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2020 Sydney International Whitewater Festival

Be part of the 2020 Sydney International Whitewater Festival and experience the ultimate excitement of whitewater paddling with the world’s best athletes heading to Penrith Whitewater Stadium this February (21-23 February 2020).

The best Olympic canoe slalom athletes and a stellar line-up of World Champions and Guinness World Record holders will compete in an action packed, wet ‘n wild Whitewater Festival, showcasing the exciting and thrilling disciplines of canoe slalom, and canoe freestyle.

Find out more about the event HERE 

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