2017 Stengah Race Series

Final proposed Stengah dates for 2017:

Saturday 11 March – completed
Saturday 8 April – completed
Saturday 6 May – completed
Saturday 17 June – see below
Saturday 15 July
Saturday 19 August
Saturday 23 September
Saturday 28 October

Race Fee: $10/entry

All non-SPC Members are required to fill in the SPC Online Indemnity Form.
Enter “Stengah <month+year>” in field “Session Type” in the form here.

Single-Craft Category

The Stengah race that was originally scheduled for Saturday 10 June will be moved to Saturday 17 June. Sorry for any inconvenience. We will start early to beat the heat.

  • Registration Confirmation: 7:00am
  • Race Briefing: 7:15am
  • Long and Short Course Start Time: 7:30am
  • Pre-register before 6pm on Friday 16 June at the link below. NOTE: Due to the early start and short registration period on the day you MUST pre-register for this race (link).

 Race course will be circulated shortly. Approximate long course distance is 10km.

Single craft entry participants will have to find your own boat/craft.  All Club OC1s/Surf Skis will be allocated to *Members* on a 1st-come-1st-served basis. Please contact the different Club Boat Custodians if you need to borrow one.

Any questions for small crafts category , please drop Luke a message at stengah.ocean.racing@gmail.com

Follow Race Results in Stengah Ocean Racing’s Facebook page:
https://www.facebook.com/stengahoceanracing/

OC6 Rookies Mixed Category

Captains/Steers, please sign-up for your crew in this link.
Make sure you have registered as a Captain/Steer with Janus at rookie@singaporepaddleclub.com

This category is an opportunity for newer paddlers and steers to get more race experience, building up to bigger races throughout the year.

As with the Stengah tradition, overall winners will be based on points collected throughout the season: number of new paddlers participated, challenge points or penalties, participation points, and of course winners’ points.

Rookie Paddler Criteria:
– started paddling with an Outrigger Canoe Club within 2yrs AND
– has never raced outrigger canoe overseas / has only raced in local outrigger canoe races (COO, SOC, K&Q Race) AND
– completed outrigger canoe Rookie Session: intro & safety (swim test, huli drill)

Rookie Steer Criteria:
– steering for 1-2 years only AND
– never steered an overseas outrigger canoe race

Mixed Crew Criteria:
– Maximum 2 Crews / 12 Members per Club per Race (if a Club only has 1 crew or less than complete 2 crews, then some paddlers will be doing course 2x)
– Minimum 2 Lady-paddlers per Crew
– Maximum 2 Steers (Male OR Female)

*Penalties will be served if any of the criteria above is not met (contested and proven).

Race Format:
– Relay of maximum 12 crew members per Club per Race, unless otherwise specified
– Max 5~7 km per race

Are you a new SPC Member or a Rookie wanting to race?  Sign-up here!
For Non-SPC Crews, you are also required to register.  Please finalize your crews based on the criteria above and sign-up here!

Any questions for OC6 Category, please drop Janus a message at rookie@singaporepaddleclub.com

Follow OC6 Rookies Race Results below.