As we draw closer to World Rafting Champs 2016, we talked with the well known IRF Assessor Judge, Goran Lolić – Lola, who will be the Head Judge at this event.
Lola passed the Judge exam run by Robert Kazik in 2006 in Banja Luka. Since then he has . . . → continue reading . . . Head Judge gives some wise tips …
The Costa Rican Open Women’s crew is composed of Marianela Castro – Captain, Cintya Escobar Valverde, Hannah Brown, Esther Mata, Melida Barbee with the Coach – Alexander Segura, and they will be representing Costa Rica at the up coming 2016 R4 WRC at Wadi Adventure, Al Ain, . . . → continue reading . . . Turrialba represented at the 2016 WRC
With team entries now officially closed and at 85 teams coming we can see that this is the largest number of teams we’ve ever had attending a World Rafting Champs. Last year was our previous largest at 71 and before that it was 63 in New Zealand (2013) and Netherlands (2010).
Knowing that finances . . . → continue reading . . . Teams coming to the 2016 WRC in Al Ain
Introducing Rafting Club Vidra who will be flying the Slovenian colours in the Open Men’s category at the upcoming World Rafting Champs at Wadi Adventure, Al Ain, in the UAE. And it’s members are: Dejan Kernc, Luka Bratuš, Leon Breznik, Domen Bistan and Matic Jug.
This is . . . → continue reading . . . Rafting Club Vidra to represent Slovenia at the 2016 WRC
DRD4 club is a machine for producing champions. This time, our cooperation with them is related to their U19 Women’s team that will be representing Italy in the UAE at the 2016 WRC. This team is composed of: Raphaela Oberhofer, Sarah Oberhofer, Deborah Walter, Sarah Walter, Marilena Nabersberg with . . . → continue reading . . . Italy U19 Women ready for WRC 2016
Another fantastic EC season is behind us, so let’s see how it all went, where we competed, how many teams participated, who was the best ….
EC Rialp, Spain
For EC 2016 we had 13 competitions in total, and the season began on 19 March this year, with a . . . → continue reading . . . Euro Cup 2016 winners
Alaya Competition of Brotas is another well known name in the competitive world of rafting.
The team is made up of: Edward Angelo Degrandi (Du), Gabriel Pessa (Pessa), Joao Luiz Rodrigues (Junior), Leandro Cavalcante (Le), Fernando Antonio Morassutti (Nando), Jorge Luis de Souza (Nave)
Uma breve história da equipe: Equipe de Rafting da cidade de Brotas-SP, formada em 2009. Visa . . . → continue reading . . . U23 Men of Alaya Competition – heading to WRC 2016
The Masters division at the 2016 WRC R4 in the UAE will be the biggest yet, with 11 men’s teams and 8 women’s teams. I’ve always seen the Master’s category as the one to enjoy, but these men are taking it very seriously. The USA will cross their paddles and measure their strength . . . → continue reading . . . First time for USA Master’s Men
I was so delighted to be given the opportunity to attend the Russian national competitions. And although I only attended the Sprint and the beginning of the H2H, the very fact that I was there was a dream come true for me.
Due to the language barrier and that the Russian teams . . . → continue reading . . . Competition under the Milky Way – Russian National Champs R4/6
This is such a famous team that they do not need a special introduction. (Previous interview with them in Portuguese), and now we are interested in their departure to the WRC R4 2016 where they are the defending champions in the Open Men’s category.
Here they are in action at the R6 WRC . . . → continue reading . . . Bozo D’ Água – Brasil’s Open Men’s Rafting Team