Club Outing – Liffey Descent

24 September 2018 | Club Outings

On Saturday 15th September a number of our members headed down to County Kildare and the River Liffey to capture pictures of canoeists going down the rapids of the River Liffey starting at the K Club in Straffan ending at Islandsbridge near Phoenix Park.

Over the 11 Weirs and Portages in the race, many of the contestants kept their boats upright and quite a few did not. Due to the Summer that we had this year the level of the water was quite a bit down from previous years and more carrying of the canoes than going down rapids was the order of the day.

Hopefully, we captured a lot of the thrills and spills on the day!

Some images (click on an image to open in full-screen mode) from the outing can be seen below:


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