Kayak Krazy 10 km Series – Bay of Plenty


Aug 29


371 Wairoa Road, Wairoa 3171

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027 220 3226

Chris Emmett

This is a leg of the 10km Series hosted by clubs around the country. Race just for fun or join in on two races plus the champs to be eligible for a series win.

Held at clubs around the country, this series has races for all ages and abilities. You can track your points and progress against other paddlers.

Each race accumulates points per below. To be eligible to win the SERIES you must race TWO races PLUS the Champs (Double points for the Champs).  All paddlers who attend the Champs are eligible for spot prizes but you must have completed two series races plus the champs to be eligible for the series win.

See the Results HQ website for all results and series leaders.

Distances to be confirmed on the day but will be approximately:

2.5km  Tyros (12 and under)
5km     U14, U16
10km   U18, Open, Masters, Ski, Multisport & K2
*Note: Masters divisions will be split into 35-44, 45-54, 55+ if there are sufficient entries for each age group (2 or more)

Low Tide – 5:55am 0.42m, High Tide – 12:07pm 1.88m (Note – Event is run on the Wairoa River which is very tidal due to its location)

10.00am –11.00am All Event Registrations (entry fees and registration on the day only)
11.00 – 11.15am Race Briefing all 2.5km & 5.0km competitors (K1 Tyros, K1 U14, K1 U16, Surf Ski U16
11.30am Race Start all 2.5km & 5.0km competitors (K1 Tyros, K1 U14, K1 U16, Surf Ski
12.00 – 12.15pm Race Briefing all 10km competitors (everyone else)
12.30pm Race Start all 10km competitors (everyone else)
2.00pm ish Prize Giving
Clubs may enter using the club database by 2pm on Thursday 26th August.
Individuals and supporters may enter using the 10km Series Entry form 2021 but this must be sent to the Club by 2 pm Thursday 26th August.

Conditions of entry :

  • Paddlers payments can be made on the day. 
  • All attendees will be required to sign in and provide a phone number for contact tracing purposes.
  • We will provide hand sanitiser and will minimise contact where possible.  We request you follow good hygiene practices.
  • Please do not attend if you are unwell or have flu-like symptoms.