[TOP] Nick East & Matthew Guy training in a new High volume marauder. 

DW 2012: Great results for Kirton Paddlers

Congratulations to all who took part at this years Devizes to Westminster race. It was another good year for Kirton with many winning boats across the classes.


A special congratulations to Nick and Matthew of Exeter Canoe Club for coming third in the senior doubles (in a new light-weight H/V Marauder made especially for the event) and Michael and Connor from Fowey River Canoe Club for coming first in the Junior doubles in a Kirton Mustang. 


Apologies if I've missed anyone out, but here's quick rundown of winning paddlers in Kirton boats. Well done to all! To see all the results click here.


Junior Doubles

1st  ~ Michael Southey & Connor Peters

~ Fowey River CC ~ 17:22:07 (Mustang)

2nd ~ Leo Turnell-Ritson & Gus Breen

~ Bryanston School ~ 18:07:26 (Mustang)

3rd ~ Megan Middleton & Dan Palmer

~ Fowey River CC ~ 18:38:04 (Mustang)

Senior Doubles

3rd place ~ Nick East & Matthew Guy ~ Exeter CC ~ 18:43:11 (Marauder H/V)

TEAM: Three fastest junior doubles

1st Place ~ Royal Hospital School~ 61:12:02

2nd Place ~ Kimbolten School ~ 62:03:37

3rd Place ~ Churcher's College ~ 62:21:20

4th Place ~ Bryanston School ~ 62:42:00


team: Two fastest junior ladies doubles

1st Place ~ Cranleigh School ~ 47:36:48

2nd Place ~Dauntseys School CC ~ 47:47:42

Team: Three fastest senior doubles

1st Place ~ Exeter CC ~ 66:35:53 (Marauder H/V, Mirage 4 & Glider)