Registrations are closed


Registrations are now closed. Late Entries accepted at Blacksmiths Beach on Race Day. Cash Only.

Organiser

Swansea Belmont SLSC

Date:

Saturday, 10 November 2018

Location:

Blacksmiths Beach


Registration closes on:

Friday, 9 November 2018 at 6:00 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Continuing the tradition of awesome East Coast racing the 2018 course options ensure the chance of some exciting downwind racing no matter what wind prevails. 

Equipment 

  • All Ski, SUP, OC1 competitors must wear an approved Level 50 Lifejacket or greater (hi-vis preferred & recommended). An approved Level 50S Lifejacket can only be worn with a hi-vis shirt over the top. No black or dull colour lifejackets will be permitted. No inflatable bum bag style lifejackets are permitted except for prone paddleboard competitors
  • Prone paddleboard competitors only are permitted to wear and approved Level 100 Inflatable bum bag lifejackets. Oceanpaddler will have these available to purchase or hire. Please contact us prior.
  • Prone paddleboard competitors must wear a hi-vis shirt.
  • All competitors must wear a Safety Leg Leash – a leash that attaches the paddler to the craft
  • All competitors must wear the electronic timing chip provided at registration
  • It is recommended to wear hi-vis hat / clothing
  • It is recommended to carry a mobile phone in a water proof bag
  • It is recommended to carry water for the race

Scrutineering of compulsory equipment may take place at registration on race morning. Please ensure you have the correct equipment

Race Rules

All competitors must abide by the following race rules:

  • Wear / carry the mandatory equipment as outlined above
  • Register for the event on the morning of the race and collect race numbers, etc
  • Attend the pre-race briefing prior to the start
  • Stop and help any other competitor/s in difficulty whilst on the course
  • Follow the event course at all times
  • Follow the direction of water safety officials at all times  
  • If a competitor withdraws mid-event they must notify the event officials either in person or by phone to be formally withdrawn from the event. Official contact numbers will be available at registration