2021 Pacific Coast Marathon Series


WELCOME TO THE PACIFIC COAST MARATHON SERIES

The Pacific Coast Marathon Series consists of five (5) marathon races hosted by Paddle Queensland Member Clubs across South East Queensland. The Currumbin Creek Paddlers Club will host Race 1 with the Sandgate Paddling Club hosting Race 2. Brisbane Paddlers Club will host Race 3, Wynnum Redlands Canoe Club will host Race 4 and the Varsity Lakes Paddlers Club will host Race 5 the Pacific Coast Marathon Cup.

Race Date Host Club Registrations Close
1 Sun, 16th May Currumbin Creek Paddle Club Results
2 Sun, 13th Jun Sandgate Paddling Club Results
3 Sun, 18th Jul Brisbane Paddling Club Results
4 Postponed Wynnum Redlands Canoe Club Cancelled due to COVID
5 – Cup Sun, 19th Sep Varsity Lakes Paddlers Club Wed, 15th Sep


Rules and Regulations

Distances
18km, 12km and 6km.

Craft
Single and Double craft only. Canoes, Kayaks, Ocean Skis, Spec Skis, SUPs, Outriggers.

Race Divisons

Series Race Divisions
1 2 3 4
18km 12 + Kph 10-12 Kph 8-10 Kph 6-8 Kph
12km 12 + Kph 10-12 Kph 8-10 Kph 6-8 Kph
6km 12 + Kph 10-12 Kph 8-10 Kph 6-8 Kph
The Paddle Queensland Canoe Marathon Technical Committee may regrade a paddler after they have competed in two races. Race speeds may vary due to conditions.


Divison Seeding – Races 1 to 4
Paddlers will select a Race Division for their first race on registration. Your first race time will determine your Race Division for your next race.

Awards – Races 1 to 4
First, Second and Third place per Series and Race Division.

Next Race?

Race 5 – Varsity Lakes Paddlers Club
Race Day: Sunday 19 September, 2021
Venue: Lake Orr – Course Map

Need help Registering?

For instructions on how to register as an individual (single craft) click HERE

For instructions on how to register as a Team (double craft) click HERE
Please note: If you are paddling in a team boat, you do not need to register as individuals – only enter as a team and ensure you list your paddle partner. Entry fee is per boat.

RACE 5 – PACIFIC COAST MARATHON SERIES CUP

 

 

 

 

 

The Pacific Coast Marathon Series Cup is the finale of the Pacific Coast Marathon Series and will be hosted by the Varsity Lakes Paddle Club.

To qualify for the Cup, you must participate in at least two (2) of the following:
– Pacific Coast Marathon Series Races 1 – 4
– Pacific Coast Virtual Series, Rounds 1 – 6

Distances
18km, 12km and 6km.

Craft
Single and Double craft only. Canoes, Kayaks, Ocean Skis, Spec Skis, SUPs, Outriggers.

Race Divisions will be set following the conclusion of Race 4.

Cup Race Divisions
1 2 3 4 5
18km TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC
12km TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC
6km TBC TBC TBC TBC TBC

Seeding
A paddlers average speed over two (2) Virtual Series, two (2) Marathon Series or a combination of two (2) races, will determine their Race Division for the Pacific Coast Marathon Series Cup.

Awards
First, Second and Third place per Series and Race Division.

Any general questions please contact Eden on 0408 901 900 or qld@paddle.org.au

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