How to Prepare for Your Kayak Race

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If it is your first time competing for kayak racing and you don’t know what to do or what to prepare, here are some basic guidelines for you. Preparing for the first Regatta Your first major regatta will not be a walk in the park. That is what will always happen when you get involve in something that you have no experience about. However, in your future regattas you will apply what you have learned in the previous ones that you have joined. But it will give you more advantage if you read the following advice below a few days prior to travelling where you will be joining for the competition. Boats and Boat Transport for First Time Kayak or Canoe Race Here are some questions that will guide you…
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Freestyle Worlds o Feature Revolutionary New Scoring System

Freestyle Worlds o Feature Revolutionary New Scoring System

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New Technology Brings All-New Spectator Appeal to Developing Discipline For the first time ever, a completely paperless real-time scoring system will help determine the winners of the International Canoe Federation’s Freestyle World Championships. A new, custom-designed scoring system will debut in championship-level competition at the 2013 Freestyle Worlds, which begin September 2 on the Nantahala River in North Carolina. Designed by the event’s host Nantahala Outdoor Center, the system promises to take freestyle competition to the next level, informing spectators and athletes of competition status and results immediately after each run. Until now all freestyle competitions — even international-caliber events — have been scored and tallied with pen and paper, a process that includes time-consuming compiling and review processes before scores can be published. Consequently, spectators could rarely be certain of…
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