Paddle ‘n’ Ski Hadspen Race 16 October 2018

The first race of the 2018-2019 Paddle ‘n’ Ski Hadspen races was held on Tuesday night with 13 paddlers taking part. The water level was u a bit more than usual making paddlers work hard upriver and then enjoying the river flow on the way back down. There were some solid times by all paddlers. The handicaps are set below for next weeks racing.

Paddler Time Position Handicap
Beth Wadley 26:48* 1 15:33
Geoff MacQueen 33:38 2 26:32
Phil Barratt 35:01 3 25:10
Chris Bates 35:47 4 24:24
Michael Peters 35:59 5 24:12
Amanda Chong 36:33* 6 Go
Phil Nelson 37:22 7 22:49
Mark Rathmell 37:25 8 22:46
Ken McLean 37:46 9 22:25
Claye Mace 41:02 10 19:10
James Caspar 41:21 11 18:51
Jane Martin 46:24 12 13:50
Chris Schulz 49:20 13 10:55


Guntime for next week will be at 6:30 pm, (for those new to handicap racing your start time is you handicap after 6:30 pm, ie 13:50 handicap starts at 6:43;50) to be safe be ready to race at 6:40 pm. If you miss your start time you can still race, have your time recorded and score points. New paddlers will be able to set their handicap time. If you are starting more than 20 minutes after your handicap you may be asked to race a shorter course to ensure on water safety.

Check the main Hadspen page for more details.

See you all on Tuesday.

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