The River Axe Race is an annual canoe/kayak event run by the club with
various entry categories and normally has around 100 entrants.
River Axe Race - Sunday 3 March 2013
intend to paddle in the Axe Race or are interested for
next year please click here.
race is an excellent introduction to canoe racing and
also provides a challenge for the more experienced
paddler. All classes are open to paddlers with
The race starts
5 miles south of Axminster at Whitford Bridge M/R
263953. The river Axe twists and winds its way through
the Axe Valley for 4 miles before opening out onto the
estuary, with a further 1 mile of racing to the finish
at Axmouth Harbour (Axe Yacht Club Seaton).
Photos from the
race are shown below. To see the photos that
Matt Roe took CLICK HERE.