Great Miami 12 Mile River Race and Fun Float

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Event Date

Sat, Jun 25, 2016

Address

Tipp City, OH

About This Activity

Join us at the first annual Great Miami 12 Mile River Race and Fun Float! Starting at the beautiful Treasure Island Marina in Troy, OH and ending with an after party at Adventures on the Great Miami, this unique 12 mile river race is open to all skill levels with awards for best time overall, best team (canoe), best individual(kayak or S.U.P. Board), and spirit fun float!

Parking:
Participants are encouraged to park at Adventures on the Great Miami, 1955 E. Ross R. Tipp City OH. where they will be shuttled to the Treasure Island Marina in Troy.

Registration and Packet Pick - Up:
Check-in starts at 9:00am at the Treasure Island Marina. Packet pick-up will be available at Adventures on the Great Miami from at 5pm -10pm on Friday June 24th and at Treasure Island Marina in Troy starting at 9am on June 25th

Race Course:

A 12 Mile course starting at the Treasure Island Marina in troy and traveling along the beautiful Great Miami River and finishing at Adventures on the Great Miami. The course does include one, short 100ft portage around a Low Dam in Troy.

Race participants will launch at 15 min increments starting at 12:00pm. Fun float participants will launch at will starting at 2:00pm. All participants must be in by 9:00pm or will be disqualified and transported back to Adventures on the Great Miami

Safety:
Two trained volunteers will be launched with each heat as a lag team. Two trained volunteers will be posted at every 2 mile increment. 4 volunteers will be posted at the low dam in Troy helping participants safely portage the dam.

Post Race:
Join us for a post race celebration and awards ceremony at Adventures on the Great Miami including food trucks, live music, and bon fires.

Awards:

Best time overall - A Brand new Kayak or S.U.P. Paddle Board from White water Warehouse and $150 cash

Best team (canoe) - $200 credit to White Water Warehouse $100 credit to Adventures on the Great Miami

Best individual (kayak or S.U.P. Board) -  $200 credit to White Water Warehouse $100 credit to Adventures on the Great Miami

Fun Float Awards - Fun Float Awards are awarded based on most spirited costums and flags in addition to a point system based on how much trash each team pulls out of the river $200 credit to White Water Warehouse $100 credit to Adventures on the Great Miami

Fees:

(non-refundable, transferable, does not include canoe or kayak rental)

$75.00 per team entry (canoe) $50 per individual (kayak or S.U.P. board) $35 per fun float participant

Canoes and Kayaks are available for rental from Adventures on the Great Miami for $20 per person

(All entries include complementary transportation to launch site,  t-shirt and 1 meal from the food trucks at the after party if registered by June 15)

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