W1 Harbour Series May-Sep


Attention W1 paddlers and those wanting to lift their game

This year’s W1 Harbour Series will be run roughly every three-four weeks on the following Sundays:

  • 23 May
  • 13 June
  • 4 July
  • 25 July
  • 5 September

Time: meet at 9.30am, race start at 10am

Where: Petone Foreshore (at the motorway end) in northerly conditions or Ngati Toa Domain in Mana in calm or southerly conditions (for marine weather forecast go to http://www.weather.co.nz)

Distance: ~ 10km

Safety: Paddlers are to ensure that they carry all necessary safety gear, i.e. life jacket, bailer, etc.

Cost: $2 and your enthusiasm, money goes towards price for the paddler with the most points (but winning isn’t the only way to gain points)

Purpose: This event is for those looking for some competition and for those wanting to spice up their W1 training sessions.

Paddling craft: The series is intended for W1 but the event is open to all paddling craft. The series runs during the off-season between May and September. Note that the Surfski and Waka Ama Series runs between October and March.

Race notices / change of venue: announced via http://www.hoetonga.co.nz

If you have any questions, please contact Jörn Scherzer @ 021-1250997.

ENDS