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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_609e229b11f3b_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_2_609e229b124a6_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_609e229b18787_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_5_609e229b1890c_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_609e229b19dd4_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_8_609e229b19fa0_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_609e229b1d367_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_10_609e229b1d4f7_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_609e229b1f153_rand { min-height: 0; } /* custom css */ .td_uid_13_609e229b1f340_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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  • Paddle Australia announces development of Canoe Slalom Recovery Plan May 13, 2021
    Few paddling disciplines have been more impacted by the events of the past 18 months than Canoe Slalom. An activity that already can only take place at a handful of venues around the country, and that demands a range of conditions to support athlete development, Canoe Slalom has been hard hit by lockdowns and state border […]
  • 2021 PA Canoe Sprint Championships – Newsletter 7 May 12, 2021
    NEWSLETTER 7 12 May 2021 Dear Canoe Sprint Community, This time next week is Day 1 of the 2021 Paddle Australia (PA) Canoe Sprint Championships (Sprint Championships). The Paddle SA and PA staff and volunteers from clubs and the local community are looking forward to welcoming YOU to the fabulous West Lakes venue in Adelaide, […]
  • Myriam Fox Celebrates Mother’s Day With Quality Time May 8, 2021
    Not only is she a mother, but she’s lucky enough to perform two important roles in the lives of her daughters. Myriam Fox has been a coach within the Canoe Slalom program for a number of years, the same program which has fostered her daughters Jess and Noemie. While it was tricky at the beginning […]