Race Date
22 May 2022
Race Type
Hasler Race
Organising Club
Exeter CC
David Millar

Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom

Exe Hasler
Sunday 22nd May 2022

Race: Exe Hasler
Organising Club: Exeter Canoe Club
Location & Registration: 62 Haven Rd, Exeter EX2 8DP

(pay parking is in Michael Browning Way)

Registration 10.00 – 11.15
Briefing at 11.30

Geoff Sanders starts at 11.00

Div 1-9 starts from 12.00
(HW 12.30)

Div 1, 2 and 3 K1 & K2 - 12 miles
Div 4, 5 and 6 K1 & K2 - 8 miles
Div 7, 8, 9 K1 & K2 - 4 miles
Geoff Sanders 2 miles

Two mile race will be on the canal with 1 turn

Four mile race will be on river and canal with 1 turn.

Eight and twelve mile races will have two portages and be run on a tidal section of the Exe that can be exposed. Spray decks and buoyancy aids may be made compulsory.

These race details and course maps available on Exe CC Website;


The race will be run in accordance with the current British Canoeing Marathon Racing Committee Rules.

All provisions of ‘Rule 5 - Safety’ apply and participants are deemed to be aware of and accept these.

Participants specific attention is drawn to;

  1. All Div 7, 8 & 9 competitors must wear approved buoyancy aids, in accordance with rule 5) b) iii).
  2. Should conditions require it, paddlers in Div 1 – 6 may also be required to wear buoyancy aids in accordance with rule 5) d) i).
  3. Team Leaders are responsible for ensuring all boats have adequate buoyancy.
  4. There can be a large number of hire canoes and SUP’s on the water and an unpredictable reaction is to be expected. Keep well clear and shout directions to them if necessary and thank them for complying.


Canoeing and Kayaking is by its nature an unpredictable sport and therefore inherently involves an element of risk. Participants should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their own action and involvement.

Please enter via the Marathon Racing website; https://entries.gbcanoemarathon.co.uk/entries by Thursday 19th May. Late entries are accepted on the day with a late entry surcharge.

Senior: £10 per seat, Junior: £8 per seat, Geoff Sanders £5.00. Late entry £3.00.

Please pay using ‘Webcollect’ at the following link


Event Ticket; paddlers not listed on the BC Marathon Racing List (as per the latest list available) will require an Event Ticket. This is an additional fee of £3 (to cover the Race Levy payable to BC Marathon Racing Committee).


South West Regional Number Boards will be provided to be displayed vertically. Failure to return will result in a charge of £5.

All paddlers must wear club colours to score Hasler points.

Please inform the race organisers of any medical condition that may affect any paddler’s performance or put them at extra risk.


Motorised craft, fishermen, swans, weeds, some high banks, rowers, hire canoes and SUP’s, shallow water, tidal flow, ferry wire acrosss river, salmon net.

Local organisations have been notified but the unpredictable reaction and technical capability of the public in hire canoes and SUPS (of which there can be substantial numbers in places along the course) should be noted and rule 2c in the handbook must be followed ‘racing shall be conducted in a manner that considers the safety of the officials, spectators, paddlers and members of the public’


First 3 places in all classes with 4 or more entries, first 2 places for classes with 3 entries.


Veggie chilli and rice will be provided free of charge for competitors after the event. Breakfast and veggie rice and chilli also available for purchase by non-competitors.


Event Welfare Officer has been appointed. Whilst there are showers and toilets no separate junior changing is available.






Entry Details

Race types

    • Division 2 Singles
    • Division 3 Singles
    • Division 4 Singles
    • Division 5 Singles
    • Division 6 Singles
    • Division 7 Singles
    • Division 8 Singles
    • Division 9 Singles
    • Division 2 Doubles
    • Division 1 Singles
    • Division 3 Doubles
    • Division 4 Doubles
    • Division 5 Doubles
    • Division 6 Doubles
    • Division 7 Doubles
    • Division 8 Doubles
    • Division 9 Doubles
    • Geoff Sanders Division A
    • Geoff Sanders Division B
    • Geoff Sanders Division C

Entries are currently open

Entries open
1 May 2022, 1:30 a.m.
Entries close
19 May 2022, 11:30 p.m.
Senior paddler
£ 10.00
Junior paddler
£ 8.00
Geoff Sanders Series paddler
£ 5.00
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