OLD NEWS - Previous news items from 2009.

8/12/09 Christmas raffle. Click here for a list of winners and prizes.

6/12/09 Congratulations to Ben Kirman and Michael Edwardes, winners of the 6 mile and 3 mile Feathered Blade Competitions. Full results and points table are on the 'Competitions' page.

29/11/09 Well done to Richard Oliver, Gary Carter, Matthew Oliver and David Oliver, who were third out of 18 in the 20 mile K2 relay class of the Ross Warland Memorial Canal Challenge at Banbury.

19/11/09 Congratulations to Peter Quittenton, who was voted Young Sportsman of the Year at the annual Lincolnshire Sports Awards 2009 ceremony today. Don Robertson was runner-up in the Veteran Sportsperson of the Year category and Gary Quittenton was runner-up for Coach of the Year.

31/10/09 Lincoln Ladies win silver at the British White Water Raft Championships on the River Teifi at Llandyssul in South Wales. The team of 6 (Sarah, Mandy, Caroline, Rowena, Ginette and Natalie) were second in the time trial and slalom events and third in the knockout 'head to head' race, which gave them second place overall.

11/10/09 With 42 paddlers from Lincoln CC it is not surprising that we did well at our own Marathon Race. With 2 wins out of three, we are now the second placed club in the Midlands Regional Hasler Club League. Click here for the full results.

21/09/09 Well done to the Marathon racing team who got the club off to a good start in the new 2009-10 season with a maximum 10 club points at the Soar Valley race. With 5 wins and 4 other placings, the prizeging was well attended by Lincoln paddlers. Full results on the marathon website (See Links at left)

19/09/09 Congratulations to Matthew Oliver, who has won the Ron Emes Trophy for Sprint Racing in 2009. Click on the 'Competitions' link on the left to see the points table for all this year's Racing Regattas.

31/08/09 Great results from the National Marathon Championships on the R. Thames.
Peter Q won Gold in U12M with Silver for Julie M (U12F), Emma T (U14F) and Debbie Q (O39VF) and Bronze for Chris G (U12M), Lizzie G (U10F). Lincoln crews also took the first 3 places in U12 K2, 2nd in U10 K2 and were the fastest K4 crew.
As the Club with the best junior results we also won the fantastic 'Spanish Galleon Trophy'.
27/08/09 The 'Club History' has been updated with entries for 2007 - 2009. Click on the 'Downloads' link on the left to see it.

14/08/09 With only Steve Bullivant scoring points at the last Hasler race of the season, Lincoln slipped to 7th place in the Midlands Regional Hasler Club League. The new season starts with Soar Valley on September 20th.

23/07/09 Calendar of events updated to include dates for Club Championships, K4 Challenges and K2 Challenge.See Competitions' page'.

31/05/09 More Marathon success for Lincoln paddlers in the sunshine at Nottingham. Wins for Peter Quittenton and Julie Matesova in U12 Lightning, and Ben Kirman in Div 9. Ten other paddlers were in the top 3 and Lincoln was the second placed Club. See Marathon website for full results. Photos by Chas Tonner.

01/05/09 Car Park Permit Application Form added to 'Downloads' page.

29/03/09 Success for Lincoln paddlers at first Marathon race of 2009 at Gailey. Wins for Sam Bullivant, Ed Quittenton (promoted to Div 5) and Jacob Harley-Beckett (promoted to Div 7), and second places for Matthew Oliver (promoted to div 3), Gary Carter and Steve Gardner.
See Competitions page for current Club position in Midlands league and Bernard Worth points table. See Gailey website for full results.

28/03/09 Club members spent a cold and showery morning tidying up the south bank of Brayford Pool in the vicinity of the HQ. A lot of rubbish was cleared from near the old Model Boat Club landing stage and overhanging trees around our landing stage were cut back. See Gallery for pictures.

15/02/09 Matthew and David Oliver come third at the 13.5 mile Waterside A race on the Kennett and Avon Canal. See February Picture of the Month and click here for a 30s video clip (2MB).