Merioneth Yacht Club


Mawddach Paddlesport Festival

6-Man Rafted Canoe Race

Open Class

New for 2018

Entry forms for both days are HERE

“The 6-man Raft Race is THE major Charity Fun Event of the W/E and the rafts comprise of two 3-man Open Canoes rafted together with a central spar( which we can supply) and then lashed together at the bow &stern. (See Photo Gallery)

The race is tidally assisted within the Mawddach Estuary, takes about 45mins and is held on both days of the Paddlefest. The Organisers can supply up to 5 pairs of Rafted Open Canoes (inc paddles and BAs) on each day on a first come first received Entry Form basis - if you don’t have access to a pair of open 3-man canoes.

There are various prizes, as per the Entry Form, including a Fancy Dress category on the Sunday, and all monies received from these 2 fun races go to Hope House Children’s Hospice - Ty Gobaith, and Local Good Causes.”

2017 Photo Gallery