There will be 2 races running on the day.
The main race (15Km) from Howhill Staithe to Martham, race will commence at 2pm.
The shorter race (6.5km) starting at Thurne to Martham, race will commence at 3.30pm.
The race is point to point. There are no portages during the race and water has minimal flow.
All paddlers must register at Martham Boat Yard, NR29 4RG by 11am on Saturday 16th July and all boards will be transported to the start line
Detailed schedule of the event:
Registration will be from 2pm – 4pm on Friday 15th July. Also 9 am to 11am on 16th July.
The main race (15Km) from Howhill Staithe will commence at 2pm. Race Starts as follows:
The shorter race (6.5km) starting at Thurne at 3.30pm.
The awards ceremony will be at 6pm at our Riverside Office, Cess Road, Martham, NR29 4RG.
Categories/classes for entry:
Note: The series only accumulates points for 12’6 & 14’
Total prize money:
£800 total pot
12’6” Male and Female £100.00 First prize, £70.00 Second and £30.00 Third
14’ Male and Female £100.00 First prize, £70.00 Second and £30.00 Third
Full address for event site:
Martham Boats Building & Dev Co Ltd
Norfolk NR29 4RG
Board drop off and event site logistic information:
Registration is in the Riverside Office, NR29 4RG.
Free Shuttle service for Paddlers by coach from Martham Boats to Howhill Staithe.
Shuttle to Thurne Star will be by car
The free board shuttle service will run between 9.00am and 11am.