During the FIV congress that took place from 10th to 12th October 2016 in Hawaii, M. John COURT, FIV delegate responsible for the development of PARA VA’A, made a presentation and insisted on multiple points  :

  • PARA VA’A participation in the first IVF Va’a Championship – Marathon 2017, as an exhibition
  • Classification rules of PARA VA’A under review – new classifications to be used at the IVF Va’a World Championships Sprint – Tahiti 2018
  • New specific activities for athletes with handicap.

All those points will be discussed during the next seminar for PARA VA’A that will take place  in Tahiti in June 2017.

Para Va’a Memo for World Distance 2017