LiveLighter The Ramon 2020

Sunday, August 2, 2020 08:00 (GMT+8)

Event info
Sport: Paddling
Location: Middle Swan, Australia
Registrations: 175
Registration closes: Friday, July 31, 2020 10:00 (GMT+8)
Organized by: Paddle Western Australia
Event website:
Event notes
'The Ramon' presented by LiveLighter, formerly known as the Avon Challenge, is held on the last 15km of the Avon Descent course. This event was rebranded to honour one of WA's paddling greats, Ramon Andersson. Ramon has had many profound achievements in paddling, including being a two-time Olympian (1992,1996), two-time WA Sports Star of the Year (1992, 1993), head canoe sprint coach at WAIS, WA Coach of the Year (2011), Paddle WA Life Member and Hall of Fame Member, and many more.

Sunday 2nd August 2020
Course: 15km, Middle Swan Bridge to AP Hinds Reserve, Bayswater (BPC clubhouse)
Registrations: 7:45am-8:30am
Briefing: 8:30am at Middle Swan Bridge
Entries close 11.59pm on Thursday 30th July 2020.

Adults: $25.05
Junior/U15: $15.05
OC6: $150.05
Dragon Boats & Surf Boats: $190.05

Adult: $20
Junior/U15: $10
These non-member fees are consistent Australia-wide and so cannot be changed.
visit here if you wish to purchase membership.
NB: members of SUPWA and AOCRA do not need to pay the non-member fee

- All kayaks, canoes, paracanoes, Canadian canoes, dragon boats, outriggers, SUPs and surf boats
- Ironperson, 2-leg relay and 3-leg relay options
- Dragon boats, outrigger 6's and surf boats register as a team. All other teams register individually.


Paddlers under the age of 14 MUST wear life jackets and also have an escort paddler accompany them down the course, unless deemed competent by their coaches. Escorts must also register on this form and check-in on the race day.

Both cash prizes and branded merchandise are up for grabs at this event, details soon to come.

For all inquiries contact or phone 08 9285 8501
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