by Ian McGuinness Sue and I had not considered paddling the Myall at any point during the year, with our last race being the Marathon at Windsor in early August.After several failed attempts to sell our beloved SLR2, we decided to take it off the market and a last minute decision saw us register for the 27km race. As weRead More →

By Jeff Buchan Before registering for this paddle a quick check of tidal flow has always been a good idea. It may help in deciding the distance you want to cover and your preferred starting time. We opted for the 9am start over the earlier 8am start as we felt the tide may be of some assistance and, for someRead More →

I will always remember Rod as the gentle man with warm smile in the back seat. In a double, Rod was a regular feature in the back seat of the TK2 he shared with Bert Laurendet. Together they were the most erratic performers of the time trial series. One month they would be six minutes down, the next nine minutesRead More →

By Mark Sundin A concerned call to The Don on Friday night sparked by a forecast gale was met with a stern ‘it’ll be right’, as my double partner Axe and I debated whether to get on the cans or remain committed to our strict pre-race regimen. ‘It’ll be right’ from someone in a position of authority in a peakRead More →

I was wondering if anybody was going to turn up for round 8 of the time trial with winds on Saturday gusting to 100kph south of Sydney. But I shouldn’t have worried. It did however mean that there were no personal best times recorded for the day. The next race will be held on October 13th. Junior Series Lachlan continuedRead More →

After a long illness, Rod Berry passed away yesterday at 5.30 pm.  Rod was a long time member of the Sutherland Shire Canoe Club. In recent years he was a regular feature in a TK2 with Bert Laurendet. Our thoughts go out to all his family and friends. His funeral will be on Monday 16th September at 3 pm inRead More →

Post by Janet. Photos by Ian Wrenford The 2019 Paddle NSW Marathon Series has finished with splendid results for Sutherland Shire Canoe Club. At the end of the series, our club came 4th (out of 26 clubs) in the points score with 5436 points. Our goal was to reach 5000 points, so this result makes us proud. The final roundRead More →