2022 World Sprints Championship - London
In anticipation of the IVF World Sprint Championships on Dorney Lake in Windsor, England from August 7th through 16th, 2022, USAORCA is accepting intent from our membership. This international event includes Elite racing, Para va’a racing and Club Crew racing. USAORCA has started the process of securing both Head and Assistant Coaches for the Elite Division Crews; calling for interest in the Elite Division V1 and V6/12 crews while at the same time working with our Member Associations to select Club Crews.
USAORCA Coaches: Interested parties should review this newsletter and complete the application at the link below.
The coach selection begins...Interested applicants should submit the Application Form by September 30, 2021.
For more information about the coaching team nominations and selection, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line
|Elite Intent to Participate
||Elite Division Crew Selection
In order to provide input to the IVF host, Great Britain, USAORCA will be
The intent for club entries will go directly to the member Association; however, Elite participants must submit intent to try out for a V1 or V6
To receive details regarding the Elite Crew Division participation,
For questions regarding the Elite Division contact us at email@example.com with the subject line "Elite Division."
These paddlers represent USAORCA in the Elite events of Junior19 and Open division V6 straight and turn events on the first 2 days of racing. V12 men and women’s entries are made up of these paddlers.
Elite paddlers will have USAORCA coaching, fitness requirements, land training qualifiers and water training qualifiers in order to be considered. A sample of the qualifications by division are below:
The canoes selected for the 2022 London World Sprints Championship
V6 Are Matahina & the V1 Tai Tahi.
|Club Crew Selection
USAORCA will be sending a maximum of 6 Club Crews per
Member Associations will be working with USAORCA to assure a fair selection process for these crews. For more details regarding the Club Crew selection process, please contact your member Association and Download the Document now.
For additional information for the Club Crew Division contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line
USAORCA would be proud to have our para va’a paddlers participate in the London World Sprints Championship.
Races include V1 500 meter and 250 meter, V6 500 meter coed, V6 1000 meter coed turn event, and V12 500 meter coed event. Para Va’a athletes must be classified by the ICF/IVF classification program and are then provided a ‘point’ status for V6 and V12 crews (total crew points are used to approve the entry), note that IVF includes extended classifications beyond ICF’s.
All Para Va’a events will take place during the 2 Elite days of racing.
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