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Zone 6 (Vancouver Island) BC Games Trials

Date 2018 May 27 Ical
Days/Times 10 a.m. start - please arrive by 9 a.m.
Location Nanaimo
Address Loudon Park, Long Lake, Nanaimo

Canoe Kayak BC acknowledges this event takes place on the traditional territory of the Snuneymuxw traditional territories (Nanaimo).

Zone 6 Team

10 athletes + potential wildcards

Selection Trials

May 27, 2018 at 10 a.m.
Nanaimo Canoe Kayak Club, Loudon Park, Long Lake

Eligible Athletes

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

Must reside in the Zone 6, Vancouver Island and Central Coast Region of BC and be a member of Canoe Kayak BC.

Individuals must register themselves for Zone 6 Trials registration at no later than May 18, 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 CanoeKayak.

Ineligible Athletes

Athletes who have qualified for a single 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.


Athletes must enter a minimum of the two races in their category.


Learn to Train/Train to Train (L2T/T2T)

Men’s K1 200
Men’s K1 500
Men’s K1 1000
Men’s K1 2000

Women’s K1 200
Women’s K1 500
Women’s K1 1000
Women’s K1 2000

Selection Criteria

All events are direct finals with points awarded based on fastest times.

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.

In the event of a tie the best results from the 2000s will be the deciding factor for Zone 6 Trials


1st=20 pts    5th=12 pts    8th=6 pts
2nd=18 pts   6th=10 pts    9th=4 pts
3rd=16 pts    7th=8 pts    10th=2 pts
4th=14 pts

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 6 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 6 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

Prerequisite see description on eligibility
Contact Patrick Dann 250-858-6888
Type Competition
This is a Canoe Kayak BC sanctioned event
Category Multi-Discipline
Affiliate Canoe Kayak BC
Deadline May 24, 2018 21:00