Paddle NSW News
Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 01/07/2016 - 14:14
Around 200 paddlers braved Saturday’s brisk weather to contest round five of the 2016 PaddleNSW Marathon Series held on the Woronora River.
Hosted by the Sutherland Shire Canoe Club, there were 201 paddlers and 177 boats registered for the event, which offered, five...read more
Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 24/06/2016 - 11:59
More than 200 competitors are expected on the Woronora River when Rd5 of the 2016 PaddleNSW Marathon Series gets underway this weekend.
The event, part of a nine-round state championship, is being hosted on Saturday 25 June, by the Sutherland Shire Canoe Club, with the start line...read more
Submitted by LynnP on Wed, 22/06/2016 - 11:27
Carefully read the details for the Training and Assessment. Each is a separate component of any Course.
This course is based on the Australian Canoeing Award Scheme f...read more
Submitted by PeterT on Sat, 18/06/2016 - 09:56
Sometimes when Riley Fitzsimmons looks around at the athletes next to him, he has to pinch himself to make sure he isn’t dreaming. Such has been the rapid rise from rookie paddler to Olympic squad member for 19-year-old Fitzsimmons, which has seen him develop into a strong chance to make the...read more
Submitted by PeterT on Sat, 18/06/2016 - 09:36
PaddleNSW warmly congratulates Australia’s first Paralympic Canoe Team - our six newest 2016 Paralympic heroes.
This YouTube video is must-see and inspiring. Good luck to the entire team and we are especially proud of PaddleNSW athletes Colin Sieders and Dylan Littlehales.
Submitted by PeterT on Wed, 08/06/2016 - 18:48
All the news from the 2016 Freestyle Nationals plus more ....read more
Submitted by TonyH on Sat, 04/06/2016 - 22:03
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Submitted by LynnP on Sat, 04/06/2016 - 16:31
Fifteen keen paddlers braved the cold of the Goobarragandra River (Tumut). WIth good rain the team quickly transferred from the Barrington to the Goob. Chris James brought his considerable whitewater and swift water rescue expertise to help expand everyones skills in safe river running. ...read more
Submitted by LynnP on Sat, 04/06/2016 - 15:51
Why didn't this rain fall in April?? Then we would have had plenty of water to run the Pack Raft Course. It may have been postponed, but a very keen group met at Penrith Whitewater Stadium to review the latest of pack rafts. They were fabulous in negotiating the whitewater course. If you...read more
Submitted by PeterT on Fri, 03/06/2016 - 13:12
Due to the strong chance of very heavy rain and high winds this weekend, we have decided to postpone Race 7 on Wyong River this Sunday.
Our Paddlers' comfort and safety were the main consideration, with the recent earthworks at Lions Park also a factor.
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