Distance Team Selection

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2017 IVF World Distance Championships in Tahiti


The 2017 Inaugural event will be hosted in Tahiti from June 3 to June 5, 2017. The event will then be held every 2 years, offsetting years of the IVF World Sprints. 

For detailed information consult the event website.

Key points

Distance: 25-30km For the V6, 15-18km for V1.
Entry fee: $100 US per paddler, includes canoe and safety boats
Entries per member country in the 2 events - V1 and V6:  1 entry for male and female in 3 age categories (U19, Open, 40’s)
Registration:  format will be the same as IVF Sprints, therefore entries must be completed via designated Area Coordinator for Canada.

Team Canada 2017

Open Men V6
Len Morris*
Gus Morris
George Horne
Joey Seward
Donald White
Darian Williams

Open Women V6
Leanne Stanley*
Melanie Conard
Kamini Jain*
Tara Hastings
Jill Kelly
Laurel Archer

Masters 40’s Women
Heather Taylor
Lisa Robertson
Lorri Stewart
Michele Genge
Pauline Lundgren
Julie Kippen

* Also competing in the V1 events.