Midwest Kayak Racing

Races to look for in 2016


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Texas Winter 100k (63 miles)

-          January

-          Colorado River

-          Ladybird Lake to Fisherman’s Park

-          http://www.texaswinter100k.com/

  

Gutbuster (11 miles)

-          March

-          Perche Creek

-          Columbia, MO

-          www.heartlandpaddler.com

  

Epic Shootout (50 miles)

-          April

-          Missouri River

-          Kansas City, MO/KS to Lexington, MO

-          www.midwestpaddleracing.com

  

TDT – Top of the Teche (7.7 miles) 

-          April

-          St. Landry Parish

-          Leonville, LA to Arnaudville, LA

-          www.tourduteche.com

  

Dam N Back Trek (10 miles)

-          May

-          Missouri River

-          Yankton, SD

-          www.damnbacksd.org

  

South Dakota Kayak Challenge (72 miles)

-          May, Memorial Day weekend

-          Missouri River

-          Yankton, SD to Sioux City, IA/NE

-          www.sdkayakchallenge.org



Gritty (33 miles)

-          May

-          Kansas River

-          Lawrence, KS to Edwardsville, KS

-          www.midwestpaddleracing.com



Volunteer Canoe and Kayak Race (6 miles, 28 miles, 46 miles, 80 miles)

-          May

-          Fort Loudon Lake, Tennessee River

-          Knoxville, TN

-          www.appalachiakayak.com 

  

Osage Spring 12 (12 miles) 

-          May

-          Osage River

-          Mari OSA MDC Access to Bonnets Mill MDC Access

-          www.osagepaddlesports.com



TDT – Chitimacha (20 miles) 

-          May

-          Parishes of Iberia and St. Mary

-          New Iberia, LA to Charenton, LA

-          www.tourduteche.com

  

Freedom Race (63 miles)

-          June

-          Missouri River

-          Lamine, MO to Jefferson City, MO

-          www.midwestpaddleracing.com



Outdoors Inc (3.1 miles)

-          June

-          Mississippi River

-          Memphis, TN

-          http://www.outdoorsinc.com/pages/canoe-race 



California 100 (100 miles)

-          June

-          Sacramento, CA

-          Redding, CA to Chico, CA

-          www.riversforchange.org

  

Fort to Field 50 (50 miles)

-          July

-          Missouri River

-          Pickstown, SD to Springfield, SD

-          www.forttofield50.com

 


Rally on the Cumberland (5 miles)

-          July

-          Cumberland River

-          Clarksville, TN

-          http://www.cityofclarksville.com/index.aspx?page=645 

                                  


MR340 (340 miles)

-          July

-          Missouri River

-          Kansas City, MO/KS to St. Charles, MO

-          www.rivermiles.com



Two Harbors Festival ( 5 miles, 10 miles or 18 miles)

-          July

-          Lake Superior

-          Two Harbors, MN

-          http://kayakfestival.upnorthmn.net/

  

Ausable Canoe Race (120 miles)

-          July

-          Ausable River

-          Grayling, MI to Oscoda, MI

-          http://www.ausablecanoemarathon.org/



Firecracker (12 miles) 

-          August

-          Mississippi River

-          St. Louis, MO

-          www.firecrackerrace.org



  

Race for the Rivers (20 miles or 40 miles)

-          August

-          Missouri River

-          Washington, MO to St. Charles, MO

-          www.racefortherivers.org



2 Dam Days (16 miles or 92 miles)

-          September

-          Lake of the Ozarks

-          Truman Dam to Bagnell Dam

-          http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eb9tft2j7c5fa959&llr=sf7yycuab

  

Quincy 5 Miler (5 miles)

-          September

-          Mississippi River

-          Quincy, IL

-          www.quincy5miler.com



Paddle Lake Crabtree (3 miles or 10 miles)

-          September

-          Lake Crabtree

-          Morrisville, NC

-          http://www.bridge2sports.org/paddle-lake-crabtree/ 



Bear Grunt Creek (15 miles)

-          September

-          Mississippi River

-          Quincy, IL

-          www.quincy5miler.com



Osage Fall 36 (36 miles)

-          September

-          Osage River, Missouri River, Gasconade River

-          Mari Osa Delta MDC Access to Gasconade Park MDC Access

-          www.osagepaddlesports.com

  

TDT – Tour de la Riviera Rouge (275 miles)

-          September/October

-          Red River, Atchafalaya River, Bayou Courtableau

-          Shreveport, LA to Port Barre, LA

-          www.tourduteche.com

  

TDT - 410 de Louisiane (410 miles)

-          September/October

-          Red River, Atchafalaya River, Bayou Courtableau

-          Shreveport, LA to Berwick, LA

-          www.tourduteche.com

  

TDT - Tour du Teche 135 (135 miles)

-          September/October

-          Bayou Teche

-          Port Barre, LA to Berwick, LA

-          www.tourduteche.com

  

Riverthon Mayors Cup (22 miles)

-          October

-          Ohio River

-          Westport, KY to Louisville, KY

-          www.riverthon.org

  

Riverthon Louisville 50 (50 miles) 

-          October

-          Ohio River

-          Westport, KY to Westpoint, KY

-          www.riverthon.org

  

Race to the Dome (15 miles or 26 miles)

-          October

-          Missouri River

-          Providence, MO to Jefferson City, MO

-          www.racetothedome.org

  

Chattajack (31 miles)

-          October

-          Tennessee River

-          Chattanooga, TN

-          www.chattajack.com

  

Kawloween (11 miles)

-          October

-          Wakarusa River, Kansas River

-          Eudora, KS to Desoto, KS

-          www.midwestpaddleracing.com 

Braxton Carter at 9:21 PM