How many paddlers did we have?
October’s Stone Slalom brings to the end another Slalom Season and time to look at the final rankings of Shark Paddlers.
Our highest ranked paddler for the second year running was Khaleel Ziauddin, who finished the year in 43rd place in Men’s Division 2 K1, up six places on his position last year, collecting 831 points from just 4 events. He is ranked 169th in the under 23 League for the whole of the UK.
Jasmin Uhlhorn is our top ranked woman for the second year running. She is ranked 19th in Division 3, gaining 565 points from just 4 events, moving up from 22nd last year.
In 37th place with 205 points from 4 events is Fleur Harman, up 19 places on last year.
The legendry Richard Davis at just 85-years-old (yes, eighty-five) is ranked 48th in Division 3 Men’s Kayak and top Master over 85, so a National age group champion! He collected 323 points from 5 races.
Just one National Division for Canoe Doubles and Rick Moore is ranked 15th in the Country with Richard Comer, they have 700 points from 3 events.
Neal Underwood came 26th, earning 81 points from 2 events.
Our slalom coach Rick Moore was 7th in the National Veterans League, with 2,869 points from 5 events.
Danny Dalrymple came 45th with 787 points from 5 events.
Rick Moore racing this class for the first time came 11th, picking up 1,461 points from 4 events.
Division 4 is entry level races, this year we had 5 paddlers race at this level.
Published 5th November 2023