PQ Canoe Sprint Championship and Schools Championship – Update

The Paddle Queensland Canoe Sprint and Schools Championships will take place at Lake Kawana on the Sunshine Coast on Saturday the 3rd and Sunday the 4th of December. Paddlers from eight to eighty (and beyond) have entered to race two full days of sprint action over 500m and 200m.

There is a revised schedule for the event available online, click here.
Saturday – 500m
Sunday – 200m
There was an addition of a pathways 1000m and 500m races on Sunday Afternoon.

Pathway Races – Sunday
The pathway races on Sunday afternoon will be timed finals. If interested in a pathway 1000m race for junior / open / master men or 500m for open / junior men and women, please email Andrea at qld@paddle.org.au by Thursday 5 pm.

Club K4
Entries will remain open for the club K4 500m on Saturday. A great opportunity for juniors, open and master athletes to get together and paddle for their club. All members of the crew must be from the same club.

Provisional Start List
A provisional start list is available, click here. Please check your entries and contact Andrea at qld@paddle.org.au if there are any changes.

State Team Nominations
The Paddle Queensland Canoe Sprint Pathway outlines the State Team Structure, Development Structure and opportunities of being in the Paddle Queensland Canoe Sprint State Team. The pathway is supported with guidelines for performance for juniors to U21. In the future this will include all age groups including masters.
Click here for the Canoe Sprint Pathway.
To assist with any questions on the State Team and Queensland pathways, there will be a brief and Q & A session in the lunch break on both Saturday and Sunday.

For full event details click here for the Event Booklet.

This year the Championships will combine with the Paddle Queensland School Sprint Championships.
For more information on the combined events and explanations, click here.

Paddle Queensland look forward to a fantastic weekend of racing.

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