The Waterside Series
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Entries have risen by 2 Pounds to cover the following:
- BC Levies (1 Pound)
- Online payment
- Use of the upgraded/refurbished Newbury Waterside Centre
- Absorbtion of inflation costs of port-a-loos etc...
Seniors: 17 Pounds/seat and Juniors 13 Pounds/seat, with a reducton of 4 pounds for Series entries.
The Waterside Series of Marathon Races comprises of four races held on the Kennet and Avon Canal in the Spring.
They are organised by Newbury Canoe Club and sponsored by Marsport UK.
The dates for the 2022 Waterside Series of races are:-
2022 Information Sheet
Support Crew Etiquette
Waterways Code Leaflet
There is a major change to the route to Newbury Wharf [RG14 5AS].
Please see the annotated Maps
The Waterside Series is recognised as being the classic build up for the
Devizes to Westminster Race.
There are 13 classes:-
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.Two Canadian sub-categories (qualifying for Series prizes): Ladies C2 Ladies C1
Other Series trophies are:-
So far we have links to photos taken during the Series:-
Mike Beaumont: Link
Tony Smith: Link
So far we have links to photos taken during the series:-
Race A: Gary Kinghorn: Link
Series: Mike Beaumint: Link
Series: Tony Smith: Link
Race Organiser: Clive Williams
Cheques written out please to: Newbury Canoe Club