Sprint racing has it all. Distances of 200, 500 or 1000 metres are raced at Olympic level, Local races have similar distances with some long distance events also held.
Marathon Paddling involves racing canoes or kayaks over distances greater than 10km in flatwater rivers and lakes.
Canoe Polo also called kayak polo in some countries is a competitive ball sport played on the water
Paralympic discipline and is the inclusion program for people who want to race in the sport of sprint racing.
The Be smart. Paddle safe. Safety Reference Guide is to be used as a guide only and is based on the Harbors and Navigation Act 1993 and associated Regulations
South Australian lifejacket laws help keep our community safe when enjoying our states’ waterways.
Recreational paddling locations