News & Reports
Hot and busy As temperatures reached new records in Britain, The Sharks were busy reaching new audiences. and getting more people active. Creating new partnerships and building on existing ones.
Osterley Park 2022
Summer at Osterley Park We are reopening our sessions at Osterley Park on July 23rd. Please. For more information call 07951 770241 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Book Here.
Shepperton July Results
And another promotion! Well done to Hudayfa Hadjali on coming second in his debut event and getting promoted to National Division 3, congratulations also to Jaafar El Haddad who came third (1st under 12) and Ubayda Hadjali (5th), both of whom were making their slalom debut.
Ironbridge – July 22 Results
Meddling in C2! Slalom Coach Rick Moore was racing in Canoe Doubles, with Richard Comer at Ironbridge and, yet again brining home the medals.
Please Support us
To improve Harlesden Canalside Planning is being sort to make significant improvements to Harlesden Canalside, which will enhance what we at The Sharks can offer and do, the improvements will also benefit the wider community and canal users in general.
Greenford Quay Events
A Summer of Fun Our partners at Greenford Quay, are organising a series of events and activities and want you to come along and have some fun. For more information contact their events team by email: email@example.com.
Greenford Quay Saturdays
Family Fun Time at GQ We are introducing Family Fun sessions at Greenford Quay on Saturdays from 11am, no need to book, just turn up, sessions are 30 minutes each and cost £8 for a single boat and £14 for a double.
Parties at Greenford Quay
Something Different We are now able to provide kayaking parties at Greenford Quay, our instructors will be on the water to ensure a safe fun time, interested? then give us a call on 07951 770241 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Stunning performance at Orton Mere Jasmin Uhlhorn became the latest Shark paddler to get promoted to National Division 3 in slalom and she did it in style!
Shepperton Divisions 3 & 4
Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th July This is a local event, run by Shepperton Slalom Canoe Club, whom have been very supportive of The Sharks, so let’s support them and have a lot of fun at their event. It is suitable for all our paddlers in Division 3 and 4.
Cardington – June 2022
Another fun weekend’s paddling Congratulations to Rick Moore, for another first place in the Veterans event and to Aditya Ravichander on making his first appearance in National Division 3 Slalom!
New Southall Sessions
Thursdays from 23rd June at 3:45pm We are introducing an after-school club at Southall on Thursdays at 3:45pm, meeting at Three Bridges School (foot bridge entrance, by the canal). This session will be for school-aged children, will cost £5 per person. For more information call us on 07951 770241 or email email@example.com.
Greenford Quay Sessions
Monday and Wednesday from 4pm New sessions start at Greenford Quay, UB6 0FT, from Monday 13th June, with after-school club at 4pm (school aged children only) and open session at 5pm for all ages (families welcome).
A great month for The Sharks Medals, promotions and new projects were the news stories in May, well done to all those involved and thanks to all those who made it possible.
What A Day
Greenford Quay paddling starts 32 people attended the first canal session of the newly formed Greenford Sharks section of the Club on Wednesday afternoon during half-term, this was following our successful Monday Pool Session at Horsenden School.
A new chapter begins … We are pleased to announce the birth of the Greenford Sharks at Horsenden Primary School Yesterday May 30th. We look forward to an exciting ne chapter in the development of The Sharks.
Langham Farm May 2022
A Truly Great Shark Weekend You really should have been there to enjoy the fun, the company and the success of The Shark paddlers, well done to everyone who took part, young and old, new and experienced.
Cardington June Slalom
Divisions 2, 3, & 4 18th & 19th June This could be another great Club weekend, suitable for all our slalomists! It is a really nice event run by Viking Kayak Club and is about a sixty mile Drive from Harefield.
A Shiver of Sharks
Langham Farm, Frome A Shiver of Sharks are expected at Langham Farm this weekend, for the Division 3 and 4 Slalom, We wish them and everyone else taking part good luck and lots of fun.
Greenford Quay & Horsenden
New Sessions at Horsenden and Greenford Quay The Sharks are starting new sessions at Greenford Quay in June 2022, we will also be working in partnership with Horsenden School to enable people to try kayaking in their pool first.
London Youth Games Report – 2022
Congratulations Aditya and Nicole We had two paddlers racing in the London Youth Games this year and both made the finals. Well done guys, we are looking for paddlers for next year, why not you?
C2 Symonds Yat Winners
Rick winning again Rick Moore, was again winning gold, this time in canoe doubles with Richard Cromer at Symonds Yat.
Cardiff Bay Slalom Results
Another podium finish for Rick Moore in the Veterans K1 Slalom at Cardiff Bay on the Bank Holiday weekend.
Good Luck LYG 2022
Good Luck to all paddlers at the London Youth Games on Saturday May 14th 2022.
As April dawns we Spring back into action, opening up all of our regular sessions on their Summer timetable.
Nene April 2022
Division 4 Slalom Report A great day of fun in the sun at the Nene in Northampton, to new paddlers and a couple of prize winners.
Tuesdays from 5pm Summertime sessions begin on Tuesday from 5pm for beginners and less experienced and at 6:15 for Race boat paddlers. It is time to get re-activated!
At Horsenden Primary School A new partnership is beginning between The Sharks and Horsenden Primary School in North Greenford, today we had a trial run at using kayaks in their pool, and we think it was a great success.
Back to Racing The 2022 slalom season started in March, and we had an amazingly warm spell to help people prepare.
Harlesden Summer Sessions
Monday and Thursday From 5pm We have a new Summer Timetable at Harlesden Canalside; from Monday 25th April, beginners sessions will start at 5pm and then we will have experienced paddlers from 6:15pm.
Spring in Harefield
Monday & Thursday 6pm, Sunday 10:30am Hooray, the clocks are springing forward and we can resume evening sessions at Harefield. From Monday 28th March we will be holding sessions on Monday and Thursday evenings. For more information call 07951 770241 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shepperton Division 2
April 2nd and 3rd The Shepperton Division 2 Slalom takes place on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of April 2022. A convenient and local slalom for all our Division 2 paddlers, other paddlers could enter the Officials event, Division 3 paddlers can paddle up.
Shepperton Slalom March 2022
Rick Rides the Wave The Division one Slalom at Shepperton at the weekend provided the ideal slalom conditions, big water and sunshine and our Slalom Coach, Rick Moore was there to make the most of it.
Stone Slalom March 2022
The Sun Shines on The Sharks A gloriously sunny March day and ideal way to spend it is on the River Trent at the Stone Slalom. Great day for all those who attended, don’t you wish you had been there?
Improving Our Environment
Harlesden Reedbeds The Sharks are committed to maintaining and helping to improve our environment, which is why on Wednesday 16th March, we spent a very wet day helping Canal and River Trust install some reedbeds on the canal at Harlesden,
Rick at Shepperton
This Weekend Rick Moore is back in action at Shepperton division one event this Saturday 19th March, racing K1 Men’s Veterans,
Sharks at Stone – March 2022
Saturday 19th March Three Shark paddlers are racing at Stone on Saturday 19th March, we wish them all the best. There is still time to enter and join us, details on our website.
London Youth Games 2022
Want To Represent Your Borough – 14th May We would like as many Shark Paddlers as possible representing the Borough the either live in or go to school in. There are sprint races and a slalom event. In the past we have had LYG winners from The Sharks.