The Exec

Yes, believe it or not, you voted for this lot to be in charge

Canoe President Sarah Rogers president@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year PPE part 2; Electric Boogaloo

(Almost) interesting fact: The ancient Greeks believed that redheads became vampires after they died

Claim to fame: Featuring in Warwick Canoe carnage

Kayak of choice: I have a love-hate relationship with the PTX

Last swam: Town Falls

Favourite paddling place: Etive

Would love to paddle: your mum

Liver destroyer of choice: Tequila

Polo President James Hickmott president@polo.warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 3rd year mech engineering

(Almost) interesting fact: A cow-bison hybrid is called a “beefalo”

Claim to fame: My girlfriend's dad was the mayor of my village

Boat of choice: B3

Position of choice: Upright

Last swam: It's not swimming, it's underwater kayaking

Liver destroyer of choice: Baileys...

Canoe Vice-President Sam Pfeffer-Matthews vicepresident@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 3rd Year Electronics Engineering

(Almost) interesting fact: Samsung uses a robot butt (wearing jeans) to test their phones' durability

Claim to fame: I've played music on stage at large London venues (e.g. the Barbican)

Kayak of choice: Dagger GTX

Last swam: On the most recent trip

Favourite paddling place: CIWW

Would love to paddle: The Dart Loop

Liver destroyer of choice: The tea in my river flask

Canoe Secretary Dean Lobo secretary@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year Computer Science

(Almost) interesting fact: You can't melt human flesh because at a high enough temperature the oxygen in the cells just combusts and incinerates everything. Yes, I am now on a government watchlist.

Claim to fame: Most frequent purchaser of Whitley Neill gin in the UK. Probably.

Kayak of choice: Wait, you guys get to choose?

Last swam: In a pool

Favourite paddling place: In water

Would love to paddle: you. Hmu.

Liver destroyer of choice: Did I mention I like gin?

Polo Secretary Adriana Cormack secretary@polo.warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 3rd Year Biomedical Science

(Almost) interesting fact: The longest English word is 189,819 letters long

Claim to fame: I have trained at the Royal Ballet School

Boat of choice: A medium-ish one

Position of choice: Upright!!

Last swam: Not for a whole year (due to COVID rather than skill)

Liver destroyer of choice: The River Leam water probably hits hardest

Canoe Treasurer Rowan Preston treasurer@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: Final year Maths & Physics

(Almost) interesting fact: The river Dart gets its name from an ancient Brythonic word meaning 'river where oaks grow'

Claim to fame: Possibly the only person foolish enough to be treasurer twice

Kayak of choice: Pyranha Ripper

Last swam: Not recently enough

Favourite paddling place: Anywhere with nice waves and deep eddies

Would love to paddle: in Scotland again

Liver destroyer of choice: Dried leaves of Camellia sinensis stewed in boiling water with a dash of bovine lactation

Polo Treasurer Alex Mason treasurer@polo.warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: Maths (2/3rd year)

(Almost) interesting fact: The microwave was first invented as a method for warming up frozen hamsters

Claim to fame: Only one not also on the canoe exec (Booooo!)

Boat of choice: Something floaty

Position of choice: *wink wink, nudge nudge*

Last swam: Last time I paddled

Liver destroyer of choice: Something that I won't remember the next day

Canoe and Canoe Polo Kit Secretary Sean Smith kit@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year MORSE

(Almost) interesting fact: Wombat poop is cube shaped

Claim to fame: I saved Honey G's life

Kayak of choice: Java

Last swam: Down the DEEEEEE

Favourite paddling place: Anywhere with water

Position of choice: The right way up

Would love to paddle: Somewhere warmer than Wales

Liver destroyer of choice: JD + Coke

Canoe Coach Joe Comyn coach@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year Economics

(Almost) interesting fact: The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows

Claim to fame: Once kayaked past Dev Patel while he was on set

Kayak of choice: Jackson Rockstar

Last swam: A sticky wave at Lee Valley

Favourite paddling place: River Dart

Would love to paddle: Anywhere in New Zealand

Liver destroyer of choice: Guiness

Polo Coach Dan Collier coach@polo.warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 3rd Year Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

(Almost) interesting fact: I was refused leave from Russia for 3 days

Claim to fame: I found the most intense place to swim on right angle

Boat of choice: GT

Position of choice: Goal

Liver destroyer of choice: Pure shots

Canoe Tour Secretary Dan Collier tour@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 3rd Year Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

(Almost) interesting fact: I was refused leave from Russia for 3 days

Claim to fame: I found the most intense place to swim on right angle

Kayak of choice: GT

Last swam: The Dee

Favourite paddling place: Etive

Would love to paddle: Alps

Liver destroyer of choice: Pure shots

Polo Tournament Secretary Tara Casey Sharp tournament@polo.warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 4th Year Engineering

(Almost) interesting fact: Vacuum cleaners were originally horse-drawn.

Claim to fame: I once made a 200 meter long paper chain

Boat of choice: One that floats

Last swam: The breast-stroke

Position of choice: Spectator

Would love to paddle: In a world without geese

Liver destroyer of choice: (Aldi's cheapest) Red-wine and lemonade

Canoe and Canoe Polo Charities Officer Sarah Rogers president@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year PPE part 2; Electric Boogaloo

(Almost) interesting fact: The ancient Greeks believed that redheads became vampires after they died

Claim to fame: Featuring in Warwick Canoe carnage

Boat of choice: I have a love-hate relationship with the PTX

Last swam: Town Falls

Position of choice: Sub Bench

Would love to paddle: Etive

Liver destroyer of choice: Tequila

Social Secretary James Hickmott social1@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd year Engineer

(Almost) interesting fact: Life hack: If you sleep until lunchtime, you only have to pay for two meals instead of three.

Claim to fame: 1st person in Sussex to get Swine flu

Kayak of choice: B3

Last swam: It's not swimming, it's underwater kayaking

Favourite paddling place: Ping Pong table

Would love to paddle: On surf :(

Liver destroyer of choice: Baileys... obviously

Social Secretary Dan Collier social2@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year Engineering of some sort

(Almost) interesting fact: I have been stopped from leaving Russia before for 2 days

Claim to fame: Found the most interesting place to swim at the top of right angle

Kayak of choice: Something that stays upright but is easy to roll

Last swam: Every day of Scotland

Favourite paddling place: River Etive

Would love to paddle: Somewhere where it isn't freezing

Liver destroyer of choice: Whatever is the strongest thing you provide

Media Secretary Lucy Alder webmonkey@warwickcanoe.co.uk

Course: 2nd Year History

(Almost) interesting fact: Humans are the only animal to enjoy spicy food

Claim to fame: I got accepted into the same film school Scorsese went to

Kayak of choice: Don't hate me, but I'm happiest in a touring kayak

Last swam: Double time in the Dee

Favourite paddling place: Literally anywhere

Would love to paddle: Any of the fjords in Norway



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Previous Execs

2020/21

Presidents: Owen and Claudia

Vice President: Grady

Secretaries: Sarah and Laura

Treasurers: Alwin and Lara

Kit Secs: Rowan and Adriana

Coaches: Sam and Joe

Tour/Tournament: Lara and Tara

Social Secs: James and Dan

Webmonkey: Fresher Chris

 

2019/20

Presidents: Fresher Chris and Joe

Vice President: Seb

Secretaries: Lara and Claudia

Treasurers: Rowan and Jonathan

Kit Secs: Alwin and Ollie

Coaches: Dan...again and Lara

Tour/Tournament: Beta and Dan

Social Secs: Owen and Cameron

Webmonkey: Jack

Outreach: Grady


2018/19

Presidents: Hannah and Lara

Vice President: Beta

Secretaries: Jonathan and Jon

Treasurers: Liam and Luke

Kit Secs: Rowan and Joe

Coaches: Dan and Tommaso

Tour/Tournament: Alice and Alpha

Social Secs: D and Fresher Chris

Webmonkey: Elsa


2017/18

Presidents: Hadyn and Josh

Vice President: Elsa

Secretaries: Hannah and Luke

Treasurers: Ivan and Alpha

Kit Secs: Beta and Seb

Coaches: Liam and Ben

Tour/Tournament: Sev and Arun

Social Secs: Lara and Tom

Webmonkey: Will


2016/17

Presidents: Freya and Jeff

Vice President: Jinners

Secretaries: Alpha and Elsa

Treasurers: Ollie and Arun

Kit Secs: Paddles and Ben & Luke

Coaches: Deema and Josh

Tour/Tournament: Hadyn and Nathan

Social Secs: Charlotte and Patrick

Webmonkey: Elise


2015/16

Presidents: Sam and Emma

Vice President: Hadyn

Secretaries: Freya and Shoblin

Treasurers: Lauren and Ollie

Kit Secs: Little Sam and Charlie

Coaches: Ollie and James

Tour/Tournament: Christal and Jamie

Social Secs: Jeff and Jallen

Webmonkey: Thom


2014/15

Presidents: Gabs and Anja

Vice President: Jevon

Secretaries: Nicky and Hadyn

Treasurers: Sam and Ed

Kit Secs: Hadyn and Bryce

Coaches: Chris and Jamie

Tour/Tournament: Ed and Baby

Social Secs: Lauren and Jamie

Webmonkey: Jinners


2013/14

Presidents: R Dan and Baby

Vice President: Katie

Secretaries: Meriel and Abi

Treasurers: Tom Jin and Red

Kit Secs: Jevon and James

Coaches: Gabs and Nicole

Tour/Tournament: Stu and James & Nathaniel

Social Secs: Jevon and Gabs

Webmonkey: Nathaniel


2012/13

Presidents: Screamer and Eugene

Vice President: Greg

Secretaries: Aleks and Bryce

Treasurers: R Dan and Abi

Kit Secs: Alex 'Eric' Baker and Jedi Master Darling & Padawan James S

Coaches: Nathaniel and Blackers

Tour/Tournament: Long Game and Jo

Social Secs: Stabby and Bilbo

Webmonkey: Zippy


2011/12

Presidents: Alice and Jo

Vice President: Nicole

Secretaries: Becky and Jess

Treasurers: Greg and Eugene

Kit Secs: Long Game and Darling

Coaches: Bryce and Madi

Tour/Tournament: Eilidh and Yellow

Social Secs: Chunder and Nicky W

Webmonkey: Einstein


2010/11

Presidents: Mofo and Yellow

Vice President: Matt R

Secretaries: Erin D and Rachy

Treasurers: Harriet and Darling

Kit Secs: Screamer and Richard C

Coaches: Scamrass and Baby

Tour/Tournament: LSD and Alfie

Social Secs: Alice, Cloughy and Einstein

Webmonkey: Yellow


2008/09

Presidents: Madi and Cloughy

Vice President: Adam S

Secretaries: Dunphy and Richard C

Treasurers: Peter K and Rachel S

Kit Secs: Robert S and Adam S

Coaches: Einstein and Cloughy

Tour/Tournament: Matthew S and Jonathan B

Social Secs: Blackmore and Sarah M

Webmonkey: Stephen B