WARRNAMBOOL KAYAK CLUB INC. – ABOUT WKC – CLUB – TEAM SPIRIT
Paddlers competing in Marathon competition are assisted by a Land Crew to transport their kayak/canoe. The Land Crew is an individual or family member/s that supports the paddler, by taking the paddler to the start of the race and meeting or checking on the paddler at check points along the way. The Land Crew meets the paddler at the finish of the race.
Paddlers often meet at a check point with their kayak/canoe. The paddler often return to the check point that the paddler started paddling from. A Land Crew is optional.
Sprint competition is held in the one location. The paddler starts and finishes racing at the one location. A Land Crew is not required. Paddlers competing in Sprint competition are often supported by individual or family member/s as it is a great day out.