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Matariki - Great Harbour Challenge 2015 (Sanctioned)


Hikoikoi Waka ama, Hikoikoi Reserve, 24 Marine Parade, Petone


Sat 4th Jul 2015


8km, 12-15km


Hikoikoi Waka Club

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Kia ora koutou


We have been keeping a close eye on weather all week and are confident now that the race will:

a)      Definitely go ahead

b)      Be held at Petone, Hikoikoi Waka ama Club


If for any reason the weather takes a turn for the worst a notice will be posted on facebook teams will be contacted by text Saturday morning by 7am.  If at all uncertain the club organisers can contact Chris Fox, Race Director on mob: 027 651 5379 before 9pm Friday after 7am Saturday.


Our timetable has been amended slightly so please read:  Racing will now begin at 9.30am


Please ensure race fees are paid online preferred – MUST be paid prior to racing: Ngahuru Charitable Trust 03-0584-0295411-02 Ref: Name


Hikoikoi waka ama thanks you for your ongoing support and look forward to another successful Matariki Race.

Entry Fee: $20pp Junior Paddlers (J16/J19)

$30.00pp Seniors & Novice Paddlers


The distance for all single, W1/W2 craft will be 8km (all divisions) open to Junior, Novice & Senior Paddlers

W6: 8km Juniors/Novice

W6: 12-15km Seniors


Venue: Hikoikoi Reserve,  Petone

Alternate Venue: Churchill Park, Seatoun


Date: Saturday 4 July 2015


Entries close: Wednesday 1 July  by midnight


Payment must be made prior to competition and paddler roster completed.

Payments made to:

Ngahuru Charitable Trust

Ref: your name 'waka

Surfski' canoe, kayak entries should contact organisers should they wish to enter online registrations for w1/w2 paddlers available now


Contact race organisers:
Chris Fox 027 651 5379

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