Welcome to the Amazing Paddle Challenge
We are all experiencing so many difficulties through these tough times and Paddle Victoria and the Disciplines would like to support our younger paddlers (U23) by providing a platform to re-engage these paddlers with their peers in the paddling community through the Amazing Paddle Challenge!
Through this 6 week challenge we hope to reconnect our younger paddlers with each other and paddling and encourage them to participate by adding in some fun competition between each other and by offering a cash incentive! (Gift-card prizes)
Participant Entry Requirements :
Entrants must be Paddle Australia/ Paddle Victoria Members.
1 x Quiz question per week. (submitted through a closed Facebook page/ Team App/ Webscorer)
1 x Photo/ Video submission per week (submitted to the closed Facebook page/ Team App/Webscorer)
Entrants cannot enter multiple competitions through other disciplines (limit 1 entry per person over all disciplines)
Winning entry point system for participants :
- Each weekly submission of quiz question accrues 5 Points (over 6 weeks)
- Each weekly submission of photo/ video accrues 5 points (over 6 weeks)
- 60 points needs to be achieved by participants to receive a prize of $50 voucher at the end of the Challenge (Vouchers could be Coles/Myer/ Anaconda/ BCF / MACPac)
- Entrants who do not accrue a 60 point total do not receive a prize.
- Random Spot prizes awarded (Merchandise/ Gift Cards supplied by Paddle Vic)
- Additional Bonus Prizes and points offered for most creative challenges and being the first to complete the weekly questions.
This challenge will consist of a 6 week program specific to the 5 Disciplines: Slalom, Wildwater, Sprint, Marathon and Canoe Polo.
The Challenge will start on Monday 20th September, with new questions and challenges being posted on the Monday at 10:00am of every week.
Your aim is to get a minimum of 60 points by the end of the challenge – Friday 29th October. Every participant who has 60 points at the end of the Challenge will receive a $50 Gift Card!
For those that don’t start on Monday 20th Sept, you will still be eligible for prizes so make sure you get involved as soon as you can!
This challenge is open to only Paddle Victoria Members Under 23 years of age.
Each week you will be required to answer a Discipline specific question as well as submitting a Challenge Photo or Video set by your Discipline Coordinator.
Once you have registered for the event, you will be invited or request to join a Closed Private Facebook Group / Team App for Canoe Polo/ Webscorer for Marathon along with other Paddle Vic members who have registered for the Challenge.
Your questions will be answered and your challenges posted through the Facebook Group/ Team App / Webscorer , which is all about connecting with and encouraging your paddling friends in your discipline, so we ask for only supportive fun comments.
No rude or hateful speech will be tolerated and you will be removed form the group if any abusive language is posted.
Facebook Pages to Request to Join and then Like once you have registered above!
Paddle Victoria Marathon Facebook Page :
Canoe Polo – Join the Canoe Polo Team App
Any queries, contact Roz : firstname.lastname@example.org