The first step for bidding for any of our events is to send in an Intention to Bid notice. Once this has been accepted by the IRF Exec Com the latest bid documents will be sent through to you. These need to be returned in full by the date set as the closing date for the bidding.

We are accepting bids for:

  • 2021 Euro Champs
  • 2022 Euro Champs
  • 2023 Euro Champs
  • 2023 World Rafting Championship – Intention to Bid must be returned to IRF Admin by 31st Oct 2020. Due date for bids is 31 Dec 2020
  • 2024 World Rafting Championship – Intention to Bid must be returned to IRF Admin by 31st Oct 2021. Due date for bids is 31 Dec 2021

Bidding documents can be read here and need to be read with the Race Rules as well.

 

World Rafting Championships bidding documents:

  • IRF WRC Bidding System – 2019 March – this document lays out the dates and procedures as well as documents needed for a bid.
  • WRC Reg & Org Criteria ver 5.3 – this is a very crucial document for the bidder to read carefully. This lays out what the IRF is expecting the host to do. It covers technical side, staff, media, communication and many other requirements. It will be updated by early Jan 2018, so please ensure you get the updated version.
  • IRF Bid Rx WRC20xx– this is the document a bidder completes that gives the IRF all the details of the river, rafts, staff, location, etc.

European Rafting Championships bidding documents:

  • ERC Regulations and Organising Criteria – this is a very crucial document for the bidder to read carefully. This lays out what the IRF is expecting the host to do. It covers technical side, staff, media, communication and many other requirements. For those who run big events regularly it is what you would be doing anyway.
  • ERC_Rx_20xx ver1 – Bid Doc – this is the document a bidder completes that gives the IRF all the details of the river, rafts, staff, location, etc.

Please contact IRF admin for more information