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PSK Distance Challenge
The 100k Day

From: 1st Jan 2021

The 100k Day - it's simple: can you paddle an unsupported 100 km in 24 hours?

Paddle a minimum of 100km in a 24 hour period to add your name to the PSK Distance Challenge 100k Day.


PLEASE PADDLE A COMFORTABLE BUFFER OVER THE 100K TARGET - DO NOT CUT IT TIGHT - GPS FIGURES CAN VARY. GO UNDER 100K AND IT DOES NOT COUNT!

** Make sure your GPS can handle the 100k too - Optimising Your GPS **

Part of the PSK Distance Challenge



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* updated 04-Mar-2021 *

The PSK Distance Challenge + is an unsupervised standing challenge.









PSK Distance Challenge -- 100k


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Posn.K1WCatPaddlerDateLocn.WaterwayBoatDist
1K1MMichal Madera

28-May-21England
(Keyhaven)
Sea
(Sea)
Tiderace Pace 17 Tour

190.71 km
(103.0 nm)
2K1MMichal Madera

30-Mar-21England
(Isle of Dogs)
Estuary
(Thames)
Tiderace Pace 17 Tour

162.87 km
(87.9 nm)
3K1MShane Young

27-Oct-21Ireland
(Limerick)
River
(Shannon)
Rockpool Taran
151.85 km
(82.0 nm)
4K1MJohn Willacy

31-Mar-21Wales
(Menai Bridge)
SeaRockpool Taran
142.76 km
(77.1 nm)
5K1MMichal Madera

27-Feb-21England
(Isle of Dogs)
Estuary
(Thames)
Tiderace Pace 17 Tour

140.91 km
(76.1 nm)
6K1M_ErgoJohn Willacy

23-Feb-21Wales
(Menai Bridge)
ErgoErgo - KPc 39@0
126.36 km
(68.2 nm)
7K1MMike Conroy

02-May-22Wales
(Caernarfon)
SeaTiderace Pace 17 Tour
123.61 km
(66.7 nm)
8TeamEdward Doherty
James Doherty
20-Sep-21Wales
(Porth Dafarch)
SeaCape Falcon F1
Rockpool Taran
123.15 km
(66.5 nm)
9K1MJohn Willacy

22-Jul-22Scotland
(Texa, Islay)
SeaRockpool Taran
121.88 km
(65.8 nm)
10K1MJohn Willacy

28-Mar-22Wales
(Puffin Sound)
SeaRockpool Taran
120.24 km
(64.9 nm)
11K1M_ErgoJohn Willacy

15-Mar-21Wales
(Menai Bridge)
ErgoErgo - KPc var.
111.04 km
(60.0 nm)
12K1MNigel Warren

26-Feb-21England
(Oreston)
SeaRockpool Taran

106.03 km
(57.3 nm)
13K1MJames Doherty

27-Apr-21England
(Alum Bay)
SeaRockpool Taran

104.42 km
(56.4 nm)
14K1MIan Cooke

14-Jun-22England
(Boroughbridge)
River
(Ouse)
Rockpool Taran
102.93 km
(55.6 nm)
15K1M_ErgoNigel Warren

09-Mar-21England
(Plymouth)
ErgoErgo - KPc
100.99 km
(54.5 nm)
16TeamBen Cowans
Phil Smith
02-May-22England
(Milford-on-sea)
SeaPerception Essence 17
Perception Essence 17
100.69 km
(54.4 nm)
17K1MIan Cooke

20-Apr-21England
(Humber Bridge)
Estuary
(Humber)
Rockpool Taran

100.66 km
(54.4 nm)
18TeamCyrille Ellmark
Stefan Lidman
Johan Wagner
23-May-21Sweden
(Önnereds Bryggväg)
Sea
100.12 km
(54.1 nm)
19K1MMike Conroy

18-Apr-22England
(Calstock)
EstuaryTiderace Pace 17 Tour
100.07 km
(54.0 nm)

PSK Distance Challenge -- 100k
Runs: 19
Paddlers: 23
  Solo: 16
  Team: 7 (in 3 teams)
Distance: 2,331.3 km



PSK 100K Day Info

Info updated 04-Mar-2021

Format
  • 100k Day Challenge is part of the PSK Distance Challenge. 100k Day figures are included in the Distance Challenge Totals Table
  • You must paddle a minimum of 100km in 24 hours to qualify. Distances of less than 100km are not eligible.
  • You have 24 hours to complete the 100 km distance.
  • Structure your paddle as you want - all in one go, in blocks with rest between or whatever. It's up to you.
  • The clock starts when you do, and ends when you call it a day (or reach 24 hours) - the clock continues to run during rest/breaks/stops etc.
  • Each paddling leg MUST be recorded on GPS. Plan your battery life or charge, memory use etc. to allow for this. (Optimising Your GPS)
  • Choice of venue is up to you - sea, river, lake, canal etc.
  • No boat change allowed during a 100k Day Challenge attempt. The boat you paddle at the start is the one you use throughout the 24 hrs.
  • 'Doubling-up' from/to other PSK pages is allowed.
  • Paddles from organised 3rd party events/commercial coaching or guiding are NOT eligible.
  • No external support or assistance is allowed between clock start and finish.
  • Portages allowed on foot, carrying or trolleying your boat only. No vehicle use allowed. No support team assistance allowed.
  • Send in your circumnav via email or Messenger: facebook.com/PerformanceSeaKayak.
  • Please send in the GPS track file in .gpx format (or .fit or .tcx). The GPS file please - No links or screengrabs!
  • Remaining rules/guidance as per PSK Distance Challenge +

Craft
  • Any craft paddled should be specifically designed to be suitable for the chosen venue and conditions. It must be in a seaworthy and safe condition.

Ergo Entries
  • Ergo distances are eligible for the 100k, but they will not count towards the Distance Challenge Totals Table.
  • Before you start, set your resistance setting and then calibrate your ergo drag for that setting. Resistance and Drag Cal Figures are required for each entry.
  • Photographic (or app) proof of distance covered is required for any and all paddling legs. No proof - no total.
  • We may add a separate 100k Ergo page.


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