vertical number boards are required for boats in Divisions 1 to 8
BCU BCU Membership cards or Junior Section cards are required for all competitors in Divisions 1 to 6. Non-BCU members or non-Registered Junior Section card holders competing in Divisions 7, 8 & 9, Lightnings must obtain a BCU event ticket.
FEES Divisions 1 to 9 singles and doubles seniors £7 per seat.
Juniors, Lightnings £4 per seat.
Late entries / swapped entries (up to 10.15am) £1.00 extra per seat
BCU Event Ticket £5.00 per person except Lightning paddlers.
RULES The race will be run in accordance with BCU Marathon Racing Committee Rules. All Division 7, 8 & 9, Lightning paddlers must wear an approved buoyancy aid irrespective of the race they are entered into and are recommended for all paddlers who are U16.
REFRESHMENTS Light refreshments will be available to competitors after the race.
Refreshment will be available for purchase at other times.
PRIZES 1-3 starters 1st place only; 4-5 starters 1st & 2nd, 6+ starters 1st, 2nd & 3rd, additional prizes will be awarded for highest placed Junior, C1, C2, and lady paddler.
ENTRIES Please send to Donna Griffin, 5 Whiston Way, St Neots, Cambs, PE19 6AU or email before Friday 28 March if possible. Clubs are encouraged to submit their entry using an HRM file. Individual entrants should provide name, division, junior/senior/vet and BCU Nr. An entry form can be found on the CCC website.
Please ensure a contact telephone number is included on your entry form. For details of the race and Cambridge Canoe Club please see CCC website
CANCELLATION In the event of a cancellation of this event for any reason an announcement will be made on the Cambridge Canoe Club website.
Download entry form