This is an ideal opportunity for all those who would like to become an IRF Instructor for guide training.
The Certification Workshop will be:
- held in Tirol, Austria,
- from the 11 to 13 of August 2014.
- It is being organized by the Tyrolean Rafting Association
- and will be run by the IRF Head of Guide Training & Education - Gaspar Goncz.
- For more information – contact Gaspar.
Daily Reports: Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4
LIVE Blog - an “as-it-happened” written report of the Open H2H and Open Downriver
Chengdu is the city we arrived in after a crazy, night train ride. We had four days of rest here before the second race. This beautiful city of 15 million people, with many historical, religious and natural curiosities is a city to be on the list for sight seeing just as much as . . . → continue reading . . . China – Race 2, what an experience!
Downriver group start
What a beautiful competition. 71 teams, 18 European countries, Čunovo – Divoka water, Slovakia, the sun as much as we wanted, well organized competition – what more could we ask for!
Day Four of the competition (see Day 1, Day 2 and . . . → continue reading . . . New Euro Rafting Champions!!!
Another beautiful, sunny day in Čunovo is behind us. The third day was reserved for Slalom for Open Men and Women and Downriver for the U19, U23 and Masters’ divisions.
The first slalom race brought us two flips and one surf in a hole just before the end of . . . → continue reading . . . Day Three Euro Rafting Champs
The second day of competition was the Open Sprint and H2H. As I expected it was spectacular in both disciplines.
First it was the Sprint where the CZE1 team defended their title from last time, NED1 achieved a fantastic result and climbed onto the podium at 2nd place, while the experienced Italian ITA1 . . . → continue reading . . . Day Two Euro Rafting Champs
U19 Men Sprint
The first day of competition went very smoothly and professionally. I cannot wait for Slalom and Downriver! We were fortunate to have more sunny days and by the end of this competition it will look like we have all been on vacation!
Fifteen nations are represented at this competition. . . . → continue reading . . . Day One of Euro Rafting Champs
The 2014 R4 Euro Champs are being held from the 17 – 20 July on the artificial course, Areál Divoká voda Čuňovo, Bratislava, Slovakia.
Some teams have been there since the past weekend, getting in some extra training and familiarising themselves with the course. See photos.
And training for . . . → continue reading . . . R4 Euro Champs under way in Slovakia – watch LIVE!!!
This is another young team that started its career at the R4 Euro Champs – Čunovo, 2014. We talked to Monika Kebiskova to get an introduction to this team.
“Our team is called “Vopičky”, which means ‘ monkeys’, because we are small, bouncy and quite loud. The team was founded in . . . → continue reading . . . Home team – U23 Slovak Women’s team ready!