The Inaugural River City Sprint: September, 16 2017. A race for the recreational paddler who wants a fun taste of racing. This race will be a 1.6-mile course beginning at the Community Boat House on Louisville’s Waterfront Front, paddling around Towhead Island and the Big Four Bridge. The River City Sprint is the third race that day, Mayor’s Cup and Ohio River Dash paddlers start earlier on September 16th. All boats will be considered equal and prizes will be awarded for the fastest finisher (Kayak, Canoe, SUP) under 16, 16-60, and over 60 (on race day). If you don’t have your own boat, kayaks and Canoes will be available for rent from Blue Moon Kayak (bluemooncanoeky.com) at the race site.
Entry fee: $25 per person – Includes registration fee, race t-shirt, insurance and awards
Paddler Check in – 9:00 to 11:00
Mandatory Captain’s Meeting 11:15
Race begins 12 noon