Ixonia’s Excellent Rock River Race, Saturday, June 16
What: Canoe, Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard races, 10.25 miles for “Expert” racers and 4 miles for “Rookie / Recreational” racers.
When: Saturday, June 16, 2018: Morning (10am) and Afternoon races (2pm): check in and attend race meetings EARLIER: see SCHEDULE on sign-up link below.
Where: on the Rock River at Kanow Park, Rock River Road (off Hwy 16), Ixonia, WI. Looped course: upstream, around buoys, then back to Kanow Park – no shuttling needed.
Who: Race classes for “experts” in boats (or on boards) specially built for racing AND race classes for “rookie” or “recreational” racers in nontechnical boats. Bring what ya got.
Why: Because we all love to do this, and because we can, and because our first two years were so much fun. And because of the beer (see below).
How: Sign up on line at https://tinyurl.com/IxEx2018
Or in person at Kanow Park on the day.
Online signups by June 1* get a free race hat (we’re printing to order).
Fee: $20 per person for the day, one or two races: if you want to race both races,
the morning race and the afternoon race, your second race is free.
Specials: Pot luck lunch between A.M & P.M races: bring a dish to share.
Oh, and there are awards for winners of each class: … a selection of excellent home brewed beers!
Organizers: Gareth Stevens firstname.lastname@example.org 262-853-5453 cell – and
Jan Perrin email@example.com 608-563-1897 home, 518-810-6578 cell.
All other details including SCHEDULE (check-in times, mandatory race meeting times, etc) are also at: https://tinyurl.com/IxEx2018
(PS: Did we mention the beer?)
*Date may be extended by a couple days, but no guarantee. Checking on that. If so, we’ll announce it on the sign up page, link above.