Spring downriver races 2016 Ontario

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CreditRiver March 26th, 2016

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SATURDAY March 26, 2016 - 1:00 PM START

Start: Below broken dam above Barbertown Road. Follow Culham trail north from the
Portico Community Church. Follow signs.

Finish: The footbridge in Erindale Park (north side of Dundas St. West, first entrance just
east of Mississauga Rd.) Awards handed out at this location.

Course: 10 km of Class I - II rapids.

Classes: K-1 Long, K-1 Jr Long, K-1 Women, K-1 Rec., K-1 Jr , Masters, C-1 Open,
C-2 Open, Adult & Child (Long = wildwater racing kayaks)

Cost: $15.00 per person;
Registration: Saturday 10am - Noon at Culham Trail Parkette, Barbertown Road.

Info: Linda Reiche 905-793-9970 x 223 (work) or 905-862-3157 (home)
e-mail : linda.reiche@hubergroup.com
Harold Van Winssen 613-848-6209
e-mail: hvanwinssen@tmlegal.ca
Call Harold at 905-848-6209 on Friday March 25th for Credit “go” or Credit “no” or Credit “alternate start” information.

Humber River April 2nd 2016

We are pleased to be involved in sponsoring the 39th Annual Humber River Downriver Race. Please note this race involves whitewater up to grade 2 and cold, rocky and possibly dangerous conditions.


The start is anticipated to be Saturday 1 pm April 2, 2016 under the Islington Bridge at the bottom of Rowntree Mill Park. Parking at Irene Risk Centre. Ice has required us to get anew date.


Irene Rick Centre is north side of Finch at Islington Avenue.


The finish is at Dee Avenue, just south of Highway 401, west off of Weston Road.


The length of the race is approximately 11 kilometres.


The classes are as follows:

Open Canoe (C-2) Maximum length 17 ft.

Open Canoe (C-2 - Adult and
Child)The child must be under 16. Maximum length - 16 ft.

Open Canoe Singles (C-1)Maximum length of canoe - 16 ft.

Other Open Canoe Classes(Womens, Mixed, Masters
as numbers permit)

Kayaks Slalom/Recreational(Womens, Mens, Jr. Women & Jr. Men as numbers permit)

Kayaks - Wildwater/DownriverWomens, Mens, Jr. Men & Jr. Women as numbers permit)

There must be a minimum of three entries per class.


Registration is $15.00 per person.

Alternate Contact

Harold Van WinssenEd Winacott
22 Georgian CourtBox 136, R. R. #2
Belleville, OntarioPefferlaw, Ontario
K8N 5R3L0E 1N0
Ph. (613)966-2620
Cell 613-848-6209Ph. (705) 437-2425
Fax (613) 966-2866
email - hvw@tmlegal.caemail - barnmusic73@hotmail.com

Moira River April 17th 2016

1 PM

Registration is from 11 am to 12:30 at the start

Open Canoe; Single and tandem ( we will run additional classes if there is demand)
Recreational Kayaks; Men, women, junior men and women, cadet men and women
Wildwater Kayaks and Canoes: Men, women, junior and cadet, C-1 and C-2
A minimum of three boats for a class

Entries; $15 per person
Harold Van Winssen
22 Georgian Court
Belleville, Ont
K8N 5R3
Email; hvw@tmlegal.ca

Generally Grade 2 with some easy grade 3 in high water

The start is at the Chisholm Dam. Take Hwy #37 North form the #401 at Belleville or south from #7. In Roslin which is about 20 kilometers from the 401 and 30 k from #7 turn east on Shannonville Road and follow it about 2 km until it crosses the river at the start. The finish is at Latta on the west side just above the dam off Hwy #37