Event Details

Date(s) 21/11/2020 - 22/11/2020

Time(s)All Day


Date(s): 21/11/2020-22/11/2020

Time(s): The event runs all day Saturday an d Sunday with a range of different competitions held throughout the weekend.

Type: Beginner/Intermediate White Water

Suitability: Confident with Capsizing with a Spray Deck. Some have some experience paddling on Grade 2 White Water.

Location: Hurley Weir

Accommodation: There is camping available onsite, which can be booked through the events page directly.

Food: There is an option to book dinner on Saturday night through he events page directly.  There is usually food sold onsite over the weekend or alternatively arrange your own breakfast, lunches along with plenty of drinks.


Hurley 31.5 Paddlefest suitable for all the Family to come down and visit as spectators (or maybe get involved with the competition!)!

Join for just a few hours or all day!

Last year we had a blast with a few folks entering the competition and the rest spectating or there to socialise- its a fun event for anyone whether competing or not!

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The club is now open to everyone of all competency levels; should the Covid-19 situation change the club may have to return to placing a minimum competency level upon participants. Should this happen participants shall be expected to self-assess at what stage they can suitably participate. The club may increase or decrease the stage at any point so please check back against the event or guidance to check the stage before arriving at your activity. See our COVID-19 Guidance for more details on the club's different reopening stages.

Everyone should continue to:

  • You must register for sessions on arrival (including spectators and volunteers)
  • Arrive ready to paddle
  • Bring your own mask and hand sanitiser
  • Respect venue procedures and one way systems
  • Make every effort to book in advanced including spectators and volunteers as this will help us speed up the check in process
  • Payments by bank transfer are strongly advised, where cash is necessary please bring exact money
  • Masks should be worn and person limits followed in enclosed spaces such as boat stores and changing rooms
  • Please limit use to one craft per person per session and avoid sharing equipment
  • All equipment must be washed or sprayed with disinfectant after/ between uses
  • Read the Blackwater Valley Canoe Club COVID-19 Guidance
  • Adhere to the latest social distancing and official government advice
  • Read the latest Event Booking Terms regarding club activities
  • Whilst you will not be required to book equipment, please read and adhere to the latest club equipment hire and usage terms