Foyle Paddlers Canoe Club
Mourne White Water Race – 2011
Date: – Sunday 4th December 2011
Venue: – Newtownstewart Playing Fields (Midway between Omagh & Strabane, easily visible from the main A5 by-pass)
Registration: – 10.00 – 11.00am
Race Starts: 11.00am
Entry Fee – £ 5 Senior & £ 3 Under 18’s
Course Details – Newtonstewart Canoe Steps – Sion Mills weir. Approx 6.5miles. Grade 1 – 3.
This is a CANI League event for Senior’s & U18’s. It is open to all clubs & individuals. Please note that this race is only suitable for competent independent paddlers, or those paddling as a group, as it is impracticable to provide safety cover along the entire course.
Classes Senior (Male & Female)
Under 18’s (Male & Female)
· > 4.00m (K1s, Wavehoppers, WWR, etc)
· < 4.00m GPs, River runners, etc
· Open Boats
Points will be awarded in accordance with details on the CANI website. The fastest finishers in each boat category will receive the most points, regardless of boat type.
FPCC may in the interests of competition, participation & fairness increase the number of categories.
There will be prizes for each type of boat entered.
FPCC wish to welcome all competitors & visitors to warm soup and refreshments prior to the presentation ceremony at Sion Mills.