ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship

2017 ISA World SUP and Paddleboard Championship

Vorupør & Copenhagen, Denmark, September 1-10

News: http://www.isasurf.org/vorupor-and-copenhagen-to-co-host-2017-isa-world-standup-paddle-and-paddleboard-championship/

EVENT INFORMATION

The ISA World StandUp Paddle and Paddleboard Championship (WSUPPC) is an ISA World Championship that features five disciplines—SUP Surfing, SUP Racing Technical, SUP Racing Sprint, SUP Racing Distance and Paddleboard Racing Technical and Distance. Within the SUP Racing and Paddleboard disciplines, athletes will be competing in up to three (3) events including the Technical and Distance Races and the Paddle Relay. There will be one Gold Medal National Team.

EVENT SCHEDULE (Subject to change)

TEAM SIZE AND DISCIPLINES

COURSE DETAILS

ISA RULEBOOK

EQUIPMENT SPECIFICATIONS

TRANSPORTATION AND EXTRA SERVICES

REGISTRATION FEE INCREASE SCHEDULE

INSURANCE

ANTI-DOPING

COUNTRY REPRESENTATION

ACCOMMODATION PACKAGE AND OFFICIAL EVENT WEBSITE

ISA FLAT WATER SUP COURSE AND PRESENTER TRAINING

REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS: NEXT STEPS TO REGISTER

ALL TEAMS MUST BE APPROVED BY THEIR NATIONAL FEDERATION. Each National Team has their own qualification process. If you are an athlete interested in competing and would like to inquire about qualification process with your respective National Surfing Federation, please visit our Membership Directory for contact information.

1. Payment: To pay via credit card, please pay through the following link: http://www.isasurf.org/product/2017-event-registration/

  • If you prefer to pay via wire transfer, please contact meganburns@isasurf.org to request an invoice

2. Registration Paperwork: Must be completed online by all athletes and team officials no later than August 16: https://www.isasurf.org/athlete_registration

3. On-Site Check-In Appointment: MAP of Registration& Board Storage Location. Teams are required to sign up for a 30 min on-site registration appointment on one of the following days:

  • Tuesday, August 29
    • Time: 9-5
  • Wednesday, August 30
    • Time: 9-5
  • Thursday, August 31
    • Time: 9-3 (Last appointment is at 2:30)!

4. BRING WITH YOU TO CHECK-IN

  • Seeding Order Per Division – The ISA will be recording the seeding order of your athletes per division in order to create our heat sheets. Therefore, please come prepared with your order. (For example, SUP Surfing Men will be ranked #1 and #2. SUP Surfing Women: #1 and #2)
  • Name of Flag Bearer and Sand Pourer – This will be recorded during your on-site check-in. Please decide the names of your athletes that will be going on stage at the Opening Ceremony to carry the flag and pour the sand.
  • Lycra Sizes- The ISA will be distributing individual lycras for each racing athlete. Be prepared to tell us your preferred size. Each athlete will be responsible to keep their lycra for the duration of the event.
  • National Flag Stickers – The ISA requires all athletes to place the mandatory ISA Competitor and National Flag stickers on the top 1/3 of their board (front and back) prior to entering the water for their heats. ISA Competitor stickers will be distributed by the Beach Marshalls, and athletes are required to bring their own National Flag stickers to the event.
  • Passports – All athletes’ nationality and ages must be confirmed. Actual passport and clear copies of passports must be provided at time of registration.
  • Sand – 2.5 liters of dry sand from the beaches of your country for the Sands of the World Ceremony. Label the sand container with country and beach name.
  • Team Pictures  – During your appointment, the ISA Media Staff will be taking your individual and team pictures for the ISA Website. Please come dressed in uniform.

ATHLETE ATTENDANCE AT REGISTRATION All team athletes must be present at time of registration for personal verification of their identity by ISA officials. It is the Team Manager’s responsibility to ensure athletes are present during registration. Please arrange accordingly, since athletes not present will not be registered and will not be allowed participation in the competition. There shall be no exception to this requirement of physical attendance of competitors during registration of the team.