Types of teams

Three Team Categories:  Corporate, Open Mixed Gender, and Open All Female

Best three placings in each category go home with a team trophy, and medals for all team members
For details please contact info@paddleforcancer.ch

Corporate teams

Racing under the banner of their enterprise or organisation and are comprised of employees, members, and their families

Requirements for Corporate Teams:
•  A minimum of 4 female paddlers in the boat
•  Team members must be 15 years of age or older
•  Teams consist of up to 20 members (16 paddlers, 1 drummer, and up to 3 substitutes)
•  Corporate Registration fees are CHF 5000 per team

Many advantages for a Corporate Team:
•  For information please contact info@paddleforcancer.ch
Photo:  2018 Winning Corporate team, The Flying HECkers – Executive MBA HEC Lausanne

Open teams – Mixed Gender and All Female

Open Teams are made up of keen dragon boaters from all walks of life who enjoy paddling for an amazing cause!  Some examples of Open Teams include: Breast cancer support teams, University or high school student groups, clubs, friends, workplace friends

Requirements for Mixed Gender OPEN teams:
•  No restrictions on individual team members in terms of employer
•  A minimum number of 4 female paddlers in each race
•  Team members must be 15 years of age or older
•  Teams consist of up to 20 members (16 paddlers, 1 drummer, and up to 3 substitutes)
•  Registration fees are CHF 2000 per team

Photo:  2018 Winning Mixed Gender team, Nations Paddlers

 

Requirements for All Female OPEN teams:
•  Same as mixed gender except, of course, ALL team members must be FEMALE!
•  No restrictions on individual team members in terms of employer
•  Team members must be 15 years of age or older
•  Teams consist of up to 20 members (16 paddlers, 1 drummer, and up to 3 substitutes)
•  Registration fees are CHF 2000 per team 

Photo:  2018 Winning ALL Female team, Birds of Paradise

 

Open teams from companies or clubs are not permitted to use their logos or names as part of their team names

Please note: For all teams, registration fees are not refunded in the event of cancellation

The Fundraisers Cup CHALLENGE

Encourage your team members to participate in the The Challenge! We are asking EACH participant to fundraise CHF50 above and beyond the registration fee. These funds raised will be specifically allocated to our Support Services, Outreach and a local cancer charity.

Bank details:
ESCA CancerSupport | 150 Route de Ferney | CH-1211 Geneve 2 | Switzerland

UBS Acct. Number: 0243-341674.02T
Clearing number 243 (UBS SA, CP, 1002 Lausanne)
IBAN CH500024324334167402T

Cancellation / Changes

Paddle for CancerSupport will take place come rain or shine so please come prepared!! However, in the event of dangerous weather conditions, high winds for example, the organisers of Paddle for CancerSupport reserve the right to change race order and/or cancel races in order to ensure the safety and well-being of participants, spectators and volunteers.
*Please note: registration fees are not refunded in the event of cancellation.