After some 15 months of preparation, the WA Auroras are off to Canada tonight, Saturday 8 August! WOOHOO!!
Flight time is 5 minutes to midnight, arriving in Hong Kong at 7:45 am, then departing 3 hours later at 10:45 am. Scheduled to land in Toronto at 1:45 pm on Sunday 9 August (Toronto time), which equates to Monday, 10 August at 1:45 am in Perth (12 hours ahead).
Details for live streaming video have yet to be announced. It is suggested one checks the following websites for any updates:
The World Championships start on Wed, 19 Aug. The race schedule is as below. DBWA wishes the Auroras the best of luck to BRING HOME SOME BLING!!!
|Wed 19||2000m sml/std boats|
|Fri 21||500m mixed sml/std boats|
|Sat 22||200m std/sml boats|
|Sun 23||500m opens/womens sml/std boats|