Rooster Rock Race Weekend
ROOSTER ROCK RACE WEEKEND
June 17-18, 2017
9th Annual Rooster Rock Race
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Rooster Rock State Park
Registration: Pre-registration through Sunday, June 11 and on site June 17, 8:00am - 10:30am. Updated race entry form and waivers to come.
Registration fee (includes 1 raffle ticket and insurance coverage):
OC-6 $28 per paddler ($168 per canoe)
Small boat included if racing in another race or $28 per paddler if this is the only race
Race gear (cap or fleece blanket) - Available for purchase for $10 each
Mixed OC-6 Full Course - 10:00am
Women’s OC-6 Full Course - 10:05am
Men’s OC-6 Full Course - Approx. 12:30pm
Short Course - Approx. 2:30pm
Race Course: Full course approx. 10.5 miles heading upriver for 4 miles, looping counter-clockwise around Phoca Island, head downriver for the last turn counter clockwise to head back towards the finish line. Short course approx. 5 miles. Actual race courses may change on race day pending wind and water conditions.
Post Race: BBQs will be available for cooking. Awards and raffle after the short course race. Feel free to stay and hang out with paddlers into the evening.
Insurance: Insurance is provided by Paddlesport Risk Management, LLC. The race will follow PNWORCA race rules, regulations and safety procedures. Individuals must complete the Event Waiver in order to enter the race.
Safety: Six functional PFDs, at least one working bailer and a whistle per boat. Safety boats will be on the course to assist, but are not responsible for paddlers, boats or equipment. Please make sure your crews are comfortable with huli procedure.
Parking: Daily park entrance fee $5 at the gate. Camping at the race site included in the daily fee.
Contact: Cara Lee, Race Director, MHCCRoosterRock@gmail.com
Downwinder in The Gorge
Sunday, June 18, 2017
Mountain Home Canoe Club will be offering shuttle services in The Gorge for a chance to test out the conditions in preparation for Gorge Outrigger Race or to experience a fun downwinder run in OC-6s or small boats.
MORE DETAILS TO COME
Race course in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, just 25 minutes from downtown Portland.
Rooster Rock State Park details: http://oregonstateparks.org/index.cfm?do=parkPage.dsp_parkPage&parkId=126