Event Date 12-04-2020 6:00 pm
Event End Date 12-04-2020 10:00 pm
Registered 0

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Sorry - Cancelled Due to Lockdown - Stay Safe

Event Date 05-12-2020 5:00 pm
Event End Date 05-12-2020 10:00 pm

Santa Paddle

Santa Charity Paddle - Monday 28th December 2020

A fun paddle and informal racing to blow away the seasonal calories !

Costumes are not compulsory but highly recommended.

Format:

10:00–11:00                

11:00–12:00

11:00–12:00

 

 

 

 

 

12:00–13:30.

 

 

 

14:00 ish

Arrival, rig, prepare, drink coffee

Free paddle / warmup on the northern half of the lake

Santa Super Sprints!

Alternative for those with a more competitive edge!

3 sprint races, 2 classes:

1.     Unlimited: race boards, hardboards, iSUPs, anything goes

2.     Fun: iSUP / general purpose boards, no raceboards, no 6 packs!

Each race c 10 min, fixed start-line to #3, #4, fixed finish-line.

The first RLSC Santa SUP parade!

The main event!

Mass start at the club, paddle the full lake towards the dam, then returning with a lap of the northern half of the lake. c 3 mile loop with the option of stopping after the dam/southern half c 1 mile. 4 safety boats: Lead, tail, and 2 mid fleet.

Off the water

Complementary mulled wine and mince pies.

RLSC:

  • Entry fee, £5 per board with a maximum of 50 boards.
  • Free carparking.
  • All surplus will be donated to the Rudyard Lake Trust.

Covid considerations:

  • It’s obviously impossible to predict the requirements in place at the time of the event, RLSC is an RYA affiliated club and will fully comply with all Covid guidelines.
  • All entrants must use the Covid mobile app and scan the club code.
  • It is unlikely that the changing rooms or showers will be open so all entrants will have to change in their cars….. Hot showers next year!
  • It is unlikely that the club inside catering will be operating. A mobile coffee bar / catering concession will be on site for your Cappuccino or posh hot chocolate!
  • No entries on the day, pre entry and pre-payment only.
  • No briefing or prizegiving on the day, a video briefing will be recorded and posted online, prizes will be ‘announced’ in the carpark.

Safety:

  • It will be cold and damp, possibly frosty.
  • Safety boats will be on the water, but you are responsible for your own safety
  • All paddlers must: Wear a PFD, board leash, suitable winter paddling clothing (full wetsuit / dry suit / SUP suit), carry a whistle, carry min 3M of light rope / string tied to the front of their board.
  • All paddlers must have 3rd party insurance.

How to book

  • Registration now open to club members.
  • Registration to general public from 1st November 2020.
  • Booking fee is none refundable unless the event is cancelled by RLSC.
  • If you are coming as a single paddlers, register using the REGISTER (INDIVIDUAL).
  • If you are coming as a group of paddlers, register using the REGISTER (GROUP).
  • Due to limited car parking can you add the numbers of cars you are bringing in the comments box
Event Date 28-12-2020 10:00 am
Event End Date 28-12-2020 2:00 pm
Capacity 50
Registered 11
Available place 39
Individual Price £5.00

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