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The 3rd 2017 ICF Canoe Ocean Racing World Championship (ORWC) – Hong Kong is a discipline that falls under International Canoe Federation (ICF). The 1st ORWC was held in Portugal in 2013 and the 2nd ORWC was held in Tahiti in 2015. Hong Kong Canoe Union (HKCU) is honored to host the 3rd ICF Canoe Ocean Racing World Championship in Hong Kong this year. Supported by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government, the Championship is recognized as a Mega Event.

Over 400 world-class athletes will compete in the championship from 17 to 19 November 2017 between Clear Water Bay and Stanley Beach, doubles for prize money of EURO 20,000 and higher world ranking.

The above information is provided by the Hong Kong Canoe Union