Competition Rules

The 2020 ECA Junior and U23 Wildwater Canoeing European Championships will be organised in accordancewith the ICF and ECA Wildwater Racing Competition Rules.

Athletes Area at the venue

A section of the public viewing place will be made available exclusively for the competitors. The separate area will be provided for the teams.

Boat Hire: available quantity and rental fees (if required)

There are 10 boats available for hire; however they will not be the top competition models.

Transport of athletes and officials during the competition

The transportation of competitors from the place of accommodation to the competition venue is the responsibility of the respected teams. The OC will organise the transport for the race officials on the basis of the individual needs.

Access to transportation for leisure

Solkan is a suburb of the city of Nova Gorica. The bus stop of the city transport is approximately 350 metres away from the venue itself. The proximity of the city to the Solkan venue guarantees a number of visitors who will arrive with bicycles and by foot.

Medical support

Location of local hospitals

The Clinical Hospital with 24-hour medical services is 8 kilometres away.

Ambulance crew and doctor will be on a standby in the area daily during the competition days. By demand we are able to provide a sport massages and therapies at the event venue for the whole duration of trainings and competitions. Sport massage and therapie services are at your own cost and not covered by the organiser.

Security at the venue

All competitors as well as officials will have accreditation passes enabling them the access to their designated areas. General security will be delivered by a local security agency.

We will not accept any responsability for missing equipment and other goods.

Access pass and parking

Parking places will be organised. Every team will be allowed to park one van with the trailer.

First aid

A van with first aid will be located in the competition area.

Water safety

Rescue service in the competition area will be organised during the competition days.

Medical Insurance

Organising Committee kindly asks all participants of the event to ensure medical insurance policy in their countries. Organising Committee will not cover any expenses in connection with hospital or dental treatment.

Internet access

Available in most areas of the Kayak centre Solkan.



Official training period

16-18 August 2020

Training in groups after registration

Training Period

Training on the course is possible all year long. Training sessions for participating teams can be arranged. Please, contact the organisers:

Kayak club Soške elektrarne

Pot na breg 9, 5250 Solkan/Nova Gorica

Andrej Humar

Mobile: +386 31 371 644

E-mail: kkse@siol.net