The South Island Masters Games 2017 run from October 4th to 8th in Nelson; the Waka Ama event is on Saturday, 7 October 2017.
For a fun and competitive day on the water of Tasman Bay you can enter on your own or in a team. Teams need 4 team members, or a team can be found for you, to race in an OC6 waka. A steerer, basic instruction and all the equipment will be provided. All you need is enthusiasm and a sense of adventure! If you have your own V1 or OC1, you can enter the long distance singles race (15km to 18km). Participants must use their own V1 or OC1 waka for the solo races.
Grades are: Little or No Experience, Experienced.
OC6 teams event
Approx 15km to 18km solo