World Rafting Champs 2016 – Wadi Adventure, UAE

 


KEY INFORMATION:


TEAM / PARTICIPANTS INFORMATION:

  • Fees:
    • Event Fees: please refer to the above information letters and / or the official website for registration and other fees to be paid to the event organisers as well as how to make these  payments.
    • IRF Fees: all members must be up to date with their fees due to the IRF. Please contact IRF Admin as to how to pay these fees.
  • Teams:
    • Team’s contacts: To let your fans, friends, family and other interested people know what is happening to your team during the event send IRF Admin a link to your own facebook page, twitter or website and we will link it to the list below. Or take a look at our Teams page or Members page.
    • Teams registered = 85. Countries represented = 28
    • Open (37) Masters (18) U23 (17) U19 (13) per
      Men (20) Women (17) Men (11) Women (7) Men (11) Women (6) Men (8) Women (5) country
      ARG ARG ARG ARG 4
      AUS 1
      BEL 1
      BiH 1
      BRA BRA BRA BRA BRA 5
      CAN 1
      CHN 1
      CRC CRC CRC CRC 4
      CROa 1
      CZE CZE CZE CZE CZE CZE CZE 7
      DEN DEN 2
      GER GER 2
      GBR GBR GBR GBR GBR GBR 6
      HUN HUN 2
      INA INA INA 3
      ITA ITA ITA ITA 4
      JPN JPN JPN JPN JPN 5
      KAZ KAZ KAZ 3
      NEP 1
      NED NED NED NED 4
      NZL 1
      NOR 1
      RUS RUS RUS RUS RUS RUS RUS RUS 8
      SVK SVK SVK SVK SVK SVK 6
      SLO SLO SLO 3
      TUR TUR TUR 3
      UAE 1
      USA USA USA USA 4

JUDGING:

  • New Judges workshop – a Workshop and exam for new Judges will be run during this event. Full details here.
  • Jury
    • Head Judge: Goran Lolic
    • Jury Members: Eric Boudreau, Amalia Yunita, Jozef Kytka
  • Judge Liason: 
  • Official Judges:
    • Uros Lovrencic
    • Bibiana Kytkova
    • Tsvetan Petrov
    • Kianoosh Mehrabi
    • Boris Purjakov
    • Bert Kanora
    • Kanat Karamursel
    • Janko Tavcar
    • Lucia Orockoka
    • Mihail Saev
    • Nikolai Degtyarev
  • Volunteer Judges:
    • Milan Lovrencic (Honourary Judge)
    • Yordanka Bogdanova
    • Cahyo Alkantana
    • Takuya Ikeda
    • Marina Naydenova
    • Any Judges who do the Judges course

MEDIA:

Daily updates: Live feeds will be done where Wifi makes it possible. Plus updates will be posted during the event on the IRF’s facebook page, website and on twitter.

Results: Will be posted in the left hand column on our home page, as well as in the daily articles posted on the website, on facebook and in the live feeds.

Media Kit: Information for media

  • History of the International Rafting Federation – here
  • General Info about IRF: The IRF is a non-profit organisation which seeks to unite rafters from around the world. This is done through competitions, recreational rafting and conservation.The IRF has a 10 man BOD and a number of Sub-committees which run its affairs. The sub-committees are Sport & Competition, Guide Training & Education, Recreational Rafting and Conservation, Media & Marketing and International Relations. The members of these committees are from all over the world, representing rafting from all corners and continents.
  • IRF World Rafting Champs – History and disciplines of the WRC – here
  • Press: here and on our facebook page
  • Photos and videos: here and on our facebook page

IRF MEETINGS: There will be various IRF meetings held during the event. More information will be provided closer to the time


GUIDE TRAINING & EDUCATION: At this stage there is no plan to run a GT&E workshop as it is an artificial course.


PRE- EVENT: There was no Pre-event.