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With your help we managed to raise £150

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Manuel's Ice Bucket Challenge

Manuel was nominated, it took 3 of them to lift the iced water bucket.

 

Geoff and Steven's Ice Bucket Challenge

Geoff and Steven were nominated, with little help from
the bride and groom of the day Kerrie and Ricky.

 

Nicky's Ice Bucket Challenge

Nicky was nominated, 4 buckets of ice later and little help from
the bride and groom here is the result including nominations

How the 2012 raft was built

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2012

   

 

Some of previous charity work

 

rnliMatlock Raft Race began in the early 1960s to raise cash for the RNLI, and every Boxing Day, craft begin the race over a four-mile course along the River Derwent. The rafts are an assortment of home-made vessels, some made for racing and others for comic effect with their crew in appropriate fancy dress. It is usual for some to sink or disintegrate long before the finish, particularly near the hazard of the weir by Masson Mill.

Spectators get a good view from most of the river bank – popular spots are Matlock Bridge and Masson Mill. Parking is freely available at Cromford Meadows near the finish. Expect a crowd of thousands.

This year we attended and collected the huge sum of £3150 in sponsorship.

 

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

Matlock Raft Race Dec 2011

   

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