Clare Glens Race Application Introduction.

To The Form The Clare Glens Race is dangerous (just ask the racers from last year who ended up behind the curtain on Big Eas!) There are real risks and we want to ensure our competitors are experienced enough to race in safety. We also want as many people as possible to race. This is a trial application form, please do not be offended by the questions! The form is designed to allow you the paddler to show to us the race organisers that you are capable of racing. It is by no means exhaustive and we feel it is fair. Now, fill out the form honestly! All qualified teams will be drawn out of a hat, three teams will be chosen to race. Best of Luck! Notes: 1. Teams of three 2. Paddlers must be 18 yrs or over 3. Teams can be mixed boy/girls 4. Teams Responsible for their own safety 5. In general, Participants will be responsible for their own safety 6. All paddlers in the team must meet the requirement set out below 7. Rules and format are subject to change are subject to change at event organisers discretion 8. Paddlers will obey the instructions of race officials Section 1: General Kayaking Experience

Each paddler must have 5yrs expeience of whitewater paddling

Paddler 1 (Captain): Paddler 2: Paddler 3:
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Section 2: Irish Kayaking Experience

Each team member must have kayaked on 4no. Irish class 4/5 rivers

List rivers and dates below Paddler 1 (Captain): Paddler 2: Paddler 3:
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Section 3: International Kayaking Experience

Each team member must have kayaked on 4no. International class 4/5 rivers

List rivers and dates below Paddler 1 (Captain): Paddler 2: Paddler 3:
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Section 4: Clare Glens Kayaking Experience

Two members of the team must have kayaked on the Glens at least 2 times prior to the race day

List dates and levels of Glens descents below Paddler 1 (Captain): Paddler 2: Paddler 3:
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Section 5: Signature of ICU Level 4 Coach

All paddlers on the team must be endorsed by an ICU Level 4 Coach (Does not need to be the same coach for each paddler, Levle Coach are alowed to sign off on themselves and team mates)

Signature for each name please. Paddler 1: (Enter Name) (Captain): Paddler 2: (Enter Name) Paddler 3: (Enter Name)
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Section 6: Safety/First Aid Qualifications (not a pre-requestiate but please detail) List Qualifications and dates below Paddler 1: (Enter Name) (Captain): Paddler 2: (Enter Name) Paddler 3: (Enter Name)
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Section 7: Irish Canoe Union Qualifications (not a pre-requestiate but please detail) Paddler 1: (Enter Name) (Captain): Paddler 2: (Enter Name) Paddler 3: (Enter Name)
All Requirements filled (Office Only)

Please return race application forms with all fields fully completed to Clare Glens Race Office 92 Ros Fearna Murroe Co. Limerick or scan and email to clareglensrace@gmail.com