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Hey all fellow paddling Friends,
It’s this weekend ahead the Winter Downwind race- raced in the style of all Da’Real Surfski races.
The conditions forecast is looking very good for lots of fun. Saturday South west wind –15-20knts moderate to fresh, swell at small period 7 sec’s and size 1.8m. Which is great for downwind paddling.
Setting the course for Duc start to Westbrook finish.
The possible (to be confirmed thurs) start will be 8am DUC, register 7am.
HOPE to see you all downwind paddlers there !!
Full details of race below and on website.
Da’Real WINTER DOWNWIND Surfski Race.
Date: 26th /27th July 2014.
Time: Earliest start 7am Sat or Sun. Change for Wind, notified on Thursday prior race.
Venue: DUC – Durban Undersea Club- Point water sports club.
Course: DUC to Westbrook +-32km. (Umdloti in light wind forecast-24km)
Entry: Entry open to all registered CSA, surf / ocean proficient SurfSki paddlers, Pre Entry now- complete entry form, pay & send on email.
Log on to fsportz events log in to ensure we have your correct details leading up to the race for notifications.
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SAFETY: YOU must have:
1. SurfSki leash -to boat,
2. Proper bright lifejacket – (no blow ups or floatation removed types),
3. Cell phone in waterproof pouch- prefer with tracking,
4. Bright sleeve rash tops & checked your boat & paddle all safe –leaks, cracks, rudder system, paddle joint,etc
Info: Prize giving at DUC, First Ski single R1000 & Trophy, Medals, Prizes 1st 2nd 3rd in all categories. Long Sleeve Tee shirts- free first 30 entries, prizes lucky draw etc.
Race Tracking: Tracking will be done of competitors during race & shown at DUC, live on internet page www.fsportz.com/tracking.php
Its done for safety measures & spectators race competition.
Get water resistant /smart phone upload app & follow instructions on Race tracking setup