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Monday, October 25, 2010
King of the Coast 2010
2010 THINK KAYAK KING OF THE COAST
Race 6 AORS
MOFFAT BEACH (WINDS PERMITTING - TBA) TO MOOLOOLABA MOOLOOLAH RIVER
Saturday 30th October 2010
9.30am - 10.15am
Ken Wallace Paddling Clinic CLARK PARK River Esplanade (Race finish area).
10.30am - 12.30pm
Pre-race registration at Moffat headland. Pickup race top , timing anklet and Goodie bag, drink voucher.
Race briefing for all
RACE START ALL AWAY Moffats Beach
Manufacturer and product stalls, bbq, drinks, music, jumping castle, face painting at O'Connor's Beach Park - Mooloolaba; gold coin donation to SC Children's Therapy Centre
First competitors may start to arrive at Point Cartwright
Dash for Cash followed straight after by Presentations
Race will commence from Moffat Beach at 1.30pm sharp. Registration will be at race start 9am - 11am.
Briefing 15 mins prior to start Moffat Beach.
The course will be approximately 16kms long from Moffat Headland to inside the Mooloolaba Marina straight to waters front of O'Connor's Beach Park (past The Wharf tavern Mooloolaba) through Think Kayak sand Finish and over timing plate.
Race date is 30th October 2010. King of the coast is now proud to be a part of the Australian Racing Series.
The AORS is a national series incorporating 10 ocean racing events. The series will travel around the country to Australia's most popular beaches showcasing men and women competing in a variety of categories in the only ocean racing series of its kind. The time of start may differ depending upon wind conditions and starting point. Information we will endeavor to deliver by text and email so please add mobile and emails numbers to registration and/or check website for updates.
****Updated information: please note that 'the Twist' Teams and Double race has been cancelled from the AORS event program this season so there will be no Double Championships. So too has the Lion Island Challenge.
POINTS AND SERIES CHAMPIONS
Updated info: Competitors will take their best 6 results from 10 races which will decide the national champion in the various categories as outlined below.
All events will be awarded equal points with the exception of the Doctor which will be awarded double points.
The Finn Kayaks Coastal Challenge is a teams event and will have points awarded towards the AORS series points.
*Double points awarded for the Doctor
KOTC and AORS CATEGORIES
Under 20 Men
Under 20 Women
Over 40 Men
Over 40 Women
Over 50 Men
Under 20ft craft Men
Under 20ft craft Women
SUP Open board size Men
SUP Open board size Women
SUP 12'6 and under Men
SUP 12'6 and under Women
Paddleboard Open board size Men
Paddleboard Open board size Women
OC1 u/21 (KOTC only)
Under 20 ft Any craft under 20ft for example Think craft, Fenn XT, Epic Sport, all Spec Ski's, Plastics
Under 20 Must be 20 or under as of the first AORS event of the series
Over 40 Must be 40 or over as of the first AORS event of the series
Over 50 Must be 50 or over as of the first AORS event of the series