In 2014 the ISA Powerboat Challenge will continue to have teams consisting of both adults and juniors and all tasks will be water based using the ISA National Powerboat and Safety Boat syllabus content.
The Competition will be in the traditional format of each team been given a series of tasks to carry out on the water and will be scored on safety - seamanship - communication - teamwork - timing. The National Final Venue will be confirmed in 2014 and will take place in Mid Octorber 2014.
Each team will consist of four competitors and one Team Manager. Each team must have at least one female member.
Two competitors must be no younger than 12 years of age and no older than 15 years of age. These two competitors should have had their 12th birthday before entering the competition and must not have had their 16th birthday before the Regional Final on 1st October 2014.
The other two competitors must be 16 years or over on entering the competition.
Proof of age may be requested in the form of a birth certificate or passport by the organisers at any time throughout the competition.
Each team must be nominated and entered by either the Club Commodore or Centre Principal of an ISA affiliated Club or Training Centre.
Each team must complete the application form with parental consent forms for the two or more juniors and return to the ISA. The forms and the entry fee of €25 per team and must be received by the ISA no later than 24th of September 2014.
Click here for the Powerboat Challenge Assessment Criteria
Click here for the Powerboat Challenge Tasks
Click here for the Entry Form
Click here for the Parental / Guardian Consent Form
Applications can be emailed to email@example.com
or posted to ISA, 3 Park Road, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.
For further information contact:
ISA Regional Development Officer
Phone: + 353 (0)87 8800744