Newbury Canoe Club would like to Thank firstly Marsport for their continued support
secondly all the Volunteer Helpers from Devizes CC & Adventure Dolphin & all NCC members
and Particulary all the Additional help that has come from the pleas placed here
your help, time and effort has made all the difference - A big big thankyou.
2015 Photo links:
Race D: Flickr Courtesy of Chris Worrall
Race B: Flickr Courtesy of Chris Worrall
Race B: Flickr Courtesy of Gary Kinghorn
Race A: Here Courtesy of Tony Smith.
Race A: 31 Jan - Great Bedwyn to Newbury
Race B: 14 Feb - Newbury to Aldermaston Warf and Return
Race C: 28 Feb - Pewsey to Newbury
Race D: 13 Mar - Devizes to Newbury
New for Waterside 2016
New Ladies Canaidian Classes in both C1 and C2 !
2016 Entry Form (MS Word [.docx])
2016 Information Sheet
2016 Online Banking Statement
2016 Entry Form (MS Word 97-2002 [.doc])
2016 Entry Form - Please use only if you don't have MS Word [.pdf] Fill in by hand LEGIBLY
Support Crew Etiquette
Waterways Code Leaflet
Most files are PDF - use the Email address below if you can't read PDF format files.
Waterside 2016 Series Details
The Waterside Series of Marathon Races comprises of four races held on the Kennet and Avon Canal in
They are organised by Newbury Canoe Club and sponsored by Marsport.
The dates for the 2016 Waterside Series of races are:-
||31st January 2016||Great
Bedwyn to Newbury||13.5 miles
||14th February 2016||Newbury to Aldermaston &
||28th February 2016||Pewsey to Newbury||23 miles
||13th March 2016||Devizes to Newbury||34 miles
The Waterside Series is recognised as being the classic build up for the
Devizes to Westminster Race.
However. the Waterside Series offers its own challenge, and to complete the series is an achievement in itself.
There are 13 classes:-
|K2 Senior||K2 Veterans||K1 Junior||Junior/Vet|
|K2 Junior||K2 Mixed||K1 Ladies||C2|
|K2 Ladies||K1 Senior||K1 Veteran||C1|
|K2 Junior Ladies|
There are prizes for each race, and the Series Trophies are awarded at the end of the fourth race, to the
crew who has completed all 4 races in the fastest total time in each class.
In addition there are Series Senior, Junior & School team events, for any combination of 3 to 8 paddlers
in a minimum of 3 boats.
New for 2016
Two additional Canaidian Classes:
Other Series trophies are:-
|Services Trophy||For the fasted crew (in any class) representing a
|Keith Donkin Cup||For the fastest K1 Veteran Master, male or female (over
50 on 1st January of year of race)|
|Junior Ladies K2 Trophy|
presented by Kimbolton
|For the fastest Junior Ladies K2|
|School Teams Trophy|
presented by the Schools
|For the fastest team in the Junior Team Event
representing a school.|
|John Baggs Trophy|
presented by Bedford School
|For the fastest Junior C2|
|Lyn McLaren Trophy
||For the fastest Junior Mixed K2|
For the fastest Masters K2 (both paddlers over 50 on
1st January of year of race).|
Race Organiser: Clive Williams
Send completed entries to:
Waterside Series Entry,
35 Kingsley Close,
Cheques written out please to: Newbury Canoe Club
( please refer to the Online Banking Statement if considering paying via this method )
Race day Emergency / Retirement Contact number: 07507 173145 (Only to be used on each race day)
Nov 3rd 2015