On Saturday the 19th of August, Paddle SA will be holding time-trials for the SA State Development Squad and Paddle 2 Podium Programs.

Who:

State Development Program

All athletes canoe / kayak sprint athletes aged between 2003 – 2000 (u16 – u18 in 2018) who, are financial members and wish to be part of the State Development Squad are expected to attend.

Paddle 2 Podium

For the Paddle 2 Podium trials, athletes must have been selected through the 2017 Paddle 2 Podium talent search or have been invited by either the State Development Program Coordinator or Australian Canoeing Pathways Lead.

What:

Athletes will be timed of 200m, 500m and 1000m for selection into the State Development Squad or Paddle 2 Podium Program.

When:

Athletes will be expected to arrive at 8:30am for registration with the first time trial taking place at 9:30am. The trials are expected to be completed by 12:00pm.

Where:

Oarmans Reserve, West Lakes (West Lakes Regatta Course)

Further information on the time-trials and selection criteria for the State Development Squad will be released prior to the prior. For further information on, who is expected to attend these time-trials please contact Nick Bulmer on 0481 463 711 or via email on sa.coaching@org.au .