Event Details

Event Name
2018 John Newton Team Boat Challenge 
Organisation Type
Organisation Name
Queensland Canoeing 
Event Start Date
Event Start Time
Event End Date
Preston Park, Currumbin Waters 

Participants Gender
Type of Event
Accepting Entries

Who is responsible for the overall event?
QC Marathon Technical Committee 
Organiser's Email Address
Event Registration Manager
Elisabet Osk Gudmundsdottir 
Event Registration Manager's Email Address?
Marathon, Ocean Racing, Outrigger, Sprint,  
Event Description

The annual John Newton Team Boat Challenge is back on Sunday 1 July 2018 at Preston Park, Currumbin. Last year we had a great turnout and we are looking forward to another great event.

Online registration are now open at bit.ly/2018JohnNewtonChallenge. 

Payments and registrations will also be available on the day.

Presentations on the day will include:

  • Medals for winners in each category
  • Plaque for the club with the highest score will receive the John Newton Team Boat Challenge
  • Plaque for the club that wins the handicap point score.

You will be able to race in up to 3 races on the day so make sure to gather your friends and join us for a fun day out at Currumbin Creek.

Age Group Craft Gender Distance

U14 K2Boys, Girls, Mixed 4km

U18 K2Boys, Girls, Mixed 6km

Juniors TK2 Boys, Girls, Mixed 6km

Juniors K4 Boys, Girls, Mixed 6km

Open K2 Men, Women, Mixed 6km

OpenTK2 Men, Women, Mixed 6km

Open C2 Men, Women or Mixed6 km

Open Double Ocean Ski Men, Women or Mixed 6km

Open TC2 Men, Women or Mixed 6km

Open K4 Men, Women or Mixed 6km

*You can do up to 3 races on the day. Example: Paddler Open Female – K2 Female, K2 Mixed & K4.

For all event enquiries please contact Chris Hurley cbhurley@internode.on.net or Elisabet at QC office qc.events@canoe.org.au.


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