Northern Hardware Race
|Date||2018 Jul 07|
|Days/Times||Alexander Mackenzie Class 9:00am start, Simon Fraser Class 11:00am start|
|Address||Isle Pierre, Prince George|
Come and paddle down the historic fur trade routes of the Nechako and Fraser Rivers in the territory of the Lheidli T'enneh First Nations people.
The second class is the Simon Fraser Class which is a 25km down river paddle designed more for the recreational paddler but will have competitive racers in it. There are no white water sections. It is open to tandem canoes, kayaks and also solo canoes, kayaks and SUPs.
The finish of the Race is at Lheidli T'enneh Memorial Park. There will be an awards ceremony and post race b-bq for all competitors and volunteers. There is also a raffle prize for all paddlers and race volunteers for a Clipper White Water ll canoe sponsored by PG Motor Sports.
Food Available: There will be post Race snacks from Save-On Foods and a b-bq sponsored by Integris Credit Union and Two Rivers Catering/Canadian Mental Health Association for all paddlers and volunteers.
Awards: Cash awards to Mens, Womens, Mixed and Masters classes in Alexander Mackenzie Class. Cash prizes awarded to to three boats in Simon Fraser Class. There is also a floating treasure hunt down the Nechako River during the race for sponsors prizes.
|Contact||Patrick Turner 250-564-7538|
|This is a Canoe Kayak BC sanctioned event|
|Affiliate||Prince George Two Rivers Canoe Society|