£23.33 – £120

British Rafting Raft Race Series - British Open September 2017

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Lee Valley White Water Centre

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Waltham Cross

EN9 1AB

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British Rafting Raft Race Series - British Open September 2017


The Raft Race will be held on Saturday, 16th and Sunday, 17th September 2017.

Competition will take place on the Legacy and Olympic courses at Lee Valley White Water Centre in several categories. Where possible, competition will follow Category C International Rafting Federation (IRF) race rules.

Racing will be in the R6 format. Team tickets are for six people racing. If individuals would like to race, we will make best endeavours to ensure they are placed in teams

Mixed gender and/or age teams are welcome in addition to standard race category teams.

Medals will be awarded on the Saturday evening for all events on the Saturday.
Sunday morning will be "Sunday Funday" with additional prizes awarded.
Be sure to stay on site for the British Rafting Annual General Meeting on Sunday 17th September from 12:30.



FAQs


What's included in the ticket price?
Team (six competitors) tickets include:

  • Competitor place in all race categories

  • Team prizes

Individual (additional team members, coaches, managers, parents, supporters etc) tickets include:

  • Competitor place in all race categories (where possible due to numbers)

  • Spot prizes


What is NOT included in the ticket price?

  • Transport to/from Lee Valley White Water Centre

  • Accommodation for the event - closest places to try are: Lee Valley YHA, Dobbs Weir Campsite, Sewardstone Campsite, Travelodge (A10 Cheshunt)

  • No accommodation / overnight stays are permissable at Lee Valley White Water Centre

  • Food / beverages over the course of the event


Are there ID, minimum age or other requirements to enter the event?

  • All competitors must be a minimum age of 15 to compete (Under-15s are permitted to attend but cannot compete and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times)

  • Anyone under 18 will require a parent or guardian to attend (or participate in) the event

  • All competitors must declare they are fit and able to swim 50 metres in full racing kit

  • As a team, competitors acknowledge they are competent to race on the Legacy and Olympic Courses at Lee Valley White Water Centre - please let organisers know in advance if this competency is not possible - a qualified guide will be offered if there are any available.


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

  • Parking on site at Lee Valley White Water Centre is included within designated parking areas - please do not park anywhere that is not clearly designated as a parking area.
  • The closest overland train stations are Waltham Cross and Cheshunt.


What's the refund policy?
Tickets are non-refundable.

What else is on over the weekend?

  • The event is part of the British Canoeing Super September series - this weekend will also see events in Slalom, Freestyle, Canoe Polo and Boater Cross
  • Live music will be on site on Saturday evening with the bar and terrace open until late - entry is free to anyone competing

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Lee Valley White Water Centre

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Waltham Cross

EN9 1AB

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

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