IVF VA'A WORLD DISTANCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

TAHITI, JUNE 2017, 27-30

Message of the honorable Edouard Fritch

President of French Polynesia

In June 2017 and July 2018, we are honored and happy to host 2 major Va’a events and to welcome you in the Host city of Pirae.

Let me express my deepest appreciation to the IVF board members and its President, Ms Lara COLLINS, for their trust and continued support.

We are ready to welcome 3200 athletes and officials from more than 25 countries.

Be assured that the Local Organizing Committee of the Va’a World Championships Distance 2017 & Sprint 2018, chaired by M. Jean CHICOU, will make your stay an unforgettable experience, in a wonderful atmosphere.

Mr. Rodolphe APUARII, chairman of our Va’a national association, will make every effort to support you and to create an environment in which you can achieve your highest level of excellence.

We can do more. Prior to our events and in connection with the IVF worldwide development plan, our experts are ready to implement clinics abroad.

Let’s work together for the global sustainable development of Va’a based on Good Governance, Education, Health, Citizenship.

Please, join us in Tahiti. It’s time to make friends.

Institutional Partners

KEY PEOPLE

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Jean CHICOU

LOC President

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Hana CHICOU

COMMUNICATION

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Rodolphe APUARII

FTV President

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Charley MAITERE

Technical Adviser

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Noelline PARKER

CEO

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Henri TEROROTUA

Venue Manager

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Reynald TEMARII

Special Advisor

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Ludovic DELOUP

Merchandising

SCHEDULE

IVF VA'A WORLD DISTANCE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017

(first edition - new IVF event)

DateDescriptionTime
June 25BLESSING CEREMONY7:00 AM
OPENING CEREMONY 5:00 PM
June 26TRAINING
June 27V6 PARA VA’A10:00 AM
V6 PARA EXHIBITION
V6 MASTER WOMEN2:00 AM
June 28V6 JUNIOR-19 WOMEN8:00 AM
V6 OPEN WOMEN
V1 OPEN MEN11:30 AM
V1 JUNIOR MEN2:30 PM
V1 MASTER MEN
V1 PARA VA’A MEN
June 29V1 PARA WOMEN8:00 AM
V1 OPEN WOMEN
V6  JUNIOR-19 MEN11:30 AM
V6 MASTER MEN
June 30V6 OPEN MEN10:00 AM
 V1  JUNIOR-19 WOMEN2:00 PM
 V1 MASTER WOMEN
CLOSING CEREMONY6:00 PM

IVF VA'A WORLD SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018

(18th edition)

JULY 19ELITE COMPETITION7:30 AM

DateDescriptionTime
JULY 16BLESSING CEREMONY5:30PM
OPENING CEREMONY5:30PM
JULY 17ELITE COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 18ELITE COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 19 ELITE COMPETITION 7:30 AM
CULTURAL NIGHT6 PM
JULY 20CLUB COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 21CLUB COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 22CLUB COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 23CLUB COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 24CLUB COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 25CLUB COMPETITION7:30 AM
JULY 26CLOSING CEREMONY5:30 PM

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