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OCEAN CULTURE WINTER SERIES

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RACE DATES:

Sun 5th May

Sun 19th May

NO RACE (Queen’s Bday weekend)

Sun 16th June

Sun 30th June

Sun 14th July

Sun 28th July

COURSES:

2km Course SUP Novice / Junior (U17)

3-4km Course SUP/ Waka/ Surfski

6-8km Course SUP

8-10km Course Waka/ Waka Relay (2 paddlers)/ Surfski

DIVISIONS:

2km Course

• SUP Novice Female/Male 12’6 & under

• SUP Junior U17 Girl/ Boy 12’6 & under

3-4km Course

• SUP Junior U19 Girl/ Boy 12’6 & under

• SUP Open U50 Female/ Male 14’ & under

• SUP Master O50 Female/ Male 14’ & under

• Waka Junior U19 Girl/ Boy

• Waka Open U40 Female/ Male

• Waka Master O40 Female/ Male

• Surf Ski Open Female/ Male

6-8km Course

• SUP Open U50 Female/ Male 14’ & under

• SUP Master O50 Female/ Male 14’ & under

8-10km Course

• Waka Junior U19 Girl/ Boy

• Waka Open U40 Female/ Male

• Waka Master O40 Female/ Male

• Waka Relay (2 paddlers) Mixed

• Surf Ski Open Female/ Male

**Please note end of series awards will go to divisions with consistent 3 or more paddlers in each race**

REGISTRATION:

– Registration is open in store and will be available online soon

– $140 Season Pass ($160 for Waka relay) – includes Sharkskin race shirt and Strongarm custom hi-vis hat

– $110 Season Pass for Juniors U19

– $25 one-off race entry (race shirt is COMPULSORY)

– Race shirt $25

– Hat $15

PRIZE GIVING:

Each race will be followed by a spot prize giving at Master & Apprentice (136 Hurstmere road). Final prize giving and medal/ trophy ceremony will be held a week after the final race on Saturday 3rd August (evening). Medals will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd placings in each division, there must be a minimum of at least 3 competitors in each division and consistently paddling in order to receive a medal.

ADDITIONAL INFO:

• Race day registrations open from 9am at Ocean Culture

• Paddlers MUST check in EVERY race at Ocean Culture – this is for safety reasons and is part of our commitment to the Harbour Master.

• Race briefing will held in front of Takapuna green area at 10.45am

• Race starts at 11am – all divisions

• Your 4 best races out of 6, count towards your final placing

• ALL competitors MUST wear a PFD (Personal floatation device) and leash