Club awards 2019

The recent AGM announced the following awards:

  • Most improved white-water paddler: Tom Brockett
  • Best marathon paddler: Colin Chudley
  • Polo most improved player: Isaac Johnson
  • Polo ‘most valuable’ player: Lewis Downward
  • River God: “Pablo” (random guy in Slovenia), care of Richard Puttock
  • Fish of the Year: Dave Hill, for Upper Dart (Euthanasia), plus various marathon swims
  • Phil Longrigg Trophy: Iain Hissett

Polo is back Outdoor

The Polo contingent has started at the Outdoor Pitch on Wednesday evenings from 6-30pm, throughout the summer at the Cumberland Basin.

Come along and improve your boating technique, while having a laugh!

Club Polo Kit is available free of charge for members and loads of easy parking too.

Club policies and constitution

Here is the set of the club’s policies, collected together into one place.

Operational policies

  • Access to the boat storage cage at Baltic Wharf: Cage_Policy
  • Information for borrowing club boats: Boat_Policy

“Legal” bits

Rules

  • The Bristol Canoe Club Rules can be seen here, but these have partly been superseded by the new Operational Policies: Rules

Pengins Win Polo Div 2

Some great news and many congratulations to the Bristol Penguins, who finished their final DIV SW Regional Tournament last weekend at our Outdoor Pitch. They won 14 out of 14 games and securing promotion to Div 1 SW next season. In addition their goal difference was +39 goals – obviously they didn’t play the Pitbulls!!!

Very best of luck in Div 1 Penguins – there are some mighty Sharks in that league!  More details are available from James Putterill.

Penguins Win

Big congratulations to our Penguin Polo Team who won their league and a massive trophy (see enclosed) at the international Canoe Polo Tournament in Belgium over the wee

kend August 19/20 2017. http://www.de-paddel.be/tournament-1-en

The team included Simon Pearson (our Chairman), Adrian Clancy (Club secretary), James Putterill, Mike Sims, George Lungley, Zachary Gillett, Tommy Hewlett, and Pete Knight.

 

 

Polo Taster Session

Ten members attended our Club’s Polo Taster last night at the Bristol Canoe Polo Pitch. Thanks to all for attending.  I hope everyone likes our new marketing initiative too….

For those unable to attend, the Polo Guys have a regular session on Wednesday from 6-30pm.  Come and along and have a go…..