World Surf Kayaking Championships

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World Surf Kayaking Championships

Post by aisgrif » Wed Jan 14, 2015 2:47 pm

Hi All

The World Surf Kayaking Championships is on from June 29 to 5 of July 2015 in Galicia Spain.

The minimum team for the worlds would be
4 Senior Men
2 Senior Women
2 Junior
2 Master

The maximum team for the world would be
8 Senior Men
4 Senior Women
2 Junior
2 Master

To compete on the Irish Surf Kayaking team you must be ranked and a member of Canoeing Ireland. Ranking events can include any of last years 3 Ranking competitions which were Comp One 26 of April 2014, Irish Open 20 September 2014 & End of year Wrap up Comp 8 of November 2014, or this years Clare event, Comp One on March 28th 2015.

Competition ranking and attendance at development squad days are a requirement for a team place.
Development Squad days are required attendance.
Full Access to a surf kayak is also a requirement, for training and competing.
Anyone competing should attempt to get to as many of these as possible,
1: To improve their surfing
2: To gain an understanding of the rules
3: To build a good team spirit.

The Worlds are just over 5 months away. It is going to take a lot of organising to get a team and boats over to Spain. So can people let us us know ASAP if you are going. So we can start fundraising for the trip. We will all need to work together training and organising for the worlds.

Website for worlds

Can anyone wanting to go to Worlds email ASAP [email protected]
Further details of Logistics, Accommodation and anything else will be communicated once we have a responses from anyone interested.

The Paddlesurf Ireland Crew

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