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Long or Short course option 2020
We now start further upriver to enjoy more faster moving water and removed the slow water towards the end
The result.....28kms of picturesque moving water with a mix of easy grade 2 rapids, swirling pools and rising trout.
Kokotau Bridge (long course)
Morrisons bush (short course)
10 min drive east of Carterton on the Ponatahi Martinborough road
From here it is a 20 min drive straight to Martinborough to the finish
2 mins from Martinborough on the Featherston road
Expected race times:
Between 2 and 4 hours depending on flow and enthusiasm.
Enough time for support crews to stop for a look around the shops in Martinborough before meeting you at the finish.
Then pop back to town for a well earned coffee and cake after the race.
Buoyancy vests compulsory
Registration at the start at Kokotau from 9:30-10:15
Race Briefing will be 10:15
Race start at 10:30
Prize giving aprox 2pm
Entry fee $25
So come along, for a fun day on the river and enjoy the lovely Wairarapa countryside
Photos of the event will be available from our facebook page.
Transport back to the start can be arranged for those without a support crew.