Paddler Information Sheet (also below)
AOCRA NATIONAL OC1/ OC2 / V1 CHAMPIONSHIPS
Lakes Entrance Victoria 24th – 26th November
1. TRAVEL ASSISTANCE - is available to all AOCRA financial members travelling from a location that is greater than 1000km from the event. Forms are due 2 weeks after the event and payments are capped at a maximum of $120 per paddler.
Forms and instructions have been updated and simplified and can be found on the AOCRA website [Off The Water / Administration / Travel / National Travel Assistance Rules & Request for Travel Assistance Form].
2. TOWING ASSISTANCE - is available for trailers carrying a minimum of 6 outriggers to the event travelling from a location that is greater than 1000km from the event (SUP’s and Ski’s are not eligible for AOCRA funding). Forms are due 2 weeks after the event and payments will be capped at a maximum of $500 per trailer.
Form can be found on the AOCRA website [Off The Water / Administration / Travel / Request for Towing Assistance].
3. CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY
To be awarded to the club with the highest points based on the Outrigger National Title events (excludes non- outrigger events)
4. FLUORO CAPS
Fluro caps to be given to competitors to race in. This is an AOCRA safety initiative.
5. PRIZE - 2 X RETURN FLIGHTS TO NEW ZEALAND - $1200
TO COMPETE AT THE ANNUAL BO HERBERT MEMORAL RACE at Kowharewa Bay Tutukata MARCH 10th 2018 (30/35km downwind race)
The first Male and Female OC1 to cross the finish line in the long course will win return flights to compete at the above event. (to be eligible must be financial AOCRA members)
a. AOCRA will reimburse the cost of return flights to NZ to the winners (up to a maximum of $600 each)
This can be done by completing a ‘request for reimbursement form’ found on the AOCRA website [Off the Water/Administration/Forms].
b. Flights are to attend the Annual Bo Herbert Memorial Race NZ on 10th March 2018, not transferable for use at other events/locations.
c. Prize is only valid to the winners, not transferable to any other party.
d. Please find more information regarding the race at http://www.wakaama.co.nz/racecalendar/lookup/1353
6. Program and further details available on the AOCRA Website. https://aocra.com.au/
0437 186 622