ITM 2021 NZ Jet Boat River Racing Marathon in Te Anau

ITM 2021 NZ Jet Boat River Racing Marathon in Te Anau

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 16, 2021 to Sunday, October 17, 2021
Waiau River
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The 2021 New Zealand Jet Boat Marathon starts from Te Anau (Waiau River) on Saturday 16th October. Racing will be on the upper Waiau on Saturday afternoon and up & down the lower Waiau on Sunday. Other rivers being raced on over the week long marathon are the Oreti (Mon), Mataura (Tues), Dart (Thurs), Clutha (Fri) and the Matukituki (Sat 23)). When & Where: Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 October, Waiau River Saturday 16th October • Registration & Tech Inspection 8.00 am - 12.00 pm. If the weather is fine, the technical inspections of the boats will be held at the Fiordland Community Events Centre car park. If it’s raining, this will be held at the Real Journeys Te Anau workshop • Drivers/Navigators welcome and briefing 12.00 pm (Real Journeys’ Workshop Te Anau) • Upper Waiau River – Seeding Time Trial. Leg 1: Upstream Lake Manapouri to Te Anau Control Gates Briefing: 1.30 pm Queens Reach (All Classes) Start Time: 3.00 pm Lake Manapouri at 1 min intervals Finish Line: Control Gates. Distance approx 21 km. River cleared 3.45 pm Sunday 17th October • Waiau River • Leg 2: Upstream Tuatapere to Redcliff Creek Confluence Briefing: 9.00 am Tuatapere (All Classes) Start Time: 10.00 am Tuatapere at 1 min intervals Finish Line: Redcliff Creek. Distance approx 80 km. River cleared 12.00 pm • Leg 3: Downstream Redcliff Creek Confluence to Tuatapere Briefing: 12.00 pm Redcliff Creek Confluence (All Classes) Start Time: 1.00 pm Redcliff Creek Confluence at 1 min intervals. Finish Line: Tuatapere. Distance approx 80 km. River Cleared 3.00 pm Follow the River Racing NZ - New Zealand Jet Boat River Racing Association for more information.

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