Event # 1081 Back to Calendar

Rich Weiss Memorial Race

Date 2012 Mar 31-Apr 01 Ical
Days/Times Sunday April 1, 9:00am
Location Tamihi Rapids, Chilliwack BC
Address Chilliwack Lake Rd, Chilliwack BC

*Map: Follow Chilliwack Lake Road to Tamihi Bridge. (1st bridge on Chilliwack Lake Rd to Cross the river)

Registration on site on Saturday and Sunday Morning

What: Annual Whitewater Kayak Race. This is a great event for everyone who enjoys paddling the river. It is a great way to test your skills, and work on precise stroke timing and boat placement.

Racers Meeting at 9:30am
Race Start at 10:30am

Race Day and Practice Safety

All competitors are expected to follow these safety guidelines as a condition of participation

 All equipment must be in a safe condition.

 All kayaks must be equipped with flotation so that they will float on surface if fully capsized.

 All paddlers must wear a PFD, helmet and appropriate gear to protect against hypothermia.

 All paddlers will paddle in minimum group size of three at all times during training and the competition.

 All participants will follow directions provided by race organizers regarding off-limits areas, areas to put in and take out etc.

Prerequisite Whitewater Lessons
Contact Jon Allen 604 703 6597
Type Competition