Nepal’s national rafting championships will be held at Fishling on the Trisuli River 14-15-16 February 2017.
The Himalayan River Guide Association is organizing the event in cooperation with the International Rafting Federation and Nepal Rafting & Canoeing Association. Mr. Joseph Willis Jones, the president of the IRF has come to Nepal to disseminate a Judges Training Workshop before the competition to ensure officials, score keepers & judges fully understand the rules and how to run a legitimate IRF competition. Mr. Joseph will also oversea the national championships.
The Nepal Sports Council confirms this competition is the official selection event for the upcoming Rafting World Championships to be hosted in Japan this October 2017.
Our team at Paddle Nepal have been training hard and look forward to a great competition.