Friday, March 3, 2017

Kinsale Sea Kayak Festival

Join us for the 1st Annual Kinsale Sea Kayak Festival. Book the dates in your diary! September 1st to 3rd 2017. 
The program of events will include the following. 
A 50 kilometre Expedition Sea Kayak Race over 3 stages. This starts at 5pm on the Friday evening ( yes you'll need a half day from work!) with the race briefing and then the race starts at 7pm with stage 1 which is a 16 kilometre dash. An overnight camp follows with stage 2 (24k) & 3 (10) on Saturday. Teams of 3 must carry all their own kit. Its a fully safety supported race etc. More details to follow and the race route will be announced on Monday August 28th. This will appeal to experienced adventure racers or intermediate / advanced Sea Kayakers.
On the Saturday evening we will be hosting the Reel Paddling Film Festival where festival guests will get to enjoy a big screen / audio experience of some of this years top Kayaking & Canoeing videos. 
On the Sunday will be hosting a 20 kilometre Surf Ski Race where some Irelands top Surf Ski paddlers will battle it out for the honours. 
We will also be hosting a Sit on Top Kayaking Rally with safety demo's, fun games for all and come and try it demo's. 
More details to follow and registration will be open soon. 
Look forward to paddling with you all! 
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