European gold for canoe polo star

Date: Friday 14th September 2018

PENRITH Canoe Club member Katie Farley won a gold medal at the Canoe Polo Clubs European Championships, held in Nottingham at the weekend. This is the highest achievement attainable by a club team in Europe.

The teenager was playing for her Friends of Allonby Canoe Club ladies’ team (FOA), of which she was captain. She was only 17 at the time, but turned 18 on Monday.

Full story in tomorrow's paper.