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Check back soon for information on this years Kayak & SUP race.  Below is information on last years event.


3rd Annual
 Yankee Homecoming
 Kayak & Paddle Board River Race
 July 28, 2018

Registration Time: 10:00 am Race Time 11:30


   Sponsored By:Carriage Town Kitchens Logo large

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To register and find full rules and regulations click on the Race Wire link below!

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Join us for the third Annual Kayak and SUP River Race.   Participants will launch at Cashman Park boat ramp off Merrimac Street. The participants will paddle up river past Ram Island, Carr Island, and around Deer Island then back to Cashman Park and the finish line total of 4.6 miles

Race Rules:

  • All craft must be solely propelled by paddles
  • All craft must have forward & aft buoyancy to maintain a neutral level if capsized
  • All paddlers must be able to swim
  • All participants must wear a USCG approved personal flotation device (PFD) with whistle at all times
  • Use of alcohol at this event is prohibited

Yankee Homecoming reserves the right, at any time, to:  Refuse to register any individual or boat; expel or disqualify any individual or boat for lack of required equipment, unsafe operation, and disregard for event rules or unsportsmanlike behavior.

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Need to rent a Kayak or Paddleboard contact Newbury Kayak and Canoe 978-465-0312  or Plum Island Kayak 978-462-5510



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