Good to see so many Stortford paddlers turning out for this race despite the persistent cold rain.
8 miles & 6 portages:
Senior K2 - Jacque Cayford & Dave Cayford 11th (1:30:30), Kerstin Queenie & Robin Dromard 12th (1:35:03)
Mens K1 - Wayne Stevens 5th (1:40:43)
Vet Mens K1 - Dave Hallam 1st (1:08:02), Chris Sze 3rd (1:12:45), Ricky White 5th (1:17:26), Mike Toomey 8th (1:20:06), Kevin Warbrick 9th (1:21:44)
6 miles & 4 portages:
u16 Boys K1 - Murdo White 4th (1:01:12), James Daly 7th (1:12:46)
Ladies K1 - Lexie White 4th & 1st junior (1:00:14), Siobhan Latham 8th (1:13:44), Catherine Robinson 9th (1:19:01)
u16 Girls K1 - Yazmin Layzell 1st (1:06:26), Isabelle Crawford 2nd (1:06:27), Jess Gaynor 3rd (1:19:26)
Marathon C2 - Malcolm Duckworth & Gary Aldam 2nd (56:11); Paul Surrage & Richard Baker 4th (58:15)
3 miles & 2 portages:
u14 Boys K1 - Connor Higgins 5th (29:40), Luke Sellstrom 6th (30:35), James Sellstrom 8th (36:32), Cory Jones 10th (40:12)
u14 Girls K1 - Emilia Boylan 1st (30:00)
u12 K1 - Eilidh White 5th & 1st girl (36:15)
Full results can be seen on the FRA Winter Series results page. You will also find the series results for each class so far. Those who have competed in three or more races during the season will be eligible to win a series award.
The club again took second place behind Chelmsford CC, but comfortably ahead of Barking CC. In terms of points from novice paddlers, however, BSCC were the highest scorers, leaving us strong favourites to win the Dick Grieve Trophy.
Thanks to Chris & Maria Sze for the use use of their photos