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ROUTES & START TIMES

You will need to choose a route and a start time. If you are supporting by car or cycling round, please see Where to Watch

ROUTES

Choose from one of these three routes.

See Ben’s GoPro video – around the Ring in 2 minutes for a taster

21 Miles – THE COMPLETE WORCESTER RING

  • Start and finish at Worcester Canoe Club.
  • 18 portages, 2 tunnels and 2 food stops.
  • This is the full circle for experienced kayakers – a tough challenge.

15 Miles – THE OFFERTON CRUISE

  • Start at Offerton and finish at Worcester Canoe Club.
  • 12 portages, 2 tunnels and 2 food stops.
  • Recommended for open canoes (Canadian) and less experienced kayakers

START TIMES

Choose an appropriate start time for the route you have chosen.

THE COMPLETE WORCESTER RING, 21 miles

*** Registration 45 minutes before chosen start time. ***

  • 9 am start – sit on tops, tourers, sea kayaks, more relaxed open canoes. (Registration 8.15)
  • 10 am start – slower racing boats – perhaps div 8-9, fairly speedy open canoes. (Registration 9.15)
  • 11 am start – competitive racing boats, fast open canoes. (Registration 10.15)

THE OFFERTON CRUISE, 15 miles

10 am start – most open canoes, sit on tops, whitewater boats, tourers, sea kayaks. (Boat drop off 9 am)

  • 10 am start – fast open canoes, slower K1s.
  • 11 am start – faster K1s, K2s.

MAP

Map

or you can see it on the Google Map of the Ring

 

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