National Marathon Championships 2023

One of the flagship competitions in the kayak and canoe calendar, the National Marathon Championships is coming back to Norwich on 22 & 23 July 2023. The event see’s approximately 750 racers vie for honours across age and ability classes – coming from all across the U.K. plus European competitors. The event is run by canoe clubs on behalf of Marathon Racing Committee at British Canoeing and moves location each year.

The races take place over two full days of racing at Whitlingham Country Park, Norwich. The races are free to watch for spectators, so come along to see the UK’s best marathon paddlers!

The race pack is now available on the dedicated event website and the entry system is live for all entries plus merchandise. Visit for all the information.

Our thanks go to the 2023 sponsors Price Bailey [link to] and Forum Contracts [link to] for their support of this event.


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