Find all the useful information about your stay in Tahiti for the 1st World Championships of Va’a Marathon by downloading the Event Guide below :




Delegations and partners cannot use and print Va’a World Distance Championships’ logo.

The right to use the official logo has been ceded to Kalea Design: the official clothes and spin-off products provider of the Va’a World Distance Championships.

Delegations and partners may not use and print the logo.



No sponsors other than official sponsors should be visible:

– during competitions (example: race uniform, paddle, va’a …)
– during the awards ceremony (example: T-shirt, cap)

Only the manufacturer’s brand (Example: Nike, Adidas, etc.) may appear in small (20 cm 2)



Protection against mosquito bites

 Warning ! Presence of virus transmitted by mosquitoes

Presence of the following viruses in French Polynesia:

  • Dengue 1 (no case of dengue 2 enumerated)
  • chikungunya
  • Zika

In the strategy of protection against vectors, repellents are strongly advised.


 Vaccination against the yellow fever virus is required from people coming from:

  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Panama
  • peru
  • Venezuela
  • Guyana

The vaccine must be made at least 10 days before the departure of the persons.