This coming weekend is Vernon Paddling Centre’s North American Fresh Water Challenge 2012 – August 4, 2012 and August 5, 2012 – on Okanagan Lake, Vernon BC. Full details on their website.
Vernon extends a warm welcome for you to join us at Kin Beach on beautiful Okanagan Lake for our annual weekend of races, recreation and reconnecting. We will be having a small boat race on the afternoon of the 4th — Saturday and the 9-person change races on Sunday the 5th. So far Ogopogo has not been sighted!
Saturday: The small boat race is approx. 10 km and any form of self-propelled boat is acceptable including SUP. Even if you are not racing, plan your OC-6 rigging around the small boat race so you can watch and cheer.
Sunday: The long race is a change race – (44 km). The short course (24km) can be a raced as a change event or ironed. We have men’s, mixed, ladies, master’s etc. Any combination will work! All non-racing paddlers are encouraged to join us in giving the racers a rousing send off.