Invitation

INTERNATIONAL REGATTA PIESTANY

May 26 – 28, 2017

 

Dear Sportfriends,

 

The Slovak Canoe Association is inviting you to WORLD´S MOST POPULAR INTERNATIONAL REGATTA, which will be held HERE IN Piešťany on May 26 - 28, 2017.

 

ABOUT 20 COUNTRIES PARTICIPATING EVERY YEAR, INCLUDING HUNGARY, GERMANY, CZECH REPUBLIC, POLAND, PORTUGAL, SERBIA, FRANCE, GREAT BRITAIN, SWITZERLAND, CROATIA, SLOVENIA, ISRAEL AND MANY OTHERS…

 

AGE CATOGORIES:

KADETS (2001-2002), JUNIORS (1999-2000) AND U23 (1994-1998)

 

DISCIPLINES:

The disciplines of the Regatta will be as follows:

 

kadets boys (born 2001-2002)

K1, K2, C1, C2                  200m, 500m, 1000m

K4, C4                               1000m

kadets girls (born 2001-2002)

K1, K2, C1, C2                  200m, 500m, 1000m

K4                                     500m

juniors - men (born 1999-2000)

K1, K2, C1, C2                  200m, 500m, 1000m

K4, C4                               1000m

juniors - women (born 1999-2000)

K1, K2, C1, C2                  200m, 500m, 1000m

K4, C4                               500m

seniors under 23 – men (born 1994-1998)

K1, K2, C1, C2                  200m, 500m, 1000m

K4                                      1000m

seniors under 23 – women (born 1994-1998)

K1, K2,                              200m, 500m, 1000m

 

Programme:

25.5.2017                 19:00          Teamleaders meeting

26.5.2017        8:00 - 18:00          1000m Heats, Semifinals, Finals

27.5.2017        8:00 - 18:00            500m Heats, Semifinals, Finals

28.5.2017       8:00 - 17:00            200m Heats, Semifinals, Finals

 

PARTICIPATION FEE:

Participant's fee including food, accommodation, local transportation, accreditation, medical care at the course, security service at the course and acces to parking is for:

TOP First Hotel:      70 EUR per person per day, (75 EUR single room) Hotel Magnolia

First Class Hotel:    65 EUR per person per day, (70 EUR single room) Hotel Satelit

Second Class Hotel 53 EUR per person per day, (60 EUR single room)

Third Class Hotel    48 EUR per person per day, (50 EUR singleroom)

Fourth Class (Hostel) 39 EUR per person per day, (no single rooms available)

 

The teams willing to arrange for accommodation and food by themselves will have to pay an organizing fee of EUR 30 per participant for one day.

 

The participant´s fees are to paid after coach meeting, or before the competition via bank,

only in EUR:

 

Bank: Tatrabanka Bratislava

Account No.: 2622762068/1100

IBAN: SK 70 1100 0000 0026 22762068

SWIFT: TATR_SK_BX

FORMS

 

In order to assure a very good organization and accommodation we would be obliged if you could confirm your participation by fill forms:

 

ELECTRONICAL Preliminary entry form / request for boats April 10th, 2017 at the latest

On http://regatta.canoe.sk/

ELECTRONICAL Nominal Entries on our website deadline May 22nd, 2017

On http://regatta.canoe.sk/

After this date will be every change charged by 2,- € / one change.

 

 

TRANSPORTATION:

For teams arriving to Vienna or Bratislava the organizers can arrange the transportation to and from Piešťany for 25,- EUR per person (airport Bratislava), 30,- EUR per person (airport Vienna). In case of transport up to 3 persons will be special price charged.

 

PRIZES:

The three best national teams and three best athletes will receive special valuable prices.

The national coach of the best team, winning the Nation´s Cup, will be awarded by EUR 1.000,- second EUR 500,- third EUR 300,-. Best athlete EUR 400,- second EUR 200,- third EUR 100,-

 

For teams coming not only from oversees we will be able to arrange for training camp before (or after) the Regatta.

 

A limited number of boats can be rented. Your request must be send till April 10th, 2017 in the online preliminary form. After this date should be problem to provide boats.

The fee will be 40 EUR per single boat and day, 45 EUR pre double boat and day, and 50 EUR per K4/C4, and day.

 

 

Boris Bergendi

Chairman of organizing committee