Paddle and Oar Festival – 8th/9th June 2013



The Stour Sailing Club is pleased to announce a spectacular rowing and canoeing event, to take place on the weekend of 8th – 9th June.

On both days there will be exciting rowing races with a variety of local and many visiting boats, including the 3 Manningtree Skiffs that can be seen regularly rowing along the estuary between Manningtree and Harwich.
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Canoe events are on the Saturday – if you have a canoe come along and join in. If not, why not try one under instruction – there will be a selection for you to have a go in for free!  Starts around 10.30 am.






Novelty races, including blindfold rowing – come along on the Sunday at around 12.30 to register and take part we will do our best to find you  a vessel!


A variety of refreshments will be available in the marquee next to the beach.

On Saturday evening there will be a dance in the marquee from 7.30 onwards – this is a ticket only – costing £10 pp including food. Tickets are available behind the bar in the clubhouse, or e-mail, or phone 01206 396453.


 Get to Manningtree beach around noon to watch and/or to take part.




Itinerary (pdf): P&O Itinerary (1)

Entry Form:     Entry Form 2013 (1)

Leaflet:            leaflet 2013 (1)

Poster:            SSC-PO-2013-poster