World Rafting Champs 2018 – Argentina

⇒   Pre-event 2017

⇒   Key Information

⇒   Team/participants information

⇒   Judging

⇒   Media for the event

⇒   Congress

⇒   GT&E


PRE- EVENT:

  • Dates: 1 – 5 Nov 2017
  • River: Aluminé River
  • Cities: Aluminé and Villa Pehuenia, Patagonia
  • Costs:
    • Transportation – for all competitors who arrive by airplane, the organizer will provide transport free of charge from Neuquén City to Aluminé or Villa Pehuenia.
    • Accommodation and foods – the organizer will provide free of charge accommodation and foods for all competitors and registered participants during competition in Aluminé or Villa Pehuenia.
    • Entry fee – the entry fee is free of charge for all competitors.
  • Full Details
  • Registration Form R4 and flight details
  • Contact: Gunther Atem
  • Promo Video

KEY INFORMATION OF ACTUAL WRC:

  • Dates: Oct/Nov 2018 (tbc)
  • River: Aluminé River
  • Cities: Aluminé and Villa Pehuenia, Patagonia
  • Official Facebook page
  • Official organiser’s website: coming
  • Categories: Men and Women
  • Divisions: Open; Masters (40+); Under 19; Under 23
  • Rafts: R4
  • Organisation hosting event: Government of the Province of Neuquén and Argentinian Association of Rafting
  • Contact details: Gunther Atem

TEAM / PARTICIPANTS INFORMATION:

Information Letters:

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 competing:

  • Registration in 2018

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 above list. Or take a look at our Teams page or Members page.


JUDGING:

  • New Judges workshop – a Workshop and exam for new Judges will be run during this event.
  • Jury
    • Head Judge: 
    • Jury Members:
  • Judge Liason: 
  • Official Judges: (12)
  • Volunteer Judges:
    • 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: (link coming) on our facebook page
  • Photos and videos: (Link coming) and on our facebook page

CONGRESS: There will be no IRF Congress during WRC 2018 as it will be held in 2017 and 2019.


GUIDE TRAINING & EDUCATION: We hope to run a Workshop after the event.