Check out a NEW paddling race event for 2015 that is only 90 minutes west of Ottawa! Canoe, Kayak, SUP and Outrigger Races in Eastern Ontario. Race a 13km, 4km or 1 km distance open to all ages and skill levels along the historic Upper Ottawa River from Petawawa to Pembroke or shorter races distances at the Pembroke waterfront!
Kick everything off on Friday with a showing of the Reel Paddling Film Festival at Festival Hall in Pembroke for only $8.
Saturday is Race Day! – this is a fun race for all ages and skills. Followed up with games, activities, demos, SUP Yoga, live music, kids area and great food – Registration is between $15 – $30 and includes a long-sleeve quick dry shirt, lunch and lots of swag! Register today at http://www.UpperOttawaRiverRace.ca.
Sunday, if racing isn’t your thing and you want to go for a leisurely paddle all for a good cause, join us for Stand Up For CHEO a 5km or 12 km SUP paddle that is a easy paced event and helps to raise funds for the CHEO (Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario) Foundation. Chances to win prizes, have fun or raise funds for a great cause are all part of this great weekend festival!