Anyone who is interested needs to sign up ASAP – registration deadline is 15th July (sorry for the short notice).
To sign up, all I need for now is your name. Please sign up on the Facebook post or WhatsApp me directly.
Read on for further details.
Travel dates: Fri 1st – Mon 4th Dec
Race dates: Sat 2nd and Sun 3rd Dec
Race distance: 200m and 500m
Prizes: trophies and cash prizes!
Race categories open to us:
International premier open 12 crew
International premier mixed 22 crew
International premier women 12 crew
Cost: approx USD40-60 per night if we get the accommodation and transport package (see below) race entry fee approx USD20, plus flights.
It would be possible to fly Friday evening and Sunday evening if time off work is a problem (Would be more fun to be there the day before though).
Ground Arrangement Package
The Organizing Committee has made arrangements for a choice of accommodation from 3-stars to 5-stars beach or city hotels. All the official accommodation locations are 15 – 30 minutes from the regatta site by car or bus. The cost ranges from US$40 to US$60 per person, per night will include:
1. Group airport transfer (1 trip for the whole group for each way)
2. Hotel accommodation
3. Group transport to & from racing site (for practice session & race days)
4. Daily breakfast at hotel
5. Group transport to & from Celebration Dinner site
Thu, 30 Nov
• Crews arrival
Fri, 1 Dec
• Practice Sessions
• Crews Registration (compulsory)
• Crew Manager’s Meeting (compulsory)
Sat, 2 Dec
• Opening Ceremony
• Race Day (200 m)
Sun, 3 Dec
• Race Day (500 m)
• Celebration Dinner
Mon, 4 Dec
• Sightseeing in Penang (own arrangement) or crews departures!)