Samsung 60th Festival of Sport - All Women's Water Ski & Wakeboard

Funded

on 24 May 2017

US$910

Total Fundraised

When

Sunday, 28 May 2017
9:00am – 4:00 p.m.

Where

Chong Hing Water Sports Centre, Sai Kung

What

Waterski, Wakeboard & Wakesurf Competition

Categories

-       Women’s Novice Wakeboard

-       Women’s Intermediate Wakeboard     

-       Women’s Advance Wakeboard

-       Women’s Open Wakeboard

-       Girl’s Wakeboard

-       Women’s Open Waterski (slalom)

-       Girl’s Waterski (slalom)

-       Wakesurf

Registration & Fees

HK$ 200 Member (all participants must be HKWSA current registered members)

Membership fees individual HK$150,Juniors HK$100 (under 18 on 28 May 2017), FamilyHK$300

Member Joining Fees will be waived for this event.

If the event is cancelled due to bad weather or other circumstances, entry fee will be refunded to the enrolled riders by cheque, so please provide your full name on the enrolment form. 

Notice of Registration & Fees

All entry fees must be paid online https://www.fringebacker.com before 6 p.m. on Wed., 24 May, 2017.

NO on-site registration is allowed. (HKWSA reserves the right to close entries before the deadline without any notice, when the quota of the competition is full.)

Acceptance of entry is on first come first served basis (current HKWSA members shall have priority)

The first 15 enrolled riders will be given priority in enrolling in the 2017 Wakefest – HK Open Wakeboard Championships to be held in July and 2017 HK National Wakeboard Championships to be held in Oct.

We only accept online registration.

All entries to be confirmed upon receipt of payment.

Entry Requirement

Female only must be HKWSA members

Awards

Champion, 1st runner up, 2nd runner up

The top three competitors in each group will receive medals. 

Run Down

Waterski & Wakeboard competition

 (Time may be adjusted at Organiser’s discretion depending on time and participant numbers.)

All participants must attend the judging briefing at 9 am, otherwise they may not be allowed to ride

Food & Drink

-       There is nothing available at Chong Hing Water Sports Centre, apart from vending machine for drinks.  Please bring your own.

-       We might provide light refreshment, details to be confirmed and announced in early May.

Getting to Sai Kung Pak Tam Chung Country Park

1) To Sai Kung Bus Terminus

By Bus 92 from Diamond Hill/Choi Hung MTR station;

By Bus 299 from Shatin Central ,

By Bus 792M from Tiu Keng Leng MTR Station;

By Mini-bus 1A from Choi Hung MTR Station near Ngau Chi Wan Fire Station;

By Bus 96R from Diamond Hill MTR via Sai Kung Bus Terminus (stay on until Pak Tam Chung)

 

2) To Pak Tam Chung

By Bus from Sai Kung Bus Terminus to Pak Tam Chung – Bus #94 (or #96R on Sunday)

By Car – From Ma On Shan – head for Sai Kung until you reach the roundabout with directions to Pak Tam Chung;  From Sai Kung – head for Ma On Shan until you reach the roundabout and follow road signs to Pak Tam Chung.  Take the road to Pak Tam Chung until you reach the barrier of Sai Kung Park.  Park your car in the car park on the left.

Getting to the ski site from the Park’s entrance

A specially arranged shuttle bus will depart from the lay-by area on the right, immediately inside the Park barrierNo charge will be levied for use of the bus. No permits will be issued for cars to drive into the Park. Please be warned that in past years, the Police have ticketed drivers who enter the Park illegally.

Bus Schedule

Pak Tam Chung Park entrance to Chong Hing:

  Start At Park Entrance

To be confirmed in mid-May

(depends on the number of participants)

Chong Hing via Park entrance to Sai Kung

Start At Chong Hing

To be confirmed in mid-May.

(depends on the number of participants)

Bad weather arrangement

In case of bad weather, please refer to the following tables for various arrangements for different types of weather condition.

Tropical Cyclone Warning

 

Weather Condition

Time

Categories yet to be held

1.

If

Strong Monsoon Signal / Thunderstorm Warning Amber Rainstorm Warning Signal /Red Rainstorm Warning Signal / typhoon signal No. 1 is issued

 

如發出強烈季候風信號、雷暴警告 / 黃色暴雨警告信號 / 紅色暴雨警告信號 / 一號颱風信號

N/A

All categories will be held as scheduled.

比賽如常進行

HKWSA has discretion to cancel the activity for safety's sake.

 

主辦單位有可能因應當時天氣的變化而決定取消活動,以策安全。

2.

If

Thunderstorm Warning is issued AND Red flags hoisted at Chong Hing Water Sports Centre

 

如發出雷暴警告並同時於創興水上活動中心懸掛紅旗

9am to 4pm

上午九時至下午四時

Activities on lake at Chong Hing Water Sports Centre suspended

創興水上活動中心水上活動暫時停止

 

HKWSA has discretion to cancel the activity for safety's sake.

主辦單位有可能因應當時天氣的變化而決定取消活動,以策安全。

4.

If:

Black Rainstorm Warning Signal /

Typhoon Signal No. 3 or above is hoisted

 

如發出黑色暴雨警告信號 / 三號或以上颱風信號

At 7 am

上午七時

All categories will be cancelled

 

全日比賽活動取消。

At 12 noon

中午十二時

The afternoon categories will be cancelled.

 

取消在下午舉行的比賽組別。

5.

If Black Rainstorm Warning Signal / Typhoon Signal No. 3 / Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is lowered or cancelled before

 

如以下信號改為較低的信號或取消: 紅色暴雨警告信號 / 黑色暴雨警告信號 /三號颱風信號 / 八號或以上熱帶氣旋警告信號

n/a

All categories remained cancelled

 

全日比賽活動仍然取消。

 

And What Everyone Should Know

  • The Hong Kong Water Ski Association Limited incorporating the HKWSA Wakeboarding Division, the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China, Chong Hing Water Sports Centre and the Leisure and Cultural Services Dept are not liable for any loss or damage to yourself or your belongings. It is your responsibility to safeguard the welfare of any child you bring to the tournament.
  • All judges’ decisions are final, event categories and run down may be adjusted at Organizer’s discretion depending on time and participant numbers.
  • If a participant is under age 18, parent / guardian must sign his/her entry form. 
  • Please keep the site clean at all times.    
  • There will be a member of the HKWSA on duty at all times, please ask if you have any queries.
  • Please respect the instructions given by staff of HKWSA organisers & LCSD. We do not wish to jeopardise future access to this site.
  • No one can enter the water, except when it’s their turn to compete.
  • Dogs and smoking at the venue are prohibited   

 

 

HKWSA will have the final decision on the format of the various events and disputes. If there is any question, please contact HKWSA at 2504-8168.