Alva Slalom – Division 3/4
Sunday 23th May 2021
Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th September 2021 (includes Scottish Schools)
On behalf of CR Cats, I would like to welcome everyone to our slalom site on the River Devon, Alva for this year’s Division 3/4 Races. I hope you all have a very enjoyable day, especially those competing for the first time.
These slaloms will run to be covid compliant.
If you have any queries, please e-mail CRCATS.EVENTS@gmail.com
Start List and Results
The slalom site is on the River Devon between Fishcross and Alva (Map OS Reference is NS894960). If coming from Alva on the A91, turn right once you have left Alva (signposted Fishcross). The slalom site is on the left hand side with the entrance set back of the road before the slalom site (there is a telegraph pole opposite the entrance with a mirror on it). If coming from Kincardine Bridge, follow signs for Sterling Mills on the A908 but turn left at Fishcross onto the B9140 and then first right signposted for the Equestrian Centre. If using SATNAV, use postcode FK10 3AW (This is on the other side of the river but within sight of the slalom site). CR CATS is also now on Google Maps!
There is camping in the field (£2.50 per person per night). For those not camping, parking is £1 to help cover the costs of the toilets. There is a water supply and there will be toilet facilities.
Please park cars on perimeter of field and leave space in the middle for the kids to play.
There won’t be a cafe for the May event. First Aid available during competition times.
The course will be set by mid afternoon the day before the race. The actual Race Day will be dependent on covid guidance and how many paddlers enter
The timeslots for each group will allow for practice, a break and the 2 runs.
2 Groups : 08:00 – 12:30 and 13:30 – 18:00
3 Groups : 08:00 – 11:00 , 11:45 – 14:45, 15:30 – 18:30
PLEASE enter online – you can do this even if it’s your first ever slalom.
You can enter online at www.CanoeSlalomEntries.co.uk
If you are entering a race for the first time, here are some handy instructions for how to enter – Guide to entering your first race
If you need any help entering online or have any questions, please just email: CRCATS.Events@gmail.com and we’ll help you out.
Entries will be accepted on the day, but it would be much easier for our stress if paddlers entered on line. If you enter and then find you can’t come, we will refund your entry.
Div 3 and 4: 1st,2nd, 3rdand junior prizes
On the day
For Div 4 Paddlers: Come to the entry desk. If you have entered online, please tell us your SCA number, or completed day membership for the SCA (£5). We will then give you your bib. We will also be accepting on the day entries for Div 4 at this desk.
For Div 3 Paddlers: If you have entered online and paid for everything and have your bib. Have fun, you don’t need to come to control!
Please can I remind you that competitors who finish their run must stay on the water to act as safety for the next two Competitors.
*Please note that “CANOEING AND KAYAKING ARE “ASSUMED RISK”-”WATER CONTACT SPORTS” THAT MAY CARRY ATTENDANT RISKS. PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BE AWARE OF AND ACCEPT THESE RISKS, AND BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN ACTIONS AND INVOLVEMENT
Covid register for May Slalom is here