Extreme Kayak

World Championships

Oetz / Tyrol / Austria

Welcome to the OETZ TROPHY – Extreme Kayak Championships

The OETZ TROPHY provides the perfect setting for the ultimate showdown of the white water kayaking scene. The best male and female kayakers from different disciplines and all parts of the world will meet here. The Wellerbrücke section, on which the finals will take place, is one of the most complex and challenging whitewater courses in the world. With its numerous drops and rapids already extremely difficult to navigate, this whitewater course becomes an even tougher challenge at race speed.

Current information about the OETZ TROPHY

Oetz Trophy 2022 Regeln

Rules of the OETZ TROPHY 2024

This blog post is to clarify the rules of the OETZ TROPHY 2024 for the smooth running of the competition and avoid any misinterpretations. Safety Every athlete must be an expert paddler that feels comfortable competing on the Wellerbrücke section of the Ötzaler Ache (WW V). Before each race, qualification and final, athletes will need…
Oetz Trophy 2022 Anmeldung

Registration opening 1st March

Registration for the OETZ TROPHY 2022 will open on 1st March, 6pm CET. Take note of this date to secure your starting place. Due to the high demand last year, this year there will be again 180 starting places: 30 for the women’s class and 150 for the men’s. We are proud to announce that…

Rivers Day Photo Contest

One of the events of the Rivers Day on Sunday following the OETZ Trophy will be a photo contest. Show us how beautiful the Ötztaler Ache is! The theme of the photo contest is “Living River” – so kayakers should not be the main focus for once! Use the time in the Ötz valley to…

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