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Mawddach Paddlesport Festival - Barmouth


2019 Dates

Weekend  6th/7th July 2019


Hope House Cheque Presentation Photo

A Big Thank You

This year’s Paddlefest raised a magnificent £3,000 for Hope House
Children’s Hospice in N. Wales - and it was great fun doing it too!

 

6-Man Rafted Canoe Race - Open Class (For Teams from outside the Local Area of Barmouth). Rafted Canoes provided to the 1st five  Entrants in Open Class on both days - See Entry Form

Guided Paddle on both days


This is an Exciting Weekend Paddlesport Event for all the Family with something for everyone. Based in the holiday Resort of Barmouth and held on The Magnificent Mawddach Estuary in Southern Snowdonia .

From April 2019 - Entry forms for ALL events can be found here

Results for 2018

Hope House Raft Race

1st       HMS Hank                  Winners of the Hope House Challenge
2nd      Mama’s Boys              Close Second
3rd       Bubble Trouble
4th       Mawddach Pirates
5th       Lord Farquard
6th       Aquamax
7th       Submersibles
8th       Shark Attack
9th       Blazing Paddles
10th     Phil Mccracken           Winning Blue Light Team
11th     Shropshire Ladies       Winning Ladies Team
12th     Fort Knights
13th     Rub a Dub Tub
14th     Aquaholics
15th     Dirty Oars                   Winners of “Last Inn” Award
DNF    Harlech Tr

Mawddach Challenge Raft Race

1st       Y Teirw                                    Winners of the Mawddach Challenge
2nd      Yffermwyr Golyglus
3rd       Peaky Paddlers
4th       Unicorn
5th       Llanarmon Sinkers      Winning Family Team
6th       Seas the Days                        Winning Ladies Team & Best Fancy Dress

Mawddach Marathon - Kayak Race

1st       David Hatton               K1 Winner  &   Winner of Mawddach Marathon Trophy
2nd      Benjamin Edom          Vet Ski                        Fastest Surf Ski
3rd       Stephen Marnell          Vet Ski
4th       Alan Cole                    Vet Ski
5th       Richard Humphries     Vet Ski
6th       Steven Whipp             K1
7th       Andrew Leggett           K1
8th       Mike Hewitt                 SUP


Timetable of Events 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAT 30TH JUN

 

SUN 1ST JUL

HW BARMOUTH

 

1023

 

1056

 

 

 

 

 

GUIDED PADDLE & SUP

 

 

 

 

 

Registration

0730-0800

 

0800-0830

 

Assemble

0800

 

0830

 

Start (HW-2)

0830

 

0900

 

Arr PMP

<1100hrs

 

<1130hrs

RAFT RACE

 

 

 

 

 

Registration

0700-0930

 

0800-0930

 

Issue BA’s

0930-1015

 

1000-1045

 

Safety Brief

1020

 

1050

 

Start (HW+5mins)

1030

 

1100

 

Finish (HW+45mins)

1110

 

1140

CANOE MARATHON

 

 

 

 

 

Registration

 

 

0800-0930

 

Safety Brief

 

 

1020

 

Start (HW-30mins)

 

 

1030

  Finish     1145-1215

Celtic Rowing Challenge

 

0915

 

 

 

Please email me with any queries about any aspect of the event

jonswain@talk21.com


Safety Regulations here

Shorebased Events Running Throughout the Weekend

  • Trade Stands
  • 25 Piece Hope University Silver Band 
  • Batala Band
  • Tombola
  • Cake Stand

This Festival is run by the Merioneth Yacht Club in favour of Hope House Children's Hospice in N. Wales - Ty Gobaith and other Local Good Causes.

 

 

 

 

Full details of the Festival are also available on the Menu Sub Pages
(see "Paddlesports Festival" menu item)

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The Magnificent Mawddach - Will you be There?