Devizes Westminster (four day junior event)

The following schools participate in the annual Devizes to Westminster International canoe and kayak race. Longridge Canoe Club would like to support local schools set up their own school club. This is a fantastic opportunity for Marlow, Maidenhead and High Wycombe schools to participate in this challenging event. This is the time of year to start and we have very experienced coaches that will help your school get the competitive edge. Please visit and register your interest or email

Blunder’s school, Bryanston School, Bryanston School, Churcher’s college, Cokethorpe School , Cranleigh School, Dauntseys School, Eton College, Kimbolton School, Launceston College, Lord Wandsworth College, Marlborough College, Royal Hospital School

Devizes Westminster (200k non stop)

Longridge Canoe Club’s Alex Lane together with Kat Burbeck won the non stop 200k race in under 18 hours. A fantastic achievement!

The steps at Westminster

Passing the finish line under Westminster Bridge in 17:59:45 a new record for women

In the open canoe Longridge’s John Mellelieu seen here approaching Froxfield Lock won his class