The Club will host its Annual Open Weekend for a festival of canoeing. Desperate Measures have already signed up for the weekend so there will be lots of kit to try out. Food and fun for all. It is a chance for everyone to enjoy a canoeing experience so all visitors welcome.
The Club will have a stand in the Sports & Recreational Activity Hall to promote canoeing and the Club to visitors. It is a 2 day event and those members that are able to support the stand get free entrance to the show. It is our chance to promote the Open Weekend and get new people into the Club. Details to follow.
The Club will run a monthly river trip. Likely to be a mixture of moving and low grade white water. All members welcome. Details to be published via Members Facebook site.
The club will be closed on Christmas eve 24th December.
There will be a Club river trip on Sunday 10 December 2017. It will be a flat water river trip suitable for all members to paddle. A venue has not yet been selected but will be local. Watch out on Members facebook page for promotion.
Newark Canoe Club has been awarded the Newark & Sherwood District Sports Club of the Year Award for 2017. The club was nominated for the award along with a number of other sports clubs in the region with the decision being made by an independent panel of 12 judges. The award is managed by Newark Sports Board and sponsored by Radio Newark. This is a fantastic achievement that reflects on the commitment and support of all members and the Committee, who have worked tirelessly to improve the experience that members and visitors to the club enjoy. Well done all. The Chairman, Gordon Smith and Nik Watson will be on Radio Newark to discuss the award on Tuesday evening, 5 Dec 17, at 7.30 pm.
Newark Canoe Club are pleased to announce that we have been voted Newark and Sherwood Club of the Year 2017.
There are a number of jobs that need doing around the Club, including putting signs up and tidying storage areas. The Sunday Open Session will run as normal. Would welcome the support of all members to assist with the work. The Tuck Shop will be open serving hot drinks and chocolate .
There will be a Club river trip on Sunday 12 November 2017. The trip will be a flat water river trip suitable for all club paddlers. The trip will run from Lincoln city centre and finish at the Pyewipe Inn, journey time of about two and half hours. Meet at 11 am at Altham Terrace, off Boutham Park Road, Lincoln. Register on the facebook page or email the Chairman if you want to join the trip.
The Club will be closed on Sunday 12 Nov 17 to allow all members and instructors to take part in the Club Trip on the River Witham. It will open again normally on Sunday 19 Nov 17 11am until 1pm.