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Wraysbury win Dragon Boat 2019 Open League

The 2019 British Dragon Boat Association league has finished with Wraysbury Dragons winning the National Open League title for the second year running. Again, consistency was the winning factor coming outright first or joint first at all bar 1 of the league events. The Open League is open to any age or sex of paddler, […]

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Skiff Championships 2019

Remenham Club at Henley was the perfect venue for the Skiff Championships on the hottest day of the year. With all the Skiff Clubs battling it out at all levels of the sport the 600 metre course also hosted the Premier events of Singles and Doubles Championships.

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Meander 2019 – Rowing the length of the Thames

Wraysbury has completed the Thames Meander – rowing skiffs from Lechlade to Teddington, the length of the non-tidal Thames covering 123 miles and passing through 43 locks over the 4 day Easter weekend. The good weather, as well as the camaraderie, made this endurance challenge a trip to remember. Click the image below for a […]

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Winter Training

It’s not just a summer sport … despite the winter weather WSPC and their friends continue to train with events for dragonboating, skiffing and punting ‘just around the corner’. As well as ad-hoc outings Dragonboats and skiffs have outings on Tuesday and Thursday evening as well as Saturday and Sunday mornings – for more information […]

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WSPC Tri

WSPC held it’s first triathlon with entrants, from many local clubs, paddling skiffs or O1’s and then ‘suffering’ on the bike and run course. Congratulations and thanks to the participants the many helpers. The results are here, check out the courses below.

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Learn to Row – 18th, 25th & 27th June

Book Your Place Now! Open to all Adults (members & non-members) 18+ years – cost £35 per head. Learn how to row in a Thames Traditional Skiff. Get fit and have fun on the river! Race or row recreationally, take part in expeditions and events. Enjoy the members’ clubhouse and bar Course consists of 3 sessions … Saturday, […]

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Launch of ‘new’ punt: Ian MacDougal

Sunday 5th June saw the naming and launching of the latest addition to the WSPC boathouse. “Ian MacDougal” is a 2 foot punt which was donated by the family of Ian MacDougal, a long time member of the club who died in 2014. The boat has been restored by club members, and will serve as a training boat for […]

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Wraysbury Long Distance – First Home Skiff Race of 2016

On Saturday 14 May WSPC hosts the Wraysbury Long Distance head race for skiffs. The race is 4500m and as well as double skiffs includes O1 outriggers.  Entry details to follow.  Details of last year’s race can be found here.

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Wraysbury set to defend their World Championship title in Adelaide

The International Dragon Boat Federation’s Club Crew World Championships will be held in Adelaide, South Australia from 30 March to 7 April 2016.  Wraysbury Dragons will compete in the Senior B (over 50’s) category.  In the Senior B events Wraysbury are the current world champions for 2000m and silver medal holders for 500m and 200m. […]

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Wraysbury Winter Wonderland Ball

The Wraysbury Winter Wonderland Ball on Saturday 28th  November is not only a fund raising event (a Club like ours always is in need of funds!) it’s also the opportunity to have a really good time in amazing but familiar surroundings. Come and see your club house the way you’ve never seen it before! For a […]

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