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Wild Water Racing - The Purest Form of the Sport
why you should be wild water racing rather than paddling:

This site is maintained by the Wild Water Racing Committee of the Irish Canoe Union

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2014/2015 Season Ranking Races  


Palmerstown (S)

Sat. 27th Sept.

Crana (S) *

Sat. 18th Oct.

Sluice (S)

Sun. 2nd Nov.

Templemills (C)

Sat. 8th Nov.

Galway (S)*

Sat. 22nd Nov.

Milltown (S)

Sun. 23rd Nov.

Mourne (Mass start)*

Sun. 7th Dec.

Avonmore (C)

Sun. 11th Jan

Aghade (S)

Sun. 8th Feb.

Inny 1 (C)

Sun 22nd Feb.

Inny 2 (C)

Sun 22nd Feb.

Clashganny (S)

Sun. 8th Mar.

Rankings 14/15 &

Junior Club Rankings



* Non-ranking                ( S) – Sprint                (C) – Classic

Other Current/Recent Happenings 


Domestic Calendar for 2014/15 Season


ICF Calendar of International Races


Current WW Racing Rulebook


Selection policy for international teams - 2015 season


Constitution of WW Racing Committee


Link to WW Racing Facebook page


ICF Wildwater Racing Rules



Historical Stuff 


Old News !

Results and rankings 1997/1998

Results 1998/1999

Results 1999/2000

Results 2000/2001

Results 2001/2002

Results 2002/2003

Results and rankings 2003/2004

Results 2004/2005

Results 2005/2006

Results and rankings 2006/2007

Results and rankings 2007/08

Results and rankings 2008/09

Results and rankings 2009/2010

Results and rankings 2010/2011

Results and rankings 2011/2012

Results and rankings 2012/2013

Results and Rankings 2013/14



  ‘The Danger Zone’ by Bill Endicott – FREE DOWNLOAD !

 Video of wildwater racing technique (FFCK)
The ESOX Speed Tested
Buy and sell 
 The Wild Water Racing Committee
 ICF Racing Rules

 Race Organiser’s Guide

 Maps for race start/finish locations 
Related links

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