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Race 4 – Cape2Cape 2020
September 13$35 – $150
Date – 13th September 2020
Due to COVID restrictions this event has been locked in for the 13th September.
This awesome paddle is a true classic, one not to be missed. Get your training up and going if you expect to be among the front end of the long course; it will be an epic battle to the finish.
Please Note – You are best advised to set aside the entire day for this paddle.
LONG COURSE – 25 km
Briefing time – at Cape Cleveland
Competitors will travel on Sealink Vessel departing 7am Sunday.
Start Time – TBA
Finish location – Cape Pallarenda
See up to date logistics Cape2Cape Logistics 2020
Race 6 long course kicks off at Cape Cleveland and finishes at Cape Pallarenda. Sealink QLD are putting on a specific trip in order to get us out to cape Cleveland for this race. We have arranged a Military Barge to transport paddle craft to Cape Cleveland, allowing us to facilitate more competitors.
Paddlers will need to load their craft on to the trailers that will be loaded onto the Military Barge. Paddlers should supply their own straps (labelled) and padding if required.
All paddlers must be at the Sealink Ferry Terminal Sunday 13th by 7am for a 7:15am departure. When we arrive at Cape Cleveland we will spend some time chilling out while we wait for the wind to pick up so be prepared for a little wait. Start time TBA.
Bring a small bag and some snacks and you will be able to raid the NQOPS picnic basket! Bags will be returned to Cape Pallarenda with the water safety boats. It is highly recommended that you use a waterproof bag as these bags could get wet.
The briefing will be held at Cape Cleveland.
No responsibility will be taken for damage to the craft, must load and travel with your ski/ outrigger at own risk. It is a good idea to bring pool noodles as padding for your craft to protect it during travel.
Due to the new arrangements with the Military Barge it is now possible to fit an OC6. If you are interested in this please contact Joel 0447496489 ASAP.
SHORT COURSE – 11 km
Short Course Briefing time – 11:00am
Short Course Start time – 11:15am
Start location Short: Tobruk pool
Finish location Short: – Cape Pallarenda
The short course starts at Tobruk Beach and will paddle out towards the channel marker. They will then turn left and paddle to Pallarenda Beach (this will be a similar line that the long course paddlers will be on from the Cape). There may be a shorter option for SUP/Junior paddlers at Pallarenda Beach depending on numbers. If you would like the smaller out and back option please email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know.
Price: All long course prices include a $10 Sealink ticket per person
Long Course individual $65
Team of 2 in a double boat $95 ($47.50 per person)
Short Course: $35
Short Course Double/OC2: $50