Week 4/ March
**Please Note : Archives
If you did not receive the last two emails for March they are
where I have archived all the emails. There is a link to that
page on the front page of "Canoeing in Western Australia"
W. A. P A D D L I N G N E W S
for a change . . .
here's another paddlers' guessing game. <http://www.iinet.net.au/~rokhor/canoe/walgaugepics04.html>Click
here for three pics - what are paddling legends Bevan Dashwood
and Colin Thorpe up to with such meticulous care? *Answer is
at end of this email - in code, so you can't cheat! Clue: all
white water and Avon paddlers should be grateful - our thanks,
with the Best! - from Peter Martin
There will be a Recreational Craft event at the Marathon Nationals
at Easter: 13.5 km race for recreational craft will be run Sunday
Over 4.45m and Under 4.45 m. Cash prizes.
Male and Female
Junior, Open, Vets
Sponsored by Main Peak and Canoeing Down Under
More details soon, entry forms available from Canoe WA 08 9285
Dinner for Nationals - from Peter Martin
Bayswater Waves Aquatic Centre, Sunday, 11th April, 6pm. $35
for Seniors, $25 for Juniors ( U14 ) (You eat too much as you
Pirra is accepting Reservations 08 9285 8501 <mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks to Swan Canoe Club for their excellent job at rescue on
Sunday - from all paddlers, especially those who needed help!
Also thanks to all those people who stood by those in difficulty,
taking a pause in their race. Results will be available
Organisers of next Sunday's Freo to Perth race are looking for
volunteers for escort/rescue boat duty. If you can help please
ring Cathy, 9277 7489.
If anyone has a copy of the paddling news emails which I sent
during May, 2002, I would be pleased if you would let
me know as I can't find them to add to the archives. (Maybe I
didn't send any?)
- from Barb, SWCC
A yellow buoyancy vest was left behind after the Bridge to Bridge
Race. I would love the owner of it to contact me so it can
be returned: <mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org
Freo to Perth - marathon: meet at end of Johanna Street, North
Fremantle, (Stirling Bridge) for 12km to The Narrows. Rego -
7:30 am for an early start to the race.
Avon Descent clothing and
equipment. Call Matthew
0412 462 486 or <mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org
Sprinter (or Panther) built "Avon tough". Good
money paid for good boat. Call Cara on 9384 4024 or <mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spirit CTR under $600 or Finn Affinity under $800 for
ocean fitness. Contact Brian 9401-3086 or <mailto:email@example.com>firstname.lastname@example.org
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