Frederic Remington/Rip Friot Memorial
Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival Canoe Race
2021 Date: Saturday, July 24th
The Frederic Remington/Rip Friot Memorial (Rem I) is a 10 mile downstream race on the Oswegatchie River from Heuvelton to Ogdensburg, NY. The course is flatwater, however there is one shallow water section by Eel Weir State Park and one short portage around the Eel Weir Dam at the six mile mark.  SLVP is proud to be a co-sponsor of this race in 2021 with the Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival.
Race Details
Registration and launch are at the Heuvelton Boat Launch off Lisbon St./Horseshoe Rd. in Heuvelton, NY. 
  • Registration: begins at 8 a.m.
Two buoys will mark both the start and finish lines.
Race Start Times
  • First line: 9:30 a.m.
  • Second line: 10:00 a.m. 
  • 12:30 p.m.
Registration Fee: $20, payable to Ogdensburg International Seaway Festival