(the day prior to The Doctor)
The Shaw and Partners Dash for Cash features fifteen of the worlds best paddlers competing over three races to find the ultimate sprint king and queen.
This event is open to anyone.
We will be holding trials on the morning of the event to select the finalists for the open categories of this event. There are five spots open that will be filled from the trials. The trials will consist of two heats then a final if numbers exceed 30 paddlers if less than 30 paddlers it will be a straight final, top five join the ten preselected listed below.
The top fifteen male and female paddlers will be selected using the following criteria.
The top six paddlers from each gender from last years Doctor are all pre-qualified.
If any of the above competitors cannot attend, the next place along will receive the invitation.
The next four positions will go to the winners of both male and female from the following events:
If the winners from these events already have an event invite then the second place or so on will receive the invitation.
The final five Wild Cards for each gender will come from the trial to be held at 9.15am on race day. This will be one race for both male and female with the top five from each filling the final spots.
The final will consist of three races where the back competitors are eliminated. The winner of each race picks up prize money which increases with each race.
The race will start 600m offshore racing directly to the beach will a small run to the finish.
We will also have straight one race finals for the following age categories to be held between the trials and the main event. This will be capped at 25 entries per age category and will be based on the first 25 entries received.
The age categories are the same as the AORS which is your age as of the first AORS event 25th August 2018.
Prize money breakdown for these categories is:
***Online entries close Wednesday 21st November.