Beat The Medallist - Rafting Registration

One of our gold medal winning Slalom Canoeists ETIENNE STOTT or JOE CLARKE will be your host for this unique event. This is the awesome thrill-seeking opportunity to go white water rafting down the Olympic Course at Lee Valley and see if you and your raft can beat the course record. 

rowingThe day starts with an insight from one of the GB Athletes on their medal success, you also get to pose for photos that are printed and signed for a unique souvenir. Then we had you over to your guides. After safety briefing and swimming practice throughout the afternoon you will have another 80 minutes of exhilarating rafting fun. 

You will go through a variety of runs on the course, including three fast runs, one timed for possible medal glory and to Beat the Medallist. Other runs involve other aspects of rafting on rapid waters, leaving you with an experience that provides a great work out. 

Beat the Medallist: 

  • The GB Canoeists will set a time at the start of the season. 
  • You also get to set a time on the day. 
  • Your 'impossible' task is aided by accruing time bonuses through your fundraising. 

You will have two 35-minute trips on the water complete with a GB Rower in each boat and each boat crew will have a short training session on the water followed by the first of two-timed sprints, each with a different GB Rower. Of course, if you lose you can blame them! 

Throughout the experience the chance to talk all things Olympic with the athletes and if you are already a keen rower you can drain them for tips and advice! Additional guests are welcome to watch proceedings throughout the day and to attend the Q and A and photo session with the rowers. 

Wherever you finish, you get a souvenir signed an actual GB gold medallist and a photo signed by the athlete capturing that once in a lifetime moment.

How to gain time bonuses and give yourself a chance of beating the GB Canoeists:

You get bonuses of 0.25 seconds for every £100 donated over the entry fee to us. You are already half-way there - £50 of the sign-up cost goes towards your bonuses. The GB Medallist will be in touch pre-event to outline how you can get friends, colleagues, and family to help generate more time bonuses. As for the day itself, spectators are welcome and its open to rafters aged 13 years and above.

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