Thameswey Canoe Club

2010 Programme
There may be more coming up, keep checking your emails and www.thameswey.co.uk or call Siân Smith,
01453 521136
Activities are at the discretion of the leader and may be cancelled if conditions are not suitable. Colours are only a guide, check with leader. Residenti al

Thameswey Pub Nights Less paddle more chat
2nd Tues of the month, until 9 Mar The Greyhound, Siddington 7.30pm
Beginners START + Intermediate 2* level Experience d 3*+ level

Sunday Lake Sessions

Sunday Pool Sessions

1.00-2.30, Milton Road Pool - Capsize, rescue and 9.30 – 12.00, open to all members rolling practice: 7 Mar, 11 Apr, 9 May, 6 Jun, 4 Jul, 5 21 Feb, 21 Mar, 19 Apr, 16 May, 20 Jun, 18 Jul, Sep, 10 Oct, 7 Nov, 5 Dec 1, 15 & 29 Aug, 19 Sep, 17 Oct, 21 Nov, 19 Dec Sat 20 Feb Skittles Evening at Ferndale Club, Rob Swindon Weekend 27 -28 Feb River Barle/ Croyde Bay Graeme Bunkhouse, Dulverton (Walks for those who don’t paddle) Tues 9 Mar Pub Night Paddle chat Sun 14 Mar Brecon Area Trip - Experienced Paul Paddlers Sat 27 Mar River Trip Siân and Graeme Tues 30 Mar, 6.30 Lake 12 Coaches Update Kevin 2-5 Apr Ty’n yr Erw Bunkhouse Bala area: Rivers, lakes, National Amelia £16pppn fully catered Whitewater Centre, walking, climbing,etc Tues 6.00 – 8.00/8.30 Tuesday Evenings Start Here: training Look out for the new programme 13 Apr until end of Sept courses and other paddling opportunities Sun 25 Apr Trip Aubrey Sun 2 May experienced Trip possibly Cardiff Whitewater Dave paddlers Centre Provisional 22 or 23 May Trip 29 May -5 Jun - Croyde Bay Surf Kayaking and lots more Rob Tues 8 Jun 6.00 – 8.30 Open Canoe Special with Rob Yates Paul

Sat 12th June 7.30 – 12.00
Sun 13 Jun - afternoon 25-27 Jun – Scouthouse, Forest of Dean Weekend 10/ 11 Jul 24 – 31 Jul

Thameswey Summer Ball
Trip for Intermediate Paddlers Club Weekend. Paddling on Symonds Yat, Wye , walks and social goings on….. great! Isle of Wight Trip for Experienced Paddlers Bala Camping: Rivers, lakes, National Whitewater Centre, walking, climbing,etc Trip for Intermediate Paddlers Weekend Open Canoe CampingTrip

Julie & Sue

Rob Val

Val Graeme and Siân

Provisional 31 Jul or 1 Aug 7-8 Aug Sun 15 Aug

Summer Social Event
Trip for Experienced Paddlers Trip

Graeme Barbecue, competitions, loads of fun Rob

Sun 22 Aug Provisional 11 or 12 Sep

Weekend 25/ 26 Sep - London Sun Oct 3 - all day

Great River Race - support the TCC team Dragon Boat Races

Alan Dave

31 Dec - Scouthouse

New Year’s Eve Party (provisional)

Val

Boat Hire: Members may hire boats and other kit for trips. The cost is £7 per person per trip, or a max of £20 per family. KayakStart Courses: 13-20 Apr, 4-11 May, 8-15 Jun, Canoe Start Courses: 4-11 May, 13-20 Jul, 7-14 Sep 13-20 Jul, 7-14 Sep KayakOne Star Courses: 27 Apr – 25 May, 20 July – Canoe One Star Courses: 8 Jun – 6 Jul, further 17 Aug, 7 – 28 Sep courses according to demand Foundation Safety & Rescue: 29 Jun – 13 Jul, 7 – 21 Two Star Courses: 13 Apr – 22 Jun, 8 Jun – 10 Aug, Sep 27 Jul – 28 Sep