SUNDAY 9th June 2013
VENUE: Burton Canoe Club, Newton Road Park, Newton Road, Winshill, Burton on Trent, DE15 0TU, map available at http://www. burtoncanoeclub.co.uk/information /Contact.aspx
Organising body: Burton Canoe Club, Newton Road, Burton on Trent.
RULES: as per BCU Marathon Racing Committee, vertical number plates for all divisions, buoyancy aids for all paddlers in Divs. 7, 8 and 9 and Lightnings.
Divs Distance Portages Briefings Start Times
Lightning (U12’s and U10’s only) or GP(Club members) 2 Km 0 10:45am 11:15am
7, 8 and 9 singles, 7, 8 and 9 doubles. 4 miles 0 10:45am 11:00am
4,5 and 6 singles, 3/4, 5 and 6 doubles 8 miles 1 12:00pm 12:15pm
1 and 2 singles. 12.5 miles 2 12:00pm 12:15pm
The organisers reserve the right to amend the course or safety rules as necessary subject to river conditions or other factors.
HAZARDS: Other river users including rowing clubs, weir, fallen trees and swans.
CHECK-IN: From 9:00 till 11:00 am.
Current BCU cards or Junior Section Cards, to be shown at booking in or sent with entry.
A BCU event fee of £5 is payable for non-BCU members and those unable to prove their membership in division 7 to 9.
Divisions 1 to 6 are NOT allowed to race without proof of BCU membership.
PRIZES: 1st, 2nd and 3rd in all divisions subject to entry, plus best Lady, Vet, Junior, and C1 not a winner of a race, subject to entry.
REFRESHMENTS: Light refreshments will be on sale to spectators and available free to all paddlers.
FEES: Seniors £6.00. Late entry fee £1.
Juniors £5.00. Late entry fee £1.
Lightning race £2.50.
1. Please use the HRM program to send in your entries electronically;
2. Entries will also be accepted using the attached form.
3. Email entries must be paid for at check-in.
4. To be sent with the correct fee, before 7th June 2013, please, to;
Steve Ball, 22 Durham Drive, Rugeley, Staffs. WS15 1LD.