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Discipline Representative

Name

CHRIS  HURLEY

Email

qc.marathon@canoe.org.au

Although a Flatwater discipline, Marathon races are conducted at a variety of venues with changeable water conditions. Distances range from around 8km up to the ultra-marathons of 400km contested over several days.
Many families participate in Marathon canoeing and kayaking as it caters for all age groups. The discipline requires a combination of strength, endurance, speed, tactical and technical skills to create competitive racing.

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Although a Flatwater discipline, Marathon races are conducted at a variety of venues with changeable water conditions. Distances range from around 8km up to the ultra-marathons of 400km contested over several days.

Many families participate in Marathon canoeing and kayaking as it caters for all age groups. The discipline requires a combination of strength, endurance, speed, tactical and technical skills to create competitive racing.

Various types of kayaks can be paddled in Marathon Racing, including surf skis, sea kayaks, touring kayaks and racing kayaks.

Every year events are held in each state culminating in the Australian Marathon Championships at Easter.

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MARATHON COMMITTEE

Chair
Committee Member Chris Hurley
Committee Member Ian Frost
Committee Member Peter Winton
Committee Member Mark Rickard
Committee Member John Donkersloot
Advisory Glenn Pyne
QC Delegate Michelle Scoccimarro
QC Board Ex-Officio Jerry Dunn