Testing for the DBWA State Team will be held as per the details below. The testing is open to anyone who has submitted an expression of interest plus anyone else who would like to see what is involved in the various fitness test exercises. All DBWA paddlers are encouraged to attend, as you the testing is not as difficult as it may first appear.
Test date: Saturday, 26 October 2013 from 09:00 am
Test location: Champion Lakes (view map)
Things to bring: training shoes, drink bottle(s) with appropriate fluid, healthy snacks, and paddle gear if you wish to try the TK1 canoes
Regional paddlers who want to try out for State teams or Auroras Macau campaign (State Team testing is the same day as the WA Auroras fitness testing) and are unable to attend at Champion Lakes on 26th October should contact for alternative arrangements.
Two TK1 canoes (with outriggers fitted) will also be available for paddlers to try.
Auroras Macau campaign
For those who would like to try out for the Auroras Macau campaign please read the following two documents and email your expression of interest to do the fitness test. Note that some of the fitness tests for the Auroras Macau campaign are different to the DBWA State team tests. If you will be trying out for the DBWA state teams and also the Auroras Macau campaign you will only need to do the fitness test once.