Congratulations to this years Hawkesbury straight jacket award winners. The straight jacket awards are presented to paddlers who have completed a number of Hawkesbury Classics. This year Tam Fook Chee achieved 10 and David Little reached 5. Well done guys.Read More →

The Hawkesbury Race(aka The Archibald Prize) When Greg raised the possibility of paddling as a double in the Hawkesbury Classic many months ago now, it was an offer I took up freely. Having completed the race with Sue more than 10 years ago, time had a way of making me forget what was actually involved. The Hawkesbury is not justRead More →

Training routes all title distances are return loops. Race paddlers should assume 8-10.5kmph Woronora to Alford’s Point Bridge 20km This route is generally considered to be club standard for marathon and Hawkesbury paddlers. From the club or boat ramp follow the Woronora River to the George’s and turn left at Como. Continue past Oatley, through the marina at Lugarno, thenRead More →