NZ Freestyle Kayak Championship 2015


The 2015 NZ Freestyle Kayaking National Championships and NZ freestyle kayak team selections are going to be held on the 7th & 8th of March, 2015  at the Hawea Whitewater Park near Wanaka.

This an extremely important year for freestyle kayaking with the World Championships being held on the famous Garburator wave on the Ottawa River, Canada. Come join in the freestyle action on the Hawea River over the 7th & 8th of March, free event singlets and BBQ lunches for athletes. Thanks to our generous sponsors Rochfort Paddles, Rasdex, Cumec Magazine, Paradiso Cinema and Up The Creek Kayaks we have some fantastic giveaways be there to get yours!

Date: 7th – 8th March 2015

Registration: 7:45am – 9:15am 7th March 2015

Athlete Briefing: 9:15am – 9:30am 7th March 2015

Venue: Hawea Play Park

Feature: Bottom wave

Flow: 7th March 2015 – 120 m3/S Steady flow 8:00am – 6:00pm
8th March 2015 – 120 m3/S Steady flow 7:00am – 5:00pm

Scoring System: Formal International Canoe Federation
scoring system. For further information
please see

Entry Fee: $50:00 Non NZFKA members.
$40:00 NZFKA members.
To be paid upon check in at the event.

Categories Age Group (years)
Cadets 14 and under
U16 16 and under
Junior 18 and under team selection event
Pro 19 and over team selection event
Veteran 35 and over

Further Information: Please contact Jason Searle or 021 245 7702

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