The course is a 2.5 mile round trip from the Gowanus Dredgers Boathouse at 165 2nd St. to the buoy at mouth of Gowanus Bay and return. First heat will depart 2pm and event should wrap up by 5pm with a Post Race Banquet and Awards Ceremony starting at 4pm.
Teams will race using canoes provided by the Gowanus Dredgers or (if you bring them) teams may race kayaks, rowboats & Stand Up Paddle-boards. 1st-3rd place prizes will be awarded to canoe class and other class. We ask you to try and raise $500 but any donation will allow a team to race!
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