3hours

PSK Distance Challenge +
3 Hour Course


Paddle as far as you can in 3 hours. You choose the craft. You choose the venue. You choose the conditions.
All to your advantage.


Part of the PSK Distance Challenge +



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* updated 04-Mar-2021 *

The PSK Distance Challenge + is an unsupervised standing challenge.


Please send the GPS track file in .gpx format (or .fit or .tcx).

No links or screengrabs!

No GPS file, No Results - Sorry.



PSK Distance Challenge + -- 3 Hour

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Pos. K1W Cat Name Date Locn. Boat Note Avg Dist
1 K1M Brian Turnbull 23-Feb-20 Kelso,
Scotland
River
(Tweed)
Rockpool Taran 15.9 kph
(8.59 kts)
47.73 km
(25.8 nm)
2 K1M John Willacy 07-Jul-19 Rhoscolyn,
Wales
Sea
Rockpool Taran 14.9 kph
(8.03 kts)
44.59 km
(24.1 nm)
3 Team_Mx Pascale Eichenmuller
John Willacy
29-Jun-19 Porth Dafarch,
Wales
Sea
Rockpool Taran
Rockpool Taran
13.6 kph
(7.35 kts)
40.86 km
(22.1 nm)
4 K1M Simon Augustin 25-Mar-20 Dörverden,
Germany
River
(Weser)
CS Big Monster 12.8 kph
(6.89 kts)
38.30 km
(20.7 nm)
5 K1M Volker Gärtner 24-May-20 Leopaldshafen,
Germany
River
(Rhein)
Prijon Seayak 12.6 kph
(6.79 kts)
37.70 km
(20.4 nm)
6 K1M Ian Cooke 22-Jun-20 Newton on Trent,
England
Estuary
(Trent)
Rockpool Taran 11.9 kph
(6.45 kts)
35.82 km
(19.3 nm)
7 K1M John Willacy 18-Sep-19 Isle of Man,
UK
Sea
Rockpool GT 11.9 kph
(6.41 kts)
35.64 km
(19.2 nm)
8 K1M Volker Gärtner 18-May-19 Koblenz,
Germany
River
(Rhein)
Prijon Seayak 11.6 kph
(6.28 kts)
34.90 km
(18.8 nm)
9 K1M David Horkan 03-Sep-20 Donaghadee,
N.I.
Sea
Rockpool Taran 11.5 kph
(6.21 kts)
34.53 km
(18.6 nm)
10 K1M John Willacy 10-Jun-21 Loch Ness,
UK
Lake
Rockpool Taran 11.2 kph
(6.02 kts)
33.47 km
(18.1 nm)
111 K1W Natalie Maderova 28-Feb-21 London,
England
Estuary
(Thames)
Tiderace Pace Action 11.1 kph
(5.99 kts)
33.26 km
(18.0 nm)
12 K1M Michal Madera 22-Jul-20 Isle of Wight,
England
Sea
Tiderace Pace 17 Tour 10.9 kph
(5.86 kts)
32.57 km
(17.6 nm)
13 K1M John Willacy 13-May-19 St Anns Head,
Wales
Sea
Rockpool Taran 10.7 kph
(5.76 kts)
32.03 km
(17.3 nm)
14 SUP_M Chris Thorne 23-Mar-19 Dinas Dinlle,
Wales
Sea
(Menai Straits)
Starboard Sprint SUP 10.6 kph
(5.70 kts)
31.68 km
(17.1 nm)
152 K1W Catriona Woods 05-Jul-20 Strabane,
N.I.
Estuary
(Foyle)
Rockpool Taran 10.4 kph
(5.59 kts)
31.05 km
(16.8 nm)
16 K1M Dimitri Vandepoele 17-Jul-19 Nieuwpoort,
Belgium
Sea
P+H Valkyrie 10.0 kph
(5.42 kts)
30.11 km
(16.3 nm)
17 K1M_Ski Alan Cole 05-May-19 Aberdyfi,
Wales
Estuary
(Dyfi)
Think EVO II 10.0 kph
(5.41 kts)
30.06 km
(16.2 nm)
18 Team_Mx Pascale Eichenmuller
John Willacy
30-Apr-21 Walney Island,
England
Sea
Rockpool Taran
Rockpool Taran 16
9.9 kph
(5.37 kts)
29.81 km
(16.1 nm)
19 K1M Eurion Brown 20-Jul-20 Llantwit Major,
Wales
Sea
P+H Cetus HV 9.9 kph
(5.34 kts)
29.65 km
(16.0 nm)
20 K1M Steven Whipp 08-Aug-20 Felixstowe,
England
Estuary
(Deben)
Fyne Boats Pax20 9.7 kph
(5.24 kts)
29.10 km
(15.7 nm)
21 K1M Neal Ricketts 19-Nov-20 Bickleigh,
England
River
(Exe)
Dagger Stratos 9.5 kph
(5.15 kts)
28.62 km
(15.5 nm)
22 Team Anita Suter
Sarah Zurbrügg-Greenaway
25-Oct-20 Dersbach,
Switzerland
Lake
(Zugersee)
Tiderace Pace 18
Probst Swift
9.0 kph
(4.86 kts)
26.99 km
(14.6 nm)
233 K1W Pascale Eichenmuller 29-Aug-20 Lancaster,
England
Canal
(Lancaster)
Marsport Eta 8.9 kph
(4.81 kts)
26.70 km
(14.4 nm)
24 SUP_M Chris Thorne 14-Mar-19 Llanberis,
Wales
Lake
(Llyn Padarn)
Starboard Sprint SUP 8.7 kph
(4.68 kts)
25.99 km
(14.0 nm)
25 K1M Nigel Warren 02-Aug-20 Plymouth,
England
Estuary
(Tamar)
Rockpool Taran 8.6 kph
(4.62 kts)
25.68 km
(13.9 nm)
26 K1M Steven Whipp 20-Apr-19 Glenridding,
England
Lake
(Ullswater)
Fyne Boats Pax20 8.3 kph
(4.49 kts)
24.95 km
(13.5 nm)
27 K1M Richard Griffiths Hughes 17-Sep-19 Porth Dafarch,
Wales
Sea
Rockpool GT 8.2 kph
(4.43 kts)
24.59 km
(13.3 nm)
28 K1M_Ski Alan Cole 11-Jul-20 Aberdyfi,
Wales
Sea
Think EVO II 8.2 kph
(4.41 kts)
24.48 km
(13.2 nm)
29 K1M Dave Cutts 05-Apr-19 Kenmore,
Scotland
Lake
(Loch Tay)
Rockpool Taran 7.9 kph
(4.26 kts)
23.65 km
(12.8 nm)
30 K1M James Doherty 08-Aug-20 St Ives,
England
River
(Great Ouse)
Cape Falcon F1 7.6 kph
(4.12 kts)
22.87 km
(12.3 nm)
31 K1M Frank Harradence 04-Apr-19 Martham,
England
River
(Bure)
Rockpool Taran 16 7.4 kph
(3.99 kts)
22.16 km
(12.0 nm)
32 K1M Detlev Deninger 09-Aug-20 Särö,
Sweden
Sea
Rockpool Taran 16 6.8 kph
(3.64 kts)
20.25 km
(10.9 nm)
33 K1M Detlev Deninger 14-Mar-21 Särö,
Sweden
Sea
Rockpool Taran 16 6.7 kph
(3.62 kts)
20.11 km
(10.9 nm)
34 Team_Mx Dave Cutts
Kathy Webb
04-Jul-19 Llandudno,
Wales
Sea
Rockpool Taran 16
Valley Avocet LV
6.7 kph
(3.61 kts)
20.08 km
(10.8 nm)
35 K1M Neal Ricketts 10-Sep-20 Thurlestone,
England
Sea
Shrike 6.6 kph
(3.54 kts)
19.65 km
(10.6 nm)

39 paddlers total.
31 solo paddlers
8 team paddlers in 4 teams
3 Hour Challenge total distance = 1049.63 km



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PSK Distance Challenge + -- 3 Hour

PSK Distance Challenge +   Info

Info updated 27-Feb-2021

    Format
  • Open to solo paddlers, teams and K2/Doubles.
  • Distance to be recorded by GPS.
  • Distances displayed on individual leg tables (Ergo, 1, 3, 5 hrs and 100k Day)
  • The Totals Table displays the best distance from each of the 4 component legs.
  • Repeated attempts on same stretch of water are allowed For entries from 1st Jan 2021).
  • Don't worry if you forget to stop your GPS. Just send it in, we'll find the best distance for you.
  • Enter as often as you like.
  • 100k Day Challenge - see the 100k Day page for details.
  • Kayak ergo distances are eligible in the Ergo Challenge - a 1hr distance paddle on a kayak ergo, and the 100k Day Challenge.
  • Ergo distances do not count towards the Totals Table.
  • Send in your circumnav via email or Messenger: facebook.com/PerformanceSeaKayak. (A guide how to download a .gpx file from STRAVA here).

  • Craft
  • Any craft paddled should be specifically designed to be suitable for the chosen venue and conditions and should be in a seaworthy and safe condition.
  • Any suitable craft can now be used on any run.

  • Assistance
  • No sails, motors etc. - human paddle power only.
  • Wash-hanging only from other members within the paddling team.
  • No assistance from outside the paddling team.
  • No paddles from organised 3rd party events/commercial coaching or guiding.

  • Safety
  • The paddler(s) must undertake an assessment of risk, for their chosen route, venue and conditions.
  • The management of any risk is entirely the responsibility of the paddler(s).
  • Ensure you/your group is capable of handling any conditions or hazards possible on your chosen route.
  • Paddlers must wear a PFD (Personal Flotation Device) at all times whilst on the water.
  • Helmets and Leashes should be worn where appropriate (helmets on moving water - leashes on Skis, SUP's etc on open water).
  • All craft must be rendered unsinkable, either by manufacturer design (bulkheads etc.) or via extra buoyancy devices (fitted airbags etc.)
  • Safety equipment such as VHF radio, PLB, flares, mobile phone, map, compass, shelter etc. should be carried as deemed appropriate.
  • Leave details of your route and time of return with a shore party and inform HM Coastguard as appropriate.
  • If you choose to paddle solo be aware of the significant extra risks involved.
  • If you have any doubts - THEN DO NOT GO!


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