Kayak Adventure at Anvaya Cove and SBMA

Photo by Yeye Elayda

Bored? Looking for something new to do this summer season? Want something to do that’s out of the ordinary? Check this out… you might want to go Kayaking!

The Philippine Kayaking Series 2010 which is in collaboration with other South East Asian kayaking groups aims to foster sportsmanship and cooperation with its first 2 day event, Kayak Explore Anvaya Subic, which will be on Saturday-Sunday, May 29-30, 2010 in the waters of Subic Bay. The venue will be Anvaya Cove Beach and Nature Club, a development of Ayala Land and Subic Bay under SBMA, both great venues for the upcoming sport!

Philippine Kayaking Series 2010 presents KAYAK EXPLORE ANVAYA COVE- SUBIC BAY

On the national front, bringing kayakers to a common fold, learning new skills, helping save the planet and crossing borders are this year’s targets.

Here is the list of the activities that you can do:

2-Leg 25km Kayak Marathon
5km Novice Race
Kayaking Clinic
Fun Run to mangrove cleanup
Save the Pawikan Presentation
Barrio Fiesta

Dates and Venue: May 29-30, 2010
Anvaya Cove Beach and Nature Club, Morong, Bataan, Waterfront Area, SBMA
Schedule of Activities:

1st Day

7:00am – Advanced Class: 2-Leg 25 km kayak marathon Anvaya Cove – SubicBay
1st Leg start and finish: Anvaya Cove-Subic Bay Waterfront Area
11:00am – Kayaking Clinic
11:30am – Novice Race : 5-km Subic Bay waterfront area
2:30pm – 2nd Leg start and finish: SBMA Waterfront Area- Anvaya Cove
6:00pm – Barrio Fiesta
7:00pm Awarding Ceremonies

2nd Day
8:00am – Save the Pawikan Presentation
9:00am – Ecotouring: Fun Run from Anvaya Cove to SBMA Mangrove Beach
– Mangrove Cleanup
Type of Boat: Tandem Sit On (limited boats available)
No. of Persons/ Team: 2

Registration Fee: P 2,000.00 per person inclusive of race entry fee, kayak, meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner<>

Pre-Registration STRICTLY required.

This event is co-organized by Kayakasia who will bring in participants from Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. An invitational club-level meet in Singapore on October 2-3 will follow before an envisioned Regional Kayaking Circuit next year. There will also be an annual Boat Show Asia in Singapore this coming April 16-18.

Contact details
Tel. No.: (02) 8725478, 4687091, 09154359321, 0919-2455889
Email: sunsea_didi@yahoo.com
Website: kayakphilippines.com (Updated by April)


(*Picture from Yeye Elayda)

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4 Responses

  1. Manila Fitness

    Additional info from the organizers:

    Re questions on bringing own boat, a discount of P500/boat. No discount for accommodations outside of NIPA Eco Workshop.

    Inclusions of P2000/ person reg fee: entry fee, kayak, meals (1 breakfast, 2 lunch, 1 dinner), sharing accommodations at NIPA Eco Workshop is approx 50mtrs from Morong gate inside SBFZ., event T-shirt, all activities

    Strictly pre-registration required

    Please check out manilafitness.com for the latest information. Erratum on venue.

    Manila Fitness

  2. Manila Reviews

    Hi CDOKayakclub!As per the organizers, the type of boats are tandem sit-ons.As per your second, question, we will have to check on this. Thanks!

  3. CDOKayakClub

    questions;1) what type of kayak use in the race (sit-in or sit-on)? it matters a LOT with regards to speed.2) can i bring my own sea kayak? how much is the registration? still P2000?


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