Event 3: Paihia Power Paddle - Monday 04 June

Paihia Power Paddle actionA superbly scenic SUP race starting from Waitangi - one of the most iconic locations in all of New Zealand. Races on offer will include:

6km flat water race on a sheltered, shallow and safe inlet.

3km flat water race on a sheltered, shallow and safe inlet.

There will be no junior-only races. Experienced juniors will be welcome to compete in the 3km race which will have U11, U14 & U16 prize categories.

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For the Topflight, the race on offer will be conditions dependent. Technical racing or a downwinder if conditions permit, or an 8k race with a few corners and interesting scenic bits thrown in.

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The morning start time will leave plenty of time after the prize giving for a leisurely return home, or a visit to Waitangi, a game of golf or a session in the fabulous Waitangi Mountain Bike Park. More info on the other attractions here...

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Provisional Event Schedule:

0930 Registration opens
1000 Registration closes
1005 Race briefing
1030 Racing starts
1300 Prize giving

Full event schedule to follow soon