Program Details


  • On-water training typically starts at the end of April and continues into October (actual weather may influence these dates)
  • There are 10 practices per week 
  • There may be additional group boat practices in the summer - these will be determined by Head Coach      according to pairings and paddler availability. 
  • This group will be coached by the Head Coach (Helen Savin)
  • Full participation in the training schedule is expected and athletes must meet the standards set by the Head Coach
  • Participation in this program is at the discretion of the Head Coach 
  • All team boat paddler assignments are determined by the Head Coach
  • Regatta participation is mandatory as per the schedule that has been circulated. Extenuating circumstances, eg., injury / illness will be dealt with on an individual basis.


Fee: $1315.00 

This includes all fees except race entry fees and a contribution to NTT travel costs (if attending).

All Regatta and race entry fees will be tallied and charged to you by invoice at the end of the racing season. 


Training Schedule:

May, June, September, October

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri > 6:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri > 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. 

Saturday >         7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

July & August

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri > 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri >  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Saturday >         7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.


NOTE: There is a 2-week break from training after Nationals in late August.


  • There is a mandatory contribution of 15 volunteer hours for each High Performance paddler.
  • Please refer to the Volunteer Policy for further details.