Britain’s largest race is held on the River Dart a 9 mile marathon, where a mix of inflatable and hardboards race over the distance. Ginnie currently holds the UK record paddling a Mistral Slipstream in 1:23:22 but this year will be paddling a 14’ Vortex. This will be James’ first event, held on April 15th and he will paddle for the first time the Vortex SD1 in the lead up to the Battle of the Thames Race April 28th.