The 2023 PA Canoe Wildwater Championships are being held at Penrith Whitewater Stadium, NSW from 4 – 5 March. Entries are now open and can be entered HERE. The event will act as the selection event for the 2023 Australian Senior, Junior and U23 teams. It is a great competition for those wanting to work on faster extreme race times or those just wanting to have some fun.
The competition guide is available to view HERE.
The event schedule:
- Sprints: 4 March at Penrith Whitewater Stadium – 2 runs
- Classic: 5 March at Penrith Whitewater Stadium
Chris Greed – Athlete representative on the technical committee is happy to take emails on any questions/concerns you may have. Chris has paddled Wildwater at Penrith in the past.
Classes on offer: Wildwater craft : K1, C1, C2, Sundry (non ICF)
More information and Penrith session times can be viewed HERE.
Kaylen Bassett has posted a POV training run of the course on his Facebook page and has agreed to its inclusion HERE. You should find it very useful as a preview of the event.
Paddle Australia also have some albums of photos from the 2019 Grand Prix’s at Penrith, for any venue-specific photos:
- GP1 – https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10157516043879305&type=3
- GP2 – https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10157534561594305&type=3