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’A10:00 AM
 V6 PARA EXHIBITION 
 V6 MASTER WOMEN2:00 PM
June 28V6 JUNIOR-19 WOMEN8:30 AM
 V6 OPEN WOMEN 
 V1 OPEN MEN11:30 AM
 V1 JUNIOR MEN2:30 PM
 V1 MASTER MEN 
 V1 PARA VA’A MEN 
 V1 PARA WOMEN 
 June 29V1 OPEN WOMEN 8:30 AM
 V6  JUNIOR-19 MEN11:30 AM
 V6 MASTER MEN 
June 30V6 OPEN MEN10:00 AM
  V1  JUNIOR-19 WOMEN1:00 PM
  V1 MASTER WOMEN 
 The cultural night3:00 PM à 5:00 PM
 AWARD CEREMONY 5:00 PM
 Music Festivaal (concert)5:30 PM à 9:00 PM