Published on January 14th, 2013 | by Peter Svensson0
The Doctor 2013 is coming up
*updated* Many more paddlers has registred the last 24 hours. Jasper Mocke and Jeremy Cotter are now registrated aswell.
Perth in Australia is the place to be next weekend, fair dinkum. The Fenn Nelo Doctor 2013 World Series Event in Perth is Australia’s most exciting ocean paddling event from Rottnest Island to Sorrento Beach covering 27.5kms (or vice versa depending on wind conditions). This event is scheduled for Saturday 19th January however has a two day window to allow for the best downwind racing conditions. Final race course and time will be decided on Friday evening at the pre race briefing.
Among the particpants are Tim Jacobs, Jasper Mocke, Jeremy Cotter, Michael Booth, Bruce Taylor and also Michael Dobler from Germany. In the women’s Ruth Higman must be the favourite. The Doctor is named after the Freemantle Doctor, the cooling afternoon breeze that arrives in Perth from the direction of Freeo. A total of 182 paddlers Surfski, OC1 and SUP) are registred today. You still have the time to register. Online registration close on thursday. Book your flight and go downunder! I’m to much of a shark biscuit so I will stay in Sweden this time. Maybe next year! 🙂
More info and online registration is found at www.oceanpaddler.com