Salty and TK Rec Challenge – Sunday 14 November 2021

Sunday 14th  November 2021

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Venue Footscray Canoe Club, Farnsworth Ave (cnr Maribyrnong Blvd)
Footscray Melways map 42 D2
Course One or more laps of the Maribyrnong River (TBD).
Flatwater, no snags, no eddies. Cycle track follows entire course. Ideal practice race for those wishing to do the “Ben Ward” the following week.
The race is focused on TK1/TK2 and Rec boats, possible trophy for schools.
Start/Finish Footscray Canoe Club
Boat Classes Singles:TK1. Doubles:TK2.
Singles Rec 1. Double Rec 2.
Age Classes U12, U14, U16, U18, O (Open), V35, V45, V55, V65
Classes/ Rules As per PV Marathon rules.
Each Boat/Gender/Age combination represents a class e.g. TK1-FV35 is TK1, Female,Vet35+
‘X’ denotes Mixed Double: one Male + one Female.
Juniors are permitted to race up to Open class.  Seniors are permitted to race down to Open class.  Medals awarded for the first 3 placings in each class.
Distance All races 6km
Start 1 09:00 All Male Single classes (e.g. TK1-MV55, etc)
All Female Double classes (e.g. TK2-FU18, etc)
Start 2 10:15 All Female Single classes (e.g. TK1-FV55, etc)
All Male Double classes (e.g. TK2-MU16, etc)
Start 3 11:30 All Mixed Double Classes (e.g. TK2-XV35, etc)
Entry Fee Paddle Australia / AOCRA Junior (under 18) $15.50 for 1 race, $20.50 for 2 races, $25.50 for 3 races
Paddle Australia /  AOCRA Senior Racing (18+)
Non-member junior (under 18)
$20.50 for 1 race, $25.50 for 2 races, $30.50 for 3 races
Senior Recreational  (Non Paddle Australia)
Non-member senior (18+)
$30.50 for 1 race, $35.50 for 2 races, $40.50 for 3 races
Entries Entry is only online – payment is only on the day.
Online entries close 8pm Friday November 12th 2021.  Late Entries: On the day: Open: 07.45am; Close: 08.15am; additional $5 fee appliesAll entrants must adhere to vaccination and other Covid regulations. 
Payment 07:30 to 08:15 on the day.  Pay on the day and pick up race numbers.
Briefing 8:30 am
Canteen Hot food, drinks, coffee available for full duration of the race.
Facilities Ample car parking. Hot showers, change room, toilets available.
More info  Footscray Canoe Club Inc
Neil White 0400 985 121 (a/h)  or Uby Woods 0419 166 664