Orienteering Association of Nova Scotia

Park Trail

Canoe/Kayak O Adventure Race Rec. and Competitive

Type: C Meet
Date:Sun July 29
Registration:8:00 am
Start Time:9:00 am
Where: Pugwash-opposite the Yacht Club
Fees: see note below. There will be water on the long course but participants should bring their own. Long pants recommended for the Ultimate Challenge!!
Contact:Greg Nix, nixga@yahoo.ca
Description:Not an OANS insured event. Insured through the village commission.

Three levels: Level 1 and 2 recreational

1- Paddle/Kayak and explore the Secrets of Victoria Island on foot. First to finish with the most controls is the winner. Suggested winning time 45 minutes.

2- Paddle or Kayak the WET AND WILD! Do not leave your vessel--all checkpoints are water controls. Speed and navigation will win this one! Suggested winning time 90 minutes

3- Paddle or Kayak the Ultimate Challenge(separate categories for racing canoes) Find extreme land and water controls over a 15 square km area. You will have to leave your vessel from time to time. Find all water and land controls. You may get mucky as the tide falls!! Suggested winning time 4 hours.

Registration: Secrets of Victoria Island $10.00 per Canoe/Kayak
Wet and Wild $25.00 per canoe/Kayak
Ultimate Challenge $40/00 percanoe/Kayak

What you get: Free hotdogs and pop/water when you finish!
A picture trophy of the event site for 1st, 2nd and 3rd. The personal honour and glory of rising to the challenge! A chance to see the Pugwash Estuary area up close and personal! Draw Prizes!!


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