Home General Taper Race – Sunday 15th April 2018

The weekend before the Vic Marathon Champs, come do 1, 2 or 3 races (Singles, Doubles and Mixed Doubles)

Venue Footscray Canoe Club, Farnsworth Ave (cnr Maribyrnong Blvd)
Footscray Melways map 42 D2
Course One or more laps of the Maribyrnong River (TBD).
(There may be a portage for racing boats.) Flatwater, no snags, no eddies. Cycle track follows entire course.
Start/Finish Footscray Canoe Club
Boat Classes Singles: K1, TK1, C1, TC1, OS1, SS1, OC1, V1, RS1, RM1, RL1
Doubles: K2, TK2, C2, TC2, OS2, SS2, OC2, V2, RS2, RM2, RL2
Age Classes U12, U14, U16, U18, O (Open), V35, V45, V55, V65
Classes/Rules As per CV Marathon rules.
Each Boat/Gender/Age combination represents a class e.g. K1-FV35 is K1, 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. K1-MO, OC1-MV55, etc)
All Female Double classes (e.g. C2-FU18, RS2-FV35, etc)
Start 2 10:15 All Female Single classes (e.g. K1-FV65, OC1-FV55, etc)
All Male Double classes (e.g. TC2-MU16, RL2-MV35, etc)
Start 3 11:30 All Mixed Double Classes (e.g. OC2-XV35, etc)
Entry Fee AC/AOCRA Junior (under 18) $15 for 1 race, $20 for 2 races, $25 for 3 races
AC/AOCRA Senior Racing (18+)
Non-member junior (under 18)
$20 for 1 race, $25 for 2 races, $30 for 3 races
AC Senior Recreational
Non-member senior (18+)
$30 for 1 race, $35 for 2 races, $40 for 3 races
Entries Entry is only online – payment is only on the day.
Online entries close 8pm Sat April 14th.
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.org.au
Contact footscray@canoe.org.au
Neil White 0400 985 121 (a/h) or Annette Scott 0414 406 213

Preliminary only. Correct as of Feb 6th 2017. Keep checking this page for updates