ACA - 2019 Sprint National Championships
Hosted by Lanier Canoe Kayak Club
Lake Lanier GA
August 7 - 10, 2019
What: ACA Sprint National Championships. All clubs compete in Masters, Seniors, Open, U23, U18, U16, U14 age groups in K1, K2, K4, C1, C2 & C4.
Where: The races will be held in Gainesville GA on Lake Lanier, the 1996 Olympic Course. Go to www.lckc.org for more information.
When: Registration & Boat Control: Tuesday, August 6th,2019
Races: Wednesday, Aug. 7th – Saturday, Aug. 10th, 2019
Cost per racer: Deposit of $100 is due March 15th with a 2nd payment of $350 due July 1st. The total payment of $450 can be made at any time.
Cost covers coaches expenses, equipment transportation, entry fees, 1 team dinner, 4 lunches on race days, snacks and hydration for each paddler. (The cost for parents, siblings and other non-racers is an additional $10 a day for lunch with the team and $20 for the Team Dinner). If you are staying at the Fairfield Inn by Marriott Gainesville, full breakfasts are included in room price.
There will be a separate price for the Nationals banquet which is put on by host club and is usually the last night of competition. (Sat. night). We will let you know when you can sign up directly for that with Lanier Canoe Kayak Club.
Flights: Book Early! - Fly into Atlanta. The drive is about an hour to Lake Lanier from the airport. Rent a car or carpool. Fly in on Monday, August 5 (preferred) or Tuesday, August 6th and depart on Sunday, August 11th.
The Team Hotel is The Fairfield Inn by Marriott, Gainesville
1755 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30501. Block of 10 Rooms Held Under San Diego Canoe Kayak Team/Cathy Bohlman. To reserve call 678-971-4670 and place room under your name with your credit card. They are Suites with 2 double beds and sleeper sofa, and full breakfast. Price is $119.00 per night plus tax.
Some team members are doing Air B n B – so you may want to get together and do that.
Who should go?
- All Club members approved by coaching staff
- Paddlers wishing to be selected for the Olympic Hopes Regatta
UNSURE if you should go:
- email/text/talk to Coach Red, Coach Joe, or Coach Jonny
Questions: Please contact Cathy Bohlman: CBohlman@live.com