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FGPC Small Boat Race Series

FGPC Small Boat Race Series Fall 2023

Looking to warm up this winter? FGPC is bringing the heat with some competition! The “FGPC Small Boat Race Series” is open to all paddlers, any level that want to come out and challenge themselves. Points will be given by placement (example – If you finish 3rd out of 10 you will receive 8 points)  and 10 points for participation at each race. 

  • When: Every last Sunday of the month (except Dec) at 1pm 
    • Oct 29, 2023 = 3km
    • Nov 26, 2023 = 4 x 3km (second paddler registration required)
    • Dec 17, 2023 = 5km
    • Jan 28, 2024 = 6 x 1km (second paddler registration required)
    • Feb 25, 2024 = 7km
    • Mar 31, 2024 = 9.5km
  • Race Format: Small boat race
  • Boats: Unless specified, any private or club small boat is permitted
  • Location: FGPC docks
  • Cost: $10 per paddler per race; advance online registration only (no same-day race sign-ups permitted); full series can be purchased for $50
  • Prizes for overall winners (top three men overall; top three women overall; top relay team overall) and hot coffee & selection of baked goods included at each race     
  • Registration deadline is 72 hours before the race
  • Point System:
    • Points will be given by placement
    • First place in each category (minimum 3 boats) will get 15 points and the following places will get 1 point less per placement