River Keepers Race the Red

46.872549, -96.781075

Southwest
100 Second St. S.,
Fargo ND 58102
June 01, 2019 - June 01, 2020
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Kayakers and Canoers wanted! All skill levels welcome. Back up weather date scheduled for Monday, June 8th. Same time and location.Choose your distance, 1.5, 3.5, or 6 miles. Participants will paddle up river to a designated turnaround point, grab a prize, and return down river to the finish. All races begin and end at the south boat ramp at Dike East (100 2nd Street South in Fargo). The first half of each race is upstream. There are awards for 1st place in each category for each distance.Entry fee is $20/person if pre-registered. Entry fee goes up to $25 if registration not received by 5:00 p.m. on May 28. Canoe/kayak rental available for $15 (limited number available). Participate in the free Best Decorated Contest. Decorate your vessel and sign up to participate. Pictures of each vessel will be posted on River Keepers Facebook page. Please arrive early to have your photo taken. The photo with the most likes by June 18th will receive an award. All decorations must be securely fastened. If anything comes off, it must be collected immediately.Family and friends can bike/run along the entire course on the Fargo Park District's trail system, to watch their paddlers.Registration: Go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-race-the-red-canoe-kayak-races-tickets-87703315979More Information: https://www.riverkeepers.org/projects-activities/race-the-red/

Volunteer at the event: http://www.riverkeepers.org/volunteer/

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Event Category
  • Canoeing
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  • Family-Friendly
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  • Outdoors & Nature
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  • Voluntourism
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  • Family-Friendly
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Location
  • Riverfront
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