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Zone 3 (Fraser Valley) BC Games Trials

Date 2018 Jun 02 Ical
Days/Times Saturday - races begin at 10 am
Location Maple Ridge
Address Whonnock Lake, BC

Canoe Kayak BC acknowledges this event takes place on the traditional territories of the Katzie First Nations.

Zone 3 Team

11 athletes + potential wildcards

Selection Trials

June 2, 2018 at 10 a.m.
Ridge Canoe and Kayak Club

Eligible Athletes

Ages 12-16 – must be born in 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2006

Must reside in the Zone 3, Fraser Valley Region of BC and be a member of Canoe Kayak BC.

Individuals must register themselves for Zone 3 Trials registration at no later than May 28, 2018.

There is no fee for the event.

Athletes may attend a second BC Summer Games to compete in Train to Train singles events ONLY if at the first Games they competed in Learn to Train singles events ONLY. Athletes may not attend more than two BC Summer Games to participate in Canoe Kayak.

Ineligible Athletes

Athletes who have qualified for a final at the previous year's National Championship are ineligible to participate in a subsequent BC Summer Games. Athletes who have competed in a Western Canada Summer Games or a Canada Summer Games in Canoe Kayak are ineligible to compete at a subsequent BC Summer Games.


Paddlers may use a Mini, entry-level or racing K1 as appropriate. Clubs are responsible for providing boats for their athletes.

Events: (All events are direct finals)

Men's and Women's Slalom Course- Marked x 2
Men's and Women's 2000km Canoe & Kayak
Men’s 200m Kayak or Men’s 200m Canoe
Woman’s 200m Kayak or Woman’s 200m Canoe

Selection Criteria

Overall Male and Female ranking lists will be created using an athletes top placings in three events in either the 200m Canoe, 200m Kayak Events, Slalom Course x 2 and 2000km.

Points will be awarded; 1st 10 points, 2nd 9 points, down to 10th 1 point

The top ranked athletes from each club will be nominated to the team (5) by their club head coach. The remainder of the athletes will be selected based on overall ranking (6).

The Selection Committee will make the final decision based on age, development of athletes, gender and team blend to ensure that all athletes have multiple competitive opportunities at the Games. A maximum of 7 athletes per gender will be selected.

Zone reps will ensure that all additional athletes competing are entered into the BC Games registration site as ALTERNATES as there is a potential for additional wildcards to be assigned during the week of June 11 - 18. All registrations must be completed by June 11 so CKBC can process additional wildcards.

Upon Selection to the Team (Athletes and Coaches)

A $225 registration fee is to be paid by each athlete participant upon making the team. This covers the cost of transportation to/from & during the Games, boat rental/use and transportation, accommodation/food while at the Games and your Zone 3 competition shirt.

Canoe Kayak BC will pay this to the BC Games Society then invoice each club at a later date.

Athletes and coaches are asked to provide the following information to the Zone 3 Rep for registration:

Name – first and last
Phone – day, night, cell
Date of Birth
Home Address & Mailing Address (if different)
Role – athlete, coach, substitute, etc.
NCCP # – for coaching staff
Travel to the Games – if travel is required, a pick-up/drop-off location must be indicated for each participant
Aboriginal Ancestry
School (athletes/substitutes only) – enter the name of the school last attended 2015/2016
Shirt Size – for Zone competition shirt

Contact Brian Hammer
Type Competition
This is a Canoe Kayak BC sanctioned event
Category Multi-Discipline
Deadline June 01, 2018 21:00
Early Bird Deadline June 1, 2018