Stour Descent

STOUR DESCENT

1st December 2019


General information:

A 13.5 mile Race on the River Stour taking the form of a time trial that includes: one optional shoot, one obligatory shoot and a compulsory portage. A hard and exciting combination for an enjoyable days racing!

Date: Sunday 1stDecember 2019
Start: Sturminster Newton Mill
Finish: Bryanston School

Thanks to our sponsors: Bournemouth Canoes, South Coast Canoes, Bryanston School, Gorge Cafe.

Classes:
Racing K1 & K2
Touring K1 & K2
Canadian, single & double
Slalom

Age Categories:
Junior, Senior, Veteran & Mixed

The race starts at 11:00am and your attention is drawn to the fact that the course can be exacting with few access points. Hazards include sharp turns and shallows; trees are a special problem, especially after high rainfall. After the race there will be hot showers, warm changing rooms and refreshments. Entry Fee £12 per paddler (£15on the day), £5 extra for non BCU members.