University Students Descend on the Barrage
More than 200 kayakers from 26 universities descended in Tees Barrage International White Water Centre last weekend to compete at the British Universities and Colleges Championships. Spectators were treated to some spectacular action as teams from all over the UK battled it out with Nottingham Trent University piping Newcastle University into second place and Loughborough University into third place.
Chris Walker Water Sports Operation Manager said “This is the second consecutive year with have staged this fantastic event and it has definitely created a brilliant atmosphere on the course with some brilliant action for all the spectators to enjoy.”
For more information on water sports please contact Tess Barrage International white Water Centre on 01642 678000 or visit www.tbiwwc.com