Smith River Boat Race

Event Info

Date: August 11, 2018

Start Time: 12:30 PM

Distance: 4.8 Miles

Location View In Google Maps
Smith River Sports Complex
1000 Irisburg Road
Axton, VA 24054

Schedule

Aug 11, 2018
9:00AMSmith River Fest Begins
9:30AMRegistration for Smith River Boat Race
10:00AMHelgramite Hustle 5K Mud Run Starts
11:30AMRegistration for Smith River Boat Race is Closed
12:00PMLast Boat Race Shuttle Departs
12:15PMMandatory Safety Meeting at Starting Line
12:30PMSmith River Boat Race Starts
2:30PMBlue Ridge Duck Race Starts
3:00PMAwards Ceremony
5:00PMSmith River Fest Ends

Description

Race Categories. Awards are given in the following categories:
Racing Kayak (13’+) Male
Racing Kayak (13’+) Female
Rec Kayak (12’11”-) Male
Rec Kayak (12’11”-) Female
Tandem Kayak
Solo Canoe Male
Solo Canoe Female
Tandem Canoe
Stand-up Paddle Board (SUP)

River Safety
All boaters must wear a coast guard approved PFD (life jacket) when on the river.
Paddle with others if possible.
Carry a spare paddle.
When paddling in wind, stay close to the shore.
Use caution when launching or landing on slippery rocks or muddy areas.
If you capsize, stay calm. Hold onto boat and paddle and move to shallow water.
Do not attempt to stand up in moving water deeper than knee deep.

Contacts

Roger Adams
Email: radams@co.henry.va.us
Phone: 276-634-4640

Previous Results

No Previous Results Available