Gisborne Board Series #2

Event Details

Wed 15 Jan
Wainui SLSC, Moana Road, Gisborne, Eastern - Gisborne

Event Contact:

Mike Lord

Tel: 0274 571 025

Email: mike.lord@surflifesaving.org.nz

<p>The 2014 Paddle Board Series is an Surf Life Saving Event looking to attract competitors and athletes throughout Gisborne to compete in a medium distance surf sport events.</p> <p>All three rounds of the series will be held at Wainui Beach starting at 5:30pm, catering for a wide range of age groups including Masters, Open, U19 and U16 competitors.&nbsp; The series offers Board Paddlers consistent racing that test competitors strength and endurance as they build up for the Regional and National Championship Events.</p> <p>The first event kicks off on the 8<span style="font-size: 8px; line-height: 0px;">th&nbsp;</span> January, followed by round two on the 15th&nbsp;January, and the third of the series on the 22 January.&nbsp; All points from the three rounds will be counted and prizes awarded to both male and female.&nbsp; Each series will see an alternative race distance and style of racing being held.&nbsp; Race distances will range between 265m and 1000m.</p> <h4 class="Default">Event Details</h4> <ul> <li><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"><a href="https://www.surflifesaving.org.nz/calendar/2014/january/gisborne-board-series-1/" title="Gisborne Board Series #1">Event #1</a> - This round of the series will be three (3) Long distance races up to 1000m around a "traditional" style course.</span></li> <li><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"><a href="https://www.surflifesaving.org.nz/calendar/2014/january/gisborne-board-series-2/" target="_blank" title="Gisborne Board Series #2">Event #2</a> - This round of the series will be three (3) races around an "M shaped" course with distances up to 700m.</span></li> <li><span style="line-height: 1.4em;"><a href="https://www.surflifesaving.org.nz/calendar/2014/january/gisborne-board-series-3/" target="_blank" title="Gisborne Board Series #3">Event #3</a> - This round of the series will be three (3) races starting from a minimum of 265m from a set of buoys places out to sea and will be a race "one way" to the finish line on the beach.</span></li> </ul> <h4 class="Default">Available documents</h4> <ul> <li><span style="line-height: 14px;">15 July 2013, <a href="/media/148425/2014_gisborne_paddleboardseries.pdf" target="_blank">Event information flyer</a> (pdf, 475kb)</span></li> </ul> <p class="Default">&nbsp;</p> Sport

Description

The 2014 Paddle Board Series is an Surf Life Saving Event looking to attract competitors and athletes throughout Gisborne to compete in a medium distance surf sport events.

All three rounds of the series will be held at Wainui Beach starting at 5:30pm, catering for a wide range of age groups including Masters, Open, U19 and U16 competitors.  The series offers Board Paddlers consistent racing that test competitors strength and endurance as they build up for the Regional and National Championship Events.

The first event kicks off on the 8th  January, followed by round two on the 15th January, and the third of the series on the 22 January.  All points from the three rounds will be counted and prizes awarded to both male and female.  Each series will see an alternative race distance and style of racing being held.  Race distances will range between 265m and 1000m.

Event Details

  • Event #1 - This round of the series will be three (3) Long distance races up to 1000m around a "traditional" style course.
  • Event #2 - This round of the series will be three (3) races around an "M shaped" course with distances up to 700m.
  • Event #3 - This round of the series will be three (3) races starting from a minimum of 265m from a set of buoys places out to sea and will be a race "one way" to the finish line on the beach.

Available documents