Great Canoe Sprint

Event Date

Sat, Jul 26, 2014


Soap Lake, WA

About This Activity

Course Description:This is a canoe and run/walk event on and along Soap Lake.  Kayaks are welcome too!

You can bring your own boats, but we do have a limited number available (KAYAKS ONLY) on a first come, first serve basis.  Email to reserve one for you.

Event schedule and times

Late Registration and Packet Pick-up Information: Packet pickup & late registration begins at 8:15 AM at the race start line, Smokiam Beach. Races start at approximately 9:00am. Times may vary depending on late sign ups. For more information please call 360-780-0900, visit WWW.ULBFIT.COM or email NO REFUNDS if you switch races or do not show up for the event.

Distance of Water length is a total of 3.1 miles (5K), and the walk/run sections add up to 2.5 miles total. Format is to RUN first, from Smokiam Beach in town and come back to the beach to get into your canoe/kayak.  The first run is 1 mile.   Next you canoe about half way across the lake, turn left around a water marker and row to the take out beach at the Boyscout Camp area.  This second run is about 1.5 miles long and is in city and on some trails.  It loops back to your boats, where you get back onto the lake and row to the finish area, Smokiam Beach again.  We will have check points on the course to verify that all athletes complete all stages.  If you prefer to only run, we have an OPEN 1 mile race as well.

Individuals and teams are welcome.

Each finisher will receive a race medal or other cool type of award for thier accomplishment!  Water will be out on the course and at the finish as well.  Shirts are available for purchase, but please order these early to get one and the size you want!

Please email if you need a boat or have any other questions!

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