Menai Challenge Cruise

Menai Challenge - 2018 Results

The Menai Challenge is a self-timed time-trial where paddlers can challenge skills, fitness and planning over a course within the Menai Straits.

The MC is an Unsupervised Standing Challenge

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There are two courses:
Legacy course is a loop run from Menai Bridge, with turn points at Brittania Bridge and Bangor Pier Buoy, involving two runs through the Swellies.
The Challenge Course is shorter but more technical. It loops around Brittania Bridge and Gored Goch island - 4 runs through the Swellies!

Snowdonia Watersports


Results

2018 Challenge Course:


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Pos. K1W Name Cat Club Time Date Boat Tide
1 John Willacy K1M/50 00:47:25 13-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran 9.8m
2 Jonny Eldridge K1M/ 00:48:35 28-May-18 Rockpool Taran 8.9m
3 John Willacy K1M/50 Snowdonia Watersports 00:49:11 30-Jul-18 Rockpool Taran 8.7m
4 John Willacy K1M/50 Snowdonia Watersports 00:50:27 07-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran 9.1m
5(1) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 00:53:30 13-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran 9.8m
6 Jeff Parker K1M/50 Trentham C.C. 00:54:44 07-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran 9.1m
7 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 00:55:16 07-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran 8.0m
8(2) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 00:57:03 07-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran 9.1m
9(3) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 00:58:05 30-Jul-18 Rockpool Taran 8.7m
10 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:03:02 07-Jan-18 P+H Cetus 9.1m
11 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 01:04:06 07-Jan-18 Rockpool GT 9.1m
12 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:04:55 01-Jan-18 P+H Cetus 9.6m
13(4) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 01:04:56 01-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran 9.6m
14 John Willacy K1M/50 Snowdonia Watersports 01:04:57 01-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran 9.6m
15(5) Kathy Webb K1W/ Snowdonia C.C. 01:21:00 07-Jan-18 Valley Avocet 9.1m

Number of Runs: 15
2018 Challenge Course


2018 Legacy Course:


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Pos. K1W Name Cat Club Time Date Boat Tide
1 Jonny Eldridge K1M/ 00:55:20 29-Jun-18 Rockpool Taran 8.7m
2 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:56:03 21-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran 7.6m
3 Dan McGonigle K1M/25 Snowdonia Watersports 00:56:46 30-Apr-18 Rockpool Taran 16 9.4m
4 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:57:01 05-Oct-18 Rockpool Taran 8.1m
5 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:59:16 19-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran 9.3m
6 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:59:44 08-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran 7.7m
7 Jonny Eldridge K1M/ 01:00:51 26-May-18 Rockpool Taran 8.6m
8 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 01:03:27 05-Jul-18 Rockpool Taran 7.8m
9(1) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:04:16 05-Oct-18 Rockpool Taran 8.1m
10(2) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:04:20 08-Sep-18 Rockpool Taran 9.2m
11 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 01:04:51 09-Jun-18 Rockpool Taran 7.8m
12 Bryan Dickinson K1M/55 Snowdonia C.C. 01:06:10 22-Sep-18 Rockpool Taran 16 8.7m
13(3) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:07:02 08-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran 7.7m
14 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:07:14 12-Jan-18 P+H Cetus 7.8m
15 Chris Thorne SUP_M Snowdonia Watersports 01:09:18 15-Mar-18 14ft Starboard Allstar 8.5m
16 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:09:36 12-Sep-18 P+H Cetus MV 9.7m
17(4) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:10:04 19-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran 9.3m
18(5) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:10:55 19-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran 9.3m
19(6) Jenny Wong K1W/55 Snowdonia C.C. 01:11:43 22-Sep-18 Rockpool Tarantella 8.7m
20 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:11:39 21-Feb-18 P+H Cetus 8.9m
21 Chris Thorne SUP_M Snowdonia Watersports 01:15:06 06-Mar-18 14ft Starboard Allstar 9.2m
22 Steve Miles K1M/55 Steve Miles Sea-Kayaking 01:16:00 02-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran 9.8m
23 Mark Eldridge K1M/ 01:18:00 29-Jun-18 Rockpool Alaw Bach 8.7m

Number of Runs: 23
2018 Legacy Course


2018 Combined List:


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Pos. K1W Name Cat Club Time Date Boat Course Tide
1 John Willacy K1M/50 00:47:25 13-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.8m
2 Jonny Eldridge K1M/ 00:48:35 28-May-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 8.9m
3 John Willacy K1M/50 Snowdonia Watersports 00:49:11 30-Jul-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 8.7m
4 John Willacy K1M/50 Snowdonia Watersports 00:50:27 07-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.1m
5(1) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 00:53:30 13-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.8m
6 Jeff Parker K1M/50 Trentham C.C. 00:54:44 07-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.1m
7 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 00:55:16 07-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 8.0m
8 Jonny Eldridge K1M/ 00:55:20 29-Jun-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 8.7m
9 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:56:03 21-Aug-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 7.6m
10 Dan McGonigle K1M/25 Snowdonia Watersports 00:56:46 30-Apr-18 Rockpool Taran 16 Legacy 9.4m
11 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:57:01 05-Oct-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 8.1m
12(2) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 00:57:03 07-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.1m
13(3) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 00:58:05 30-Jul-18 Rockpool Taran 8.7m
14 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:59:16 19-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 9.3m
15 John Willacy K1M/50 Rockpool Kayaks 00:59:44 08-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 7.7m
16 Jonny Eldridge K1M/ 01:00:51 26-May-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 8.6m
17 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:03:02 07-Jan-18 P+H Cetus Challenge 9.1m
18 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 01:03:27 05-Jul-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 7.8m
19 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 01:04:06 07-Jan-18 Rockpool GT Challenge 9.1m
20(4) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:04:16 05-Oct-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 8.1m
21(5) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:04:20 08-Sep-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 9.2m
22 Richard Griffiths Hughes K1M/ Môn Active 01:04:51 09-Jun-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 7.8m
23 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:04:55 01-Jan-18 P+H Cetus Challenge 9.6m
24(6) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Snowdonia Watersports 01:04:56 01-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.6m
25 John Willacy K1M/50 Snowdonia Watersports 01:04:57 01-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran Challenge 9.6m
26 Bryan Dickinson K1M/55 Snowdonia C.C. 01:06:10 22-Sep-18 Rockpool Taran 16 Legacy 8.7m
27(7) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:07:02 08-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 7.7m
28 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:07:14 12-Jan-18 P+H Cetus Legacy 7.8m
29 Chris Thorne SUP_M Snowdonia Watersports 01:09:18 15-Mar-18 14ft Starboard Allstar Legacy 8.5m
30 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:09:36 12-Sep-18 P+H Cetus MV Legacy 9.7m
31(8) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:10:04 19-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 9.3m
32(9) Pascale Eichenmuller K1W/40 Rockpool Kayaks 01:10:55 19-Feb-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 9.3m
33(10) Jenny Wong K1W/55 Snowdonia C.C. 01:11:43 22-Sep-18 Rockpool Tarantella Legacy 8.7m
34 Dave Cutts K1M/50 Snowdonia C.C. 01:11:39 21-Feb-18 P+H Cetus Legacy 8.9m
35 Chris Thorne SUP_M Snowdonia Watersports 01:15:06 06-Mar-18 14ft Starboard Allstar Legacy 9.2m
36 Steve Miles K1M/55 Steve Miles Sea-Kayaking 01:16:00 02-Jan-18 Rockpool Taran Legacy 9.8m
37 Mark Eldridge K1M/ 01:18:00 29-Jun-18 Rockpool Alaw Bach Legacy 8.7m
38(11) Kathy Webb K1W/ Snowdonia C.C. 01:21:00 07-Jan-18 Valley Avocet Challenge 9.1m

Number of Runs: 38
2018 Combined List


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