Charles Hicks Challenge


26th January 2019 all-day
Basingstoke Canal, starting and finishing at the Canal Centre, Mytchett
Bill Hansell

Charles Hicks Challenge 2019Put the date in your diary now! A different course this year. More details to follow but here are some snippets to wet your spray deck!

– 10 to 12 miles
– Tons of portage practice
– Option for 2 laps for Div 6 to 1 paddlers (20 to 24 miles)
– Open to canoes and kayaks, singles and doubles, juniors, seniors and veterans
– An experience very similar to the Kennet and Avon section of the Devises to Westminster race

Watch this space for further details and entry forms

We will need a goodly number of volunteers to assist and organise on the day. Please let the race organiser Bill Hansell know if you would like to help out. The usual stuff: check-in, starts/finishes, marshals, car parking, paddlers food etc.