CCP Winter Series Race 6, 13th October 2019
Good conditions, with some flow "out", which seemed a bit stronger nearer the lake.
In the 7.5km section, Jess Hagan paddled her third PB!
In the 15km section, Warwick Nichols improved on his recent form, with a close to PB time.
Andrew Wilkinson had the fastest time ...
CCP Winter Series Race 5, 29th September 2019
Good weather, slight flow out, an inconsiderate power boat driver, five PBs, a couple of capsizes and a couple of withdrawals!
Congratulations to Cam Tunbridge, Lew Zaska, Rob McPherson, Nathan Podlich and Jessica Hagan.
Commiserations to those who had their day spoiled by an ...
CCP Winter Series Race 4, 15th September 2019
Good weather, but with a deceptive NNW wind that made the home run much harder! My sympathies were with the "Wyong River Ultra" Paddlers last Saturday, who had to battle much stronger winds! ( "A very enjoyable Event" was the general opinion, and the Dragon Boats added an ...
CCP Winter Series Race 3, 11th August 2019
A wild day, with plenty of wind!
Naturally, all times were slower than usual, except David Hopkins, who almost equalled his time last race!
A busy few weeks ahead, with the final Round of the PaddleNSW Marathon Series at Teralba, on Saturday, 24th August.
Followed by the ...
CCP Winter Series Race 2, 21st July 2019
CCP Winter Series Race 1, 7th July 2019
Today's race held in perfect conditions - with just a little flow out.
Congratulations to all the Paddlers who did their best times ever, on Wyong River!
Lew Zaska also had the fastest time today.
There were some elapsed times affected by mechanical "craft" problems, and the ...
CCP President's Doubles, 30th June 2019
What a wonderful winter's day!
Great conditions on Wyong River.
A hard fought win, in the President's Doubles today, for the President, Mick Carroll, and Cam Tunbridge in Cam's double ocean ski - the Blast 2 - for the first time here.
Second, just 14 seconds behind, was the ...
CCP Summer Series Race 8, 16th June 2019
We were delighted to host about a dozen or so Paddlers from Swansea-Belmont SLSC and Avoca Kayak Club, in good conditions.
Tim Allen and Scott Cunningham helped with handicaps for the "new paddlers," to facilitate good competition.
Bailey Connolly and Ben Rees fought it out for 1st ...
CCP Summer Series Race 7, 9th June 2019
A lovely, fine winter's day, for excellent racing!
Ray Weekes was first, Clive Adams did a two-and-a half year PB, and Max Lyons was third. Nathan Podlich just secured a PB, and ever-green Pete McGee also scored a PB in his recently acquired old K1. Cam Tunbridge had fastest time ...
CCP Summer Series Race 6, 19th May 2019-2
A perfect autumn day for our races on Wyong River, from Lions Park.
It was a bit busy before start time, with a seemingly novice Scout Group setting out for Tacoma, then heading across the bay to Chittaway Point, and up Ourimbah Creek to Sunshine Park. There are still adventurous ...