2022 Marathon Series

The 2022 Marathon Series offers paddlers ten races on waterways around the state, with each race hosted by a local club. Distances of 20, 15, 10 and 5kms are on offer, with time-based divisions ensuring paddlers are racing against those of a similar standard. Two bonus rounds offer varied distances, with a standard number of bonus points able to be credited back to the series point score.

Frank Harrison Memorial Races (bonus round)
Albury, 22nd – 23rd January

Race 1 
Oura to Wagga, Saturday 5th February

Race 2 & State Championships
Canberra, Saturday 5th (Singles) & Sunday 6th (Doubles) March

Race 3 & Doubles Round
Lane Cove, Sunday 27th March

Bateman’s Bay Paddle Challenge

Marathon National Championships
Gold Coast, 21st – 24th April

Race 4
Davistown, Saturday 7th May

Race 5
Windsor, Sunday 29th May

Side-on view of half a dozen paddlers in a tight race start.
Div 3 paddlers starting in the 2021 Teralba Marathon. (Image: Frazer Ruddick)

Race 6
Penrith, Sunday 19th June

Race 7
Woronora, Saturday 16th July

Race 8
Swallow Rock, Saturday 13th August

Race 9
Narrabeen, Saturday 10th September

Race 10 – Series Finale & Presentations
Makai, Saturday 15th October

Marathon Rules 2022 (updated 05/03/2021)

Marathon Series Results via Webscorer

Two double kayaks in a race, the rear boat just coming into shot in pursuit.
Racing at the 2021 State Doubles Championships at Lane Cove (Image: Tom Holloway)

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