55th Canton Canoe Weekend 2016

May 7th & 8th 

 

Entry forms & Waivers PHOTOS

Watch a video recap and review of the Canton Canoe Weekend Race by Kevin Olson

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AY4iuryHjSg

This is one of the premier canoe race weekends in New York State. 

 

This weekend there are events appropriate for the local recreational racer and teams of recreational paddlers in the relay.

And, there is top-level international level competition in solo and tandem racing canoes and kayaks. The 12 and 14- mile courses are among the most challenging on the marathon race circuit.

All races are on the Grasse River, with the start and finish at Taylor Park, Canton NY.

Amenities 

There is a children’s playground on site, race T-shirts, concession, ample parking, overnight camping, awards

Canton Results

Click on a year to see those results.
 

1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2007 2008 2004 2005 2006 2009 2010 2011 2012 2014 Rec 2014 Pro & Marathon 2013 Rec 2013 Pro & Marathon 2016 Pro & Marathon 2015 Pro & Marathon 2015 Rushton Rec. 2016 Sun. Pro & Marathon 2016 Saturday Rushton 2016 Saturday Tour
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Supporting healthy, family friendly activities for everyone
 

Saturday May 7

TWO EVENTS
(1)Modern Rushton

(2) C-1 & K-1 Pro & Amateur Marathon

(1)
Saturday ~ 9:30
Modern RushtonRace

    1, 3, 5 & 8 miles​

Registration: pre-register or on-site by 9:15

Start time: 9:30 


Rushton Recreational Races (5 miles)
  Solo canoe - M & W; Solo kayak - M & W

  Tandem canoe - M, W, Mx, Ad/Y, Jr, Ad/Jr  

  Unlimited canoe - M, W, Mx
SUP (Stand Up Paddleboards) - M, W (1 & 3 miles)

Antique Canoe Race (3 miles)
Youth Races (1 mile)

War Canoe & Voyager (5 miles)
C-4 Race (8 miles)
(NYMCRA Points Race)
College Student C-4 (8 miles)

SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) (1 & 3 miles)

Awards @ 11:30

   1st,2nd,3rd

   Race t-shirts to all

  

Kelly Farms

Got Milk

Howe Reale Inc.
(2)
Saturday ~ 12:30
C-1 Pro Race- 14 miles 

 

C-1 & K-1 
Amateur Marathon- 12 miles

 

$4800 Pro Purse Start Procedures and Rules

Registration: pre-register or on-site by 12:00

Start time: 12:30



C-1 Pro Championships (14 miles) 

    Open, Woman, Veteran

     AWA Watershed C-1Pro Championship

     Pro sprint loop DISCONTINUED


C-1 & K-1 Amateur Marathon (12 miles)

     NYMCRA Points Race

     AWA Watershed C-1 Amateur Championship & 

          C-1 Stock Race 1 of 3
 

Awards @ 3:00

   1st,2nd,3rd

   Pro Purse

   Race t-shirts to all   

Sergi's
Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria

Access Care

Home Physical Therapy & Nursing

PICKENS HALL
Course Map

A.J.'s Septic

On the spot when you need it

Green Furniture

Sunday May 8

TWO EVENTS
 

(1) C-2  Pro & Amateur Marathon

(2)Rushton Team Relay

 

Joanne Kennedy Photography

 

Your Bed & Breakfast

10 minutes from start line
 315-379-9757

NYMCRA
(2)
Sunday ~ 1:30



 Rushton Relay & College Relay Challenge

    2 miles

Tandem Canoe: teams

Registration: pre-register or on-site by 1:00

Start time: 1:30 


Relay Teams: 4-6 paddlers take turns on the 1, 2/3 & 1/3 mile legs of the relay. Separate classes for men, women, mixed, family and high school teams


College Relay Challenge: teams must be co-ed & have 6 student  paddlers

Recreational canoes only
Awards @ 2:00

  1st,2nd,3rd

  Race t-shirts to all

  Drawing prizes

(1)
Sunday ~ 9:30

 

C-2 Pro & Pro Mx - 14 miles

C-2 Amateur Marathon- 12 miles

 

 

C-2 Purse Start Procedures and Rules

Registration: pre-register or on-site by 9:00

Start time: 9:30


C-2 Pro & C-2 ProMx & C-2 ProW (14 miles)

  
C-2 Amateur Marathon (12 miles)

    NYMCRA Points Race

     AWA Watershed C-2 Stock M, W, Mx race #1
 

K-1 -  special 6-mile K-1 race 


Awards @ 12:15

Pro Purse Open and Mixed

Taylor Park, Canton NY

Taylor Park, Canton NY

Taylor Park