Canoe/Kayak/SUP Race and Paddle Party

GENERAL EVENT INFORMATION

  • New event for 2022!!
  • Event is open for anyone to participate and is FREE to everyone!
  • There are two categories to participate in: racers and partiers.
  • Visit haywardoutfitters.com/race/ for additional race details

RACERS

  • Free for anyone to participate
  • Paddle the 4-mile course on Lake Hayward during the race times:
    • Friday, June 24 & Saturday, June 25 from 30 minutes before sunrise to sunset
    • Sunday, June 26 from 30 minutes before sunrise to 3 PM
  • Paddle the racecourse using a canoe, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard (SUP)
  • Registration required at Paddleguru
  • Must sign waiver
  • Safety first! Personal floatation device required & leashes required on SUPs
  • Must submit your race via text or email using Paddle Logger or a similar app
  • Submit a picture of you at the landing

CASH PRIZES FOR RACERS

  • Cash prizes are TBD at this time
  • Prizes are awarded to the top finishers in the following categories:
    • Tandem Canoe
    • Solo Canoe
    • Solo Kayak
    • Solo Surf Ski
    • Solo SUP

PARTIERS

  • Free for anyone to participate
  • Paddle the 4-mile course on Lake Hayward during the race times:
    • Friday, June 24 & Saturday, June 25 from 30 minutes before sunrise to sunset
    • Sunday, June 26 from 30 minutes before sunrise to 3 PM
  • Paddle the racecourse using a canoe, kayak, or stand-up paddleboard (SUP)
  • Registration required
  • Must sign waiver
  • Safety first! Personal floatation device required & leashes required on SUPs
  • Submit your own time with a picture of you at the landing

PRIZES

  • Prizes for ALL participants!
  • All partiers and racers can pick up your goodie bag at Hayward Water Sports
  • Prize for best costume
  • Prize for best-costumed canoe/kayak/SUP

This event is sponsored & organized by: