"Up the River WITH a Paddle"
'FLOC Racing' is glad to be hosting this event together with ‘By the River’
-By the River is a non-profit organization committed to providing compassionate care to our aging population, those living in poverty, and to their caregivers.
Event Date: Saturday November 17,2012, 9:00am
Where: City of Sebastian, on the St. Sebastian River, South Fork (exact Start / Finnish TBA)
Register on line at Ultra Sign Up Up the River with a Paddle
Fun filled day of friendly competition on the St. Sebastian River. ALL Human Powered Craft allowed.
There will be 3 different races:
1- Long Distance Race: This is the Race for the more experienced Person. Within this race will be the “Beat Mike Beck” race with CASH for anybody racing faster than Mike. Additional CASH prizes in the PRO catagories.
2- Short Distance Race: A FUN short race, more for the less or no experienced person. In this race there will be categories for single and 2 person boats/boards. Categories will include Parent/Kid, under 18, Masters and more...
For races 1- and 2- all Human Powered watercraft are allowed. So dust off your Kayak, Canoe, Standup Paddleboard, Row Boat or whatever might float you down the river, grab your kids and come out onto the Scenic St. Sebastian River for a fun day on the River.
3- Elephant Race (GIANT Race): This is a fun event for teams of 6 to 7 paddlers. They will be racing in a Elephant size(GIANT) Trader Canoe on a Elephant size(GIANT) Slalom Course for the Title of the fastest Team in the County.
For the Elephant Race grab 5 or 6 other Friends, Family members or Collegues to compete in this event. The Canoe will be supplied by Florida Outdoor Center (FLOC). FLOC can also provide the team with instructions or an experienced Captain/Steersperson for the Race.
Register Here: Ultra Signup Up the River With a Paddle
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