Canal pairs championships

The annual canal pairs championships sees regional qualifying heats taking place during the summer across England, with further heats in Wales, Ireland and Scotland. Qualifying pairs compete in the grand final during the autumn.

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Entering the 2022 championships

The Canal Pairs is back for 2022 with another awesome line up of venues that will see plenty of bites and ignite local competition once again. Last year over £8000 was paid out in the final and we envisage this will be even more in 2022!

Tickets are live for all the qualifiers at 12 noon on Thursday 10 March and can be purchased here.

May

  • Sunday 8 May Lancaster Canal 

  • Sunday 15 May Bridgewater & Taunton Canal

  • Sunday 15 May Moira Canal

  • Sunday 28 May Erewash Canal 

  • Saturday 29 May Shropshire Union Canal, Souddley 1

  • Sunday 29 May Stainforth & Keadby Canal (Stainforth & Keadby)

  • Sunday 29 May Ireland Grand Canal

  • Sunday 29 May North Stratford Canal
  • Sunday 29 May Droitwich Canal 

June

  • Sunday 4 June Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal

  • Sunday 19 June Coventry Canal

  • Saturday 25 June Shropshire Union  Canal, Shebdon

July

  • Saturday 2 July Kennet & Avon Canal, Pewsey

  • Saturday 10 July Trent & Mersey Canal, Middlewich

  • Saturday 17 July Shropshire Union Canal (Pendeford)

  • Sunday 24 July Leeds & Liverpool Canal (Maghull)

  • Sunday 24 July Grand Union Canal (Northampton)

 

August

  • Sunday 6 August Leeds & Liverpool Canal 1

  • Sunday 21 August Shropshire Union (Soudley) 2

  • Sunday 21 August Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

September

  • Sunday 11 September Mon & Brecon Canal

  • Sunday 18 September Grand Union Canal Loughborough

  • Sunday 18 September Leeds & Liverpool Canal East Saltaire

  • Sunday 25 September Leeds & Liverpool Canal 2

October

  • Saturday 1 October Llangollen Canal Fenns Bank

  • Sunday 1 October Grand Union Canal Foxton

Grand final 2022

  • Saturday 15th October Leeds & Liverpool Canal

We look forward to seeing you on the cut this summer and wish you all the best in the qualifiers!

Last date edited: 10 March 2022