YARRA SERIES SLALOM RACE 4 Fitzsimons Lane Bridge Sunday 31th July 2022

Sunday 31th July 2022
Fitzsimons Lane Bridge, Templestowe

The event includes a beginner’s race along with the traditional Yarra Series Slalom.

This will be the venue for the Schools Slalom Championships on the 11th September and is therefore a great preparation event.

Beginner’s Race
Novice paddlers are invited to participate in the third 2022 Beginners Race. It is aimed at paddlers who are just starting kayaking, to assist in developing their skills and provide them with an introduction to 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 great time.

Event Program

Saturday 30th July:

  • 2:30pm – Course set up. Please come and help, the event wont happen without it
  • 4:00pm – Free Practice – Clubs/Individuals to provide own safety

Sunday 31st July:

  • 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 Information
The Beginners’ Race is free.  The regular Yarra Series Race is $20.
Entries can be made using the links Beginners Race (even though entry is free, follow the cart process through to completion) or Yarra Series Race 4

Close of Entries
Online entries close 9pm Thursday 28th July.  Entries will be taken on the day, but online is much preferred.  Online entries minimise hassles on the day and make running the race more efficient.

Results will be available on the day and also posted on the Paddle Victoria Website (News Section) and on the Canoe Slalom Victoria Facebook Page  https://www.facebook.com/groups/267054907129261

Further Information
Ivanhoe Gramme and Melbourne Canoe Club Paddlers: Leanne McLaughlan (melbournecanoeclubenquiries@gmail.com)
Event Organisers (Victorian Slalom Technical Committee): vicslalomtechcommittee@gmail.com

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