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Hop Farm Fireworks Paddle
27 October, 2018 @ 17:00£3.00 – £5.00
Saturday 27th October
Flat water River Medway to watch the Hop Farm firework display.
Meet at Yalding at 5pm. Hampstead Lane, Yalding nr Maidstone ME18 6HG. Weather permitting, and could be cancelled at short notice if deemed unsafe.
The plan is to paddle up to sluice weir and have hotdogs and soup and then watch the display at 7:30pm.
Boat & Equipment:
Usual boat use charges apply. We suggest head torches and glow sticks to illuminate your boat. All boats require to display a white bow light.
Please ensure you wear or bring plenty of warm clothing including hat or helmet.
There will be a charge of £3 to cover food. If you require a boat or equipment the usual hire cost of £5 will still apply.
Due to the nature of the trip, U14s only in open boats with a parent or guardian. U18s at trip organisers discretion.
You must be of a 2 star standard to paddle.
We will operate a buddy system to ensure a safe and fun trip.
There are toilets and showers at Yalding which cost £1.
Anyone requiring any club kit should contact the trip organiser or another member of the committee. Kit hire is £5 towards wear and tear.
The Trip Organiser and/or Lead Coach have the final say.
The club recommends that all boats are fitted with rear air bags, this is to assist with safety for all on the water.
Please contact Bridget if you have any questions
To book on this weekend trip please scroll down, you’ll see a “ticket” at the bottom, select your quantity, fill out the form and proceed to the checkout to complete the booking. You will need to setup an account on the website the first time you book an event, you’ll get the chance to setup an account after you proceed from the basket.
This will be your booking for the event, you’ll receive via email a receipt for the purchase and after successful payment you’ll receive a ticket, please use this as proof of your place on the course, print it and bring it with you on the trip.
If you have any issues or questions with your account or purchasing please get in contact with Rob Hole-Thomas here.