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The IRF is accepting applications from potential hosts for the 2023 World Rafting Championships. This first step would be in the form of an “Intention to Bid” which would need to reach the IRF by the 31st December 2021. Please contact IRF Admin for any further information. The IRF World Rafting Championships includes Youth, Junior,
Everyone is excited about the return to World Rafting Championships (WRC). But WRC 2022 will be different to all other WRCs – travel and COVID-19 compliance now go hand-in-hand. Below we set out where the competition will be, how to get there and how to stay compliant with the current Bosnian health and travel restrictions.
By Mihai Mares We are happy to introduce to you Romania as the newest european country with an artificial whitewater channel! And just last week we held the Cornișa Cup 2021 on its waters. After six years of planning and construction and careful safety assessments Cornișa AquaPark and Sports opened its pumps for tourists in
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IRF Media Lead
Sean manages the IRF’s website and social media presences on a daily basis. Sean oversees media at all IRF major events.
IRF Media - USA
Annalee is an IRF GTE Raft Guide and works regularly with ACE Adventure in West Virginia on the New River Gorge and the Gauley
IRF Media - Czechia
Vašek has a distinguished career in photography and is the leading photographer for the Czech Union of Boaters (SVoCR Rafting)
IRF Media - WRC
Garrick has been a familiar face at World Rafting Championships for a decade now. He gets up close and personal with the action.
IRF Media - Serbia
Nenad is devoted to rafitng in representing Serbia at several competitions and being a key photographer at many Euro Cups
IRF Media - Asia
Hong has been involved with IRF raft race events across asia since 2016.
Mark’s passion for rafting can be felt in the articles on river and rafting safety he writes. Mark is also the IRF GTE Secretary and an IRF GTE Assessor.
IRF Media - Italy
Jasmine raced representing Italy from 2013 – 2017 and has since become a raft guide and avid photographer