YARRA SERIES SLALOM RACE 3
Dights Falls, Abbotsford
Sunday 19th June 2022
If the river is too low, the event will be relocated to Fitzsimons Lane, Templestowe. This decision will be made approximately 1 week before the event and posted on the Paddle Victoria Website.
Online entries now open until 9pm Thursday 16h June.
The event includes a beginner’s race along with the traditional Yarra Series Slalom.
The Vic Slalom Technical Committee (VSTC) invites new and novice paddlers to participate in our third 2022 Yarra Series Beginners Race. The race is aimed at paddlers who are just starting kayaking, to assist in developing their skills and provide them with their first opportunity at racing. All paddlers will get two runs on a simplified course with timing and judging. There will be plenty of coaches and safety to ensure everyone has a fun time. Stay around to watch the coaches and other paddlers race the full course.
Saturday 18th June:
- 2:30pm – Course set up at Fitzsimons Lane Bridge. Please come and help
- 4:00pm – Free Practice – Clubs/Individuals to provide own safety
Sunday 19th June:
- 8:00am – Course Closed and Bib Collection
- 8:15am – Briefing for competitors, parents, judges, volunteers
- 8:30am – Beginners’ runs (2 runs)
- 9:30am – Start of first runs
- Second Runs
- Pack up and Presentation estimated at 12:30pm
Entry for the Beginners’ Race is free. The regular Yarra Series Race is $20.
Online entries close 9pm Thursday 16th June. Entries may be taken on the day if time is available, online entries assist in helping the event run smoothly.
Event Organisers (Victorian Slalom Technical Committee): firstname.lastname@example.org