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Old 26 January 2008, 15:34   #1
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Great River Race, Thames - Saturday 13 September 2008

The 2008 Great River Race will be on the 13 of September so get it pencilled in your diaries!

The start and finish may be further upstream (More details as I get them!)

Hopefully Wandsworth Council will allow us plenty of parking for cars and trailer on Putney Embankment giving us an official launch site for safety boats and the briefing will be at Teddington Lock on the day again.

And.....we should be getting a pro photograpgher to take photos of the safety crews as we seem to have been missed out of this years pics!

Letters will be going out soon.

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Old 28 January 2008, 15:27   #2
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what is the race?

Hi Chris
Not heard of the race.
Whats it all about?
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Might not be the best thread to post this on but I will give it a wirl !

I would like to do a Thames cruise out towards the sea. Anyone contemplating such a cruise at any time this year. The more notice the better so I can get some crew on standby.
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Might not be the best thread to post this on but I will give it a wirl !

I would like to do a Thames cruise out towards the sea. Anyone contemplating such a cruise at any time this year. The more notice the better so I can get some crew on standby.
I'd be up for it
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Why not join the Tear up the Thames that happening on Boatmad next month as well, that way you dont have to wait till September.
There you are RIB'S and hardboats together.
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And.....we should be getting a pro photograpgher to take photos of the safety crews as we seem to have been missed out of this years pics!

Chris
I will be back from the Olympics by then so may be able to help out on that score
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Just to let you know more information on this is now up our website.

Check out http://www.NorthernExposureRescue.org.ukand then click on the GRR mini site on the right hand side of the page.

I've also been sent some more pics from the 2007 event so here are a few more to wet your whistle!

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I am away diving in Scapa Flow in September but would be interested in a Thames Run before then.
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Evening all,

If you are attending this year's Great River Race then please don't forget the safety briefing at;

The Bank of England Sports Centre
Priory Lane
Roehampton
London
SW15 5JQ

THIS WEEK on Thursday the 4th at 1900hrs.

Many thanks.

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More info on the race itself here...

http://www.greatriverrace.co.uk/index.php

and you can track the boats too from 1400hrs apparently.

I know a couple of local boats going up tomorrow to participate in the race so will be watching with interest.

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