Ironbridge Slalom - Divisions 2,3
3-4th July 2004


What a thrilling weekend - the water level dropped around 8 inches throughout Saturday making the course sharper, the eddies more defined and more than one paddle blade part company from the shaft. Sunday was a different matter as over the day the water continued rising some 14" or more washing out the top of the course and providing a great mid section as paddlers attempted to limbo across the main current.

Some brilliant paddling from all ages and abilities which I feel is reflected in the photos. As for me, I had 4 thrilling runs, rolled twice in anger and on my last run, ended up bouncing down most of the course on my head - upside down stuck in my boat - course looked great from below, just wish I had my camera with me at the time!

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