Stone 3/4 7-8 March 2015
Matlock 2 14-15 March 2015
Thanks everyone for getting your entries in on
There are still a few places left for late entries.
Lee Valley Double Prem and Selection
STOP PRESS - SPACE AT LEE VALLEY
Lee Valley double Prem is not yet full and there is space
(until limit reached) for Div 1s to paddle up. Entry
fee £48. MORE>
Please offer to help with bankside safety
Photography at the event
There will be a charge (£25 for one day or £40 for two days) for
photographers wishing to access the grass area by the course. Official
press photographers and nominated individuals who regularly share their
images with GB canoeing will be exempt. Please contact
for further information. Registration will be in
slalom control and a flotation device must be worn at all times.
Entries to date
These are the
entries received and paid for. Please do not email me unless there is an error.
Entry fee £48 for the double and £30 for a single race.
Entries by cards and cheque or by email with a cheque posted to me.
Late entries for the Prem will only be accepted with the correct late
entry fee and if there is space. Late entries will not be accepted
for Junior and U23 selection. Paddle up entries will only be
confirmed at the close of entries on Friday 27th February.
Please volunteer to help with the running of the race
- safety, boat control, runners, judges and demos/forerunners.
Tully Prem & Scottish Selection
Canoe Slalom Club Development
Announcing an exciting opportunity to engage in a joint club development
project between your club and British Canoeing!
The Canoe Slalom Club Development project aims to support the development of canoe clubs
with a specific
slalom focus across England and create a world-leading talent programme
to find and nurture talented athletes.
Attention Race Organisers
2015 Organisers' Pack is now available. You can pick
individual documents or download the whole Pack as a ZIP file.
If any Organiser needs the Pack on CD, please contact
New Rules and Regs
Division 3/4 events: no levies to be paid in 2015.
If you run a 2/3/4 or a 2/3, levies are due on all classes, except Div
Selling food at events
The FSA has produced some
guidance. If you’re still unsure, contact your local
authority. In England, environmental health officers can provide advice
to community groups about food quality, hygiene and safety.
From September, all clubs will need to have two members who have been on
a safety course for all canoeing activities.
Event Management Safety Workshop
England Regional Talent Coach Wanted
Advert and Job Description for the England Regional Talent
Coach (Slalom) – Northern Region.
Shepperton Div 1/2
Both races are now fully subscribed - start lists on calendar.
Tully Div 1 and PCC
The Sunday 12th Grandtully Div 1/Pan Celtic Race is now full, with a few
spaces remaining on Saturday 11th April.
Entries received are shown under
list" in the calendar (if there are dates against your name
your entry has been accepted, if not, not).
Any further entries will be added to a waiting list in
order of receipt and I will email to let people know if they have
places. Please do not book accommodation or travel without
sending in your entry.
There is also a waiting list for paddle up places.
Applying for your Bib
More below, but please note:
you won't get your bib
unless you send (to the right bib officer) a properly completed bib
application form, proof of BCU membership, a bib voucher or a cheque for
£9, and a suitable envelope with at least £1.17 in postage on it.
There is an error in the Yearbook. The contact for entry cards is still
Mrs S Paterson, 14 Clay Street, Wymeswold, Loughborough LE12 6TY.
Pinkston Div 1/GB Vet and J16 Champs
Entries are coming in steadily and I recommend you get your entry in
before you make accommodation or travel arrangements.
Cardiff Prem cancelled: new race at Tees
The Cardiff Prem scheduled for 3rd October has been cancelled. Seren Dŵr and Canoe Wales regret that it has not
possible to host a financially viable race.
The Slalom Committee has arranged a replacement for Cardiff at Tees on
Sunday 18th October, and the Tryweryn double has moved to 3rd and 4th
England Pan Celtic Team
England Pan Celtic Team 2015>
Please acknowledge by email
which events you hope to be available for. Please provide an email address that
you monitor on a regular basis.
Paddlers should enter the divisional race held on the same weekend as each PCC. Prem paddlers should mark their card "England" and the
committee will pay their entry fees for them. The Grandtully Pan Celtic race is
now full and
entries are only possible through a waiting list.
Teams will be finalised from the start list before the race, based on the team
order published, and any remaining team slots will be filled in ranking order.
If you wish to buy England Slalom Team kit from Peak UK, please say so
in your email and I will send you a link and a discount code.
Applying for your Bib
Make sure you send your bib application to the right person.
Don't forget your national association card or a photocopy, £9
deposit (cheques payable to BCU Slalom Committee) or a valid £8 bib
voucher, and a large, strong SAE with postage for 150g.
Please make sure you
put enough postage on your bib application – it may be a “large letter” under
Royal Mail rules. If it is, and large letter postage hasn’t been paid, it is
likely to be delayed and you will have to repay the penalty fees before you get
Bib Application Form>
C1M: Carole will
be at the Stone Div
3/4 on 8/9 March and the Lee Valley Prem on 14/15 March. She will bring
your bib if you
in advance. Send the paperwork to her or bring it on the
C1W: Mark will be at Lee Valley, but you
must send him the paperwork beforehand.
Prem K1M: if you send your bib application
paperwork to Tracy she will bring your bib to the Lee Valley race.
Prem and Div 1 K1W: Sally will be at Lee
Valley and the Shepperton and Tully Div 1 races. She will bring your bib
if you send her your bib application form, proof of membership and bib