Welcome

Welcome to the Marathon Canoe Club of SA, we hope you enjoy your visit to or web home.

Details of our premier event, the Riverland Paddling Marathon (RPM) can be viewed at this site. You can also access details on other marathon paddling events. Or you can look up the latest weather report, river levels and tide times from the links page.

We hope our web home satisfies your interest and whets your appetite for marathon paddling.

For more information contact the club at MarathonCanoeClubofSA@live.com.au

 

Riverland Paddling Marathon


The Riverland Paddling Marathon (RPM) is South Australia’s premiere long distance paddling marathon. The RPM incorporates the Murray 200, the Murray 200 Relay, the Murray 100 and the Riverland mini-marathon.

The 3 day event runs from Berri to Morgan over the Queens Birthday long weekend every year in June.
The Riverland Paddling Marathon attracts all types of paddle craft including kayaks, canoes, surf skis, surf boats, dragon boats and stand up paddle boards. Recreational classes are run in conjunction with competitive classes.
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  • PSA Canoe Sprint Titles 2020-21 Feb 27, 2021
    /* custom css */ .td_uid_1_60818b22a05a9_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_2_60818b22a0bc8_rand { vertical-align: baseline; } PSA State Sprint Titles 2021 Thank you to everyone who attended the Paddle SA State Sprint Canoeing Titles on Monday the 8th of March. Whether you were participating, officiating, or supporting, it was great to see you […]
  • Regatta 4 – 12 Dec 2020 Dec 10, 2020
    /* custom css */ .td_uid_4_60818b22a7023_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_5_60818b22a71c7_rand { vertical-align: baseline; } Here is the draw for Regatta 4 – Regatta-4-Draw-2020.pdf Be prepared with hats, sunscreen, and plenty of fluids. /* custom css */ .td_uid_7_60818b22a8782_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_8_60818b22a88ea_rand { vertical-align: baseline; }
  • Another successful Team Paddle Challenge! Dec 7, 2020
    Last month saw the running of another successful Team Paddle Challenge event at Blanchetown.  Enjoy the images below, courtesy of official photographers Peter Franz Photography PS: not a real arm injury, just the ‘how to treat a snakebite’ testing checkpoint!  
  • Body of canoeist found six days after going missing in Lake Alexandrina Nov 29, 2020
    /* custom css */ .td_uid_9_60818b22abddd_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_10_60818b22abf7e_rand { vertical-align: baseline; } Body of canoeist found six days after going missing in Lake Alexandrina https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-12-03/body-of-missing-canoeist-found-during-search-of-lake-alexandrina/12948106 This is a tragic accident on our waterways and until we know all the facts may have been preventable. Remember paddle safely and follow […]
  • Sprint Regatta 7 November 2020 Nov 10, 2020
    /* custom css */ .td_uid_12_60818b22adc9a_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_13_60818b22ade7d_rand { vertical-align: baseline; } Thank you to all who participated and assisted at the sprint regatta last Saturday the 7th of November.  It was very pleasing to see the number of athletes participating with many new faces. Also, we had the […]

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  • 2021 PA Canoe Sprint Championships – Newsletter 4 Apr 22, 2021
    NEWSLETTER 4 22 April 2021 Dear Canoe Sprint Community, A few weeks ago, the major rain event that impacted much of the east coast of Australia caused flooding of the Nepean River and the lake system around Penrith. The Sydney International Regatta Centre (SIRC) was inundated. Unfortunately, the flooding has caused a build-up of toxic […]
  • Sprint Championships volunteer registration now open Apr 21, 2021
    Paddle Australia (PA) is delighted to be launching volunteer registration for the 2021 PA Sprint Championships at the Sydney International Regatta Centre (SIRC) in Penrith NSW from 19-23 May.  Volunteers form an important part of the PA community and the Sprint Championships will be calling on all those interested in bringing to life the national […]
  • The warm up for Tokyo continues Apr 21, 2021
    Tokyo bound Olympians Riley Fitzsimmons and Lachlan Tame delivered a golden performance on the  opening day of Open competition at the Australian Surf Life Saving Championships on the Sunshine Coast.  Fitzsimmons and Tame teamed up with Peter Mitchell to defend their Open Ski Relay title for the Avoca Beach SLSC, claiming one of the first […]