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NRC Junior Olympics

July 28 at 8:00 am - July 30 at 5:00 pm

$45

2017 Whitewater Junior Olympics

Date: July 28  – 30, 2017nrc_register_button
Cost: $45 (NRC members receive a $10 discount on pre-registration. NO discounts on day-of)
Age: 18 and under
Location: Nantahala Outdoor Center
Address:
13077 Hwy 19 West, Bryson City, NC 28713

This July, paddlers from across the USA will converge on the Nantahala for this youth whitewater kayak event. Showcasing freestyle, slalom and downriver competitions, this event will also offer plenty of just-for-fun events, like a Ducky Cross through the 2013 Wave, SUP, Giant Slalom, and off-the-water social events.

Event Details

Slalom: Nantahala Bridge Gates
Downriver Sprint: Beginner course starts below Nantahala Falls, Advanced course starts above Nantahala Falls. Both finish below the 2013 Wave.
Freestyle: Beginner competition at Founder’s Bridge wave, Advanced competition at 2013 Wave
Duckie Cross: Nantahala Bridge Gates, parents are invited to participate!
Giant Slalom: All NRC members and parents are invited to participate. Negotiate 7 downstream gates in this sprint event at the Nantahala Bridge Gates.
Banquet Dinner: All participants free entry. Banquet is held in conjunction with NRC Membership Banquet.

Registration

Pre-registration: Register Online by July 27, 2017 to avoid late fees
Onsite registration: Register on-site from 10:00  – 11:00 am on Friday and Saturday for weekend competition, there will be NO REGISTRATION ON SUNDAY. A $20 late fee applies to previously unregistered athletes. No late fee applies to registered athletes wishing to add an additional class or event during on-site registration.

Volunteer

NRC welcomes both member and non-member volunteers. Junior Olympics, along with all our other programs, is run entirely by volunteers, and we need your help! Your involvement will lead to a higher quality event, whether you are a certified judge or parent, we can use your help.

If you are interested in volunteering for Junior Olympics please fill out this interest form HERE

OR contact us at nantahalaracingclub@gmail.com

Results

Please visit the Results Page for all Junior Olympics events results.
Click HERE for Regional Teams Rankings.

Event Schedule

Friday, July 28th
Time Location
On-site Registration & athlete check-in 10-11 am Event Tent
Volunteer Meeting 11:15 am Event Tent
Competitor’s Meeting 11:30 am Event Tent
Slalom Open Practice 12 – 4 pm Nantahala Bridge Gates
Downriver Sprint START 4:30 pm Nantahala Bridge Gates
Live Music 6:00 pm Big Wesser BBQ + Brew

 

Saturday, July 29th
Time Location
On-site Registration & Athlete Check-in 10-11 am Event Tent
Volunteer Meeting 11:15 am Event Tent
Competitor’s Meeting 11:30 pm Event Tent
Slalom START 12 pm Nantahala Bridge Gates
Duckie Cross START 3 pm Nantahala Bridge Gates
Banquet Dinner and Awards Ceremony 6pm Event Tent

 

Sunday, July 30th
Time Location
On-site Check-in 10-11 am Event Tent
Volunteer Meeting 11:15 am Event Tent
Competitor Meeting 11:30am Event Tent
Freestyle START 12pm 2013 Wave and Bridge Wave
Giant Slalom 3 pm Nantahala Bridge Gates
Awards Ceremony 4 pm Event Tent

Details

Start:
July 28 at 8:00 am
End:
July 30 at 5:00 pm
Cost:
$45
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Website:
http://nantahalaracingclub.com/events/junior-olympics/

Organizer

Nantahala Racing Club
Phone:
8284887285
Email:
nantahalaracingclub@gmail.com
Website:
nantahalaracingclub.com

Venue

Nantahala Outdoor Center
13077 Hwy 19 W
Bryson City, NC 28713 United States
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Website:
noc.com

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