Sheraton 2 Sheraton samoa
Talofa All Paddlers!
Its that time of the year again… We would like to formally invite you to this year’s 2019 Sheraton 2 Sheraton!
This year we will be paying Tribute to late Alan Grey of Aggie Grey Hotels for his work with the youth and developing sports in Samoa which he did through his hotels.(Watch this Space) The 2 locations for the race. Alo Paopao Trust with Sheraton hotel and co-sponsors would like to continue his legacy and work. All proceeds from Sheraton 2 Sheraton will go towards Paddling and Water Awareness Programs through schools and village, under the Alo Paopao Academy.
Alo Paopao Academy was form last year and hopes to start its school program March 2019. Season or program will be from March to August. The program will need support to make it happen so we welcome any support.
We do hope that paddlers will support through participating in this great event. We are also inviting Sailors and SUP paddlers to join in the fun and support the cause!
$130 tala per paddler (individual)
$780 tala per team (V6 - 6 paddlers) *discounted rates till 23rd February - 90.00 tala per person or 540.00 tala per team of 6
What does your registration include?
Registration for S2S 33km race
After Function - Food & Free kegs (limited)
Saturday 9th March 2019
Cutoff date for early registering fees
Saturday 16th March 2019
Closing date for registration
Friday 22nd March 2019
Equipment checks and final briefing
Saturday 23 rd March 2019
Race Day and Function6 Open Women Iron
V6 Open Mix Iron
Open SUP (Stand up paddle board)
Note - we are open to relays and V1s if there is enough entries
however enquiries must come in by end on February.
LOCAL BRIEFING - 09/03/2018 Saturday
12.00pm Sails Restaurant
Briefing for local teams( oversea teams are welcome to email any questions you have)
BOAT CHECKS - 22/03/2018 Friday
Boat Checks 5.00pm to 6.30pm
All boats must be at the Sheraton Beach within the given time for checks. (Checks are on the rules)
A sticker will be placed on the boats that pass the inspection.
Briefing 6.30pm to 7.00pm
Race Director will go over the program for the next day and answer any last minute questions.
RACE DAY!! – 24/03/2018 Saturday
6.00am to 6.30am paddlers sign in and get your wristbands
6.30am Opening and Prayer
6.40am Race Director final briefing of the start and race
7.00am Start SUP
7.30am Start Group 1 – Open Women
7.40am Start Group 2 – Open Mix
8.00am Start Group 3 – Open Men
Sailing time TBC
PRIZE GIVING – 24/03/2018 Saturday
12.30pm - Kegs & BBQ
1.00pm - Sheraton to Sheraton Prize Giving
1.45pm – 5.00pm – DJ watch this space!