CANOEING: TRIO’S EFFORTS ACKNOWLEDGED AT CLUB’S ANNUAL MEETING
Three paddlers collected awards at Pirates Canoe Club’s annual meeting.
William Ransley-Hoare was named most improved young paddler, Nathan Gipson won the junior award, with Amy Blaker receiving the adult prize. Coaching officer Paul French made the presentations.
The club boast a membership of around 80 of all ages and stage regular paddles at Conningbrook Lakes at Ashford and River Medway at Yalding near Maidstone.
Kayak surfing and white water are two other specialities, with weekly pool sessions at Grosvenor Hall in Kennington.