The IVF Va’a  World Distance  Championships 2017 will be organized at the Taaone Bay.

 

Spread over 2 hectares, the venue will accommodate athletes, officials, fans & spectators alike.

3 distinct areas:

  • Athletes and officials dedicated zone
  • Public stands: public stands will be installed along the beach for spectators comfort.
  • A Fan zone: an interactive playground where you can also eat and enjoy the thrill of the competition live on giant screen

 

It is ideally located in the host city of Pirae :

  • 15 minute drive from the International airport of Faaa
  • 10 minute drive from official hotel Tahiti Pearl Beach Resort
  • 5 minute drive from downtown Papeete, the Capital city
  • 5 minute walk (by the beach) from official hotel Royal Tahitien
  • 3 minute walk from the Athletes main lodge, the Taaone School City)
  • 3 minute walk from the main hospital, CHPF
  • 2 minute drive from the City Hall of Pirae

Schedule

DateDescriptionTime
June 25BLESSING CEREMONY7:00 AM
OPENING CEREMONY 5:00 PM
June 26TRAINING
June 27V6 PARA VA’A7:00 AM
V6 PARA EXHIBITION
V6 MASTER WOMEN10:00 AM
June 28V6 JUNIOR-19 WOMEN7:00 AM
V6 OPEN WOMEN
V1 OPEN MEN10:30 AM
V1 JUNIOR MEN2:00 PM
V1 MASTER MEN
June 29V1 OPEN WOMEN7:00 AM
V6  JUNIOR-19 MEN10:30 AM
V6 MASTER MEN
June 30 V1  JUNIOR-19 WOMEN 7:00 AM
 V1 MASTER WOMEN
 V6 OPEN MEN 10:30 AM
CLOSING CEREMONY6:00 PM