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Canoe/Kayak/Standup Paddleboard

Sponsored By

Sponsored By

Citizens National Bank

Commissioner

Commissioner

Jonathan Dickerson, 601-207-2288
queencitypaddle@gmail.com

Dates

Dates: April 30, 2022

9:00 AM Short and Long Course Race at the same time.
10:00 AM Sprint Course Start.
Registration for either Short or Long Course includes entry for the Sprint Course (only one shirt)

Site

Site

Bonita Lakes
http://Bonita Lakes Park, Bonita Reservoir Road, Meridian, MS
Upper Lake Boat Ramp
Meridian, MS 39301

Entry Fee

$30 per person

Registration Link:

State Games: Canoe/Kayak/StandUpPaddleboard

Deadline

Deadline

April 26 for online registration.
On-site registration is from 7 am to 8 am.
T-shirt size is NOT guaranteed for on-site entries.

Format/Rules

Format/Rules

Each participant must have PFD on board at all times while on the water.  Participants under the age of 17 must wear a PFD in accordance with the PFD’s instructions.   USCG approved Type V (inflatable) PFD is acceptable.  No alcohol will be allowed before and during the event. 

Other Information

Other Information

Awards:

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals are awarded to the first three places in each class/category.

Events
Sprint Course – 1 mile
Short Course – 3 miles
Long Course – 6 miles (2 laps of the Short Course)

Watercraft Classifications

Watercraft Classifications

SOLO
Sup Race 14′
Sup Race 12′-6
Sup Unlimited > 14′
Sup Rec < 12’6
Sup Inflatable
K1 Pedal
K1 Pool Toy ≤ 10′ [KAYAK]
K1 Short 10′-1 – 12′-6 [KAYAK]
K1 Medium 12′-7 – 15′-6 (width ≥ 22″) [KAYAK]
K1 Long 15’7 – 17’6 (width ≥ 21″) [KAYAK]
K1 Fast ≥ 17’7 (width ≥ 19.6″) [KAYAK]
K1 Race Unlimited (width ≤ 19.5″) [KAYAK]
C1 Rec ≤ 17′-6 (width ≥ 16% of length) [CANOE]
C1 Race (any C1 not meeting rec specs)

TANDEM
Sup Tandem
K2 Pedal
K2 Rec Unlimited length (width ≥ 22.1″) [KAYAK]
K2 Race Unlimited length (width ≤ 22″) [KAYAK]
C2 Rec ≤ 17’6 (width ≥ 16@ of length) [CANOE]
C2 Race (any C2 not meeting rec specs) [CANOE]

*** (if you do not know what class you are in, contact the Race Commissioner BEFORE race day for clarification on your watercraft )

Divisions

Divisions

Men’s Solo, Women’s Solo, Tandem (Mixed or Same Gender)

Age Groups: Juniors: Younger than 17 years of age on the day of the race.
Competing: Ages between 17-49 years old on the day of the race.
Masters; Ages 50-70 years old on the day of the race.
Grand Masters; Ages 70 plus on the day of the race.         

2019 Result