Big East River X

And they're off! 2016 BERX

 

Big East River X

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Big East River X

The smile says it all.

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BERX - Family/Recreation
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BERX - Marathon

Big East River X: May 27, 2017

9k – Family/Recreation

The Big East River X Family/Recreation event is intended to be a social, friendly, and fun event for families, inexperienced paddlers, or those just wanting share a day on the water.

Big East River X: May 27, 2017

40k – Marathon

Our early summer classic, The Big East River X Marathon event may not be the longest event however it still is demanding and challenging. This 40km course follows flat-water rivers of the upper Muskoka River and Big East River with open water paddling on Lake Vernon.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

  • River Mill Park – Muskoka River – Lake Vernon – around island – return
  • Flat, deep water
  • Total Distance: 9km
  • Number of Portages: 0
  • Yellow Route in image above
  • River Mill Park in Huntsville, upstream, along the Muskoka River into Lake Vernon. From Lake Vernon, teams will paddle up the Big East River crossing under the Hwy 11 Bridge after which teams will return along the same route, completing the race at River Mill Park. Out and Back.
  • Flat water, deep, lake and river
  • Total Distance: 40km
  • Number of Portages: 0
  • Orange route in image above

RACE CATEGORIES

Family-Rec Race (9km)

  • C2 Rec (Tandem):
    • Adult: tandem male/female/co-ed (>18yrs)
    • Family: tandem 1 adult (>=18yrs) + 1 bantam (<=12 yrs)
    • Junior: tandem (13 to 17 yrs)
  • K1 Rec:
    • Adult: male/female (>18yrs)
    • Junior: 13 to 17 yrs
  • SUP Open
    • Adult: male/female (>18yrs)
    • Junior: 13-17 yrs

Age Limits: No individual 12 years of age or younger shall compete in the race unless accompanied by an individual 18 years of age or older. Competitors 17 years of age or younger require a signed waiver of liability completed by the parent or legal guardian.

Marathon Race (40km)

  • C2 Marathon/Pro: male/female/co-ed
  • C2 Stock: male/female/co-ed
  • C2 Rec: male/female/co-ed
  • C1 Marathon/Pro: male/female
  • C1 Stock: male/female
  • K1 High Performance: male/female
  • K1 Fast: male/female
  • K1 Touring: male/female
  • SUP Open: male/female

Age Limits:

No individual 12 years or younger shall participate in the event unless accompanied by an individual 18 years of age or older. Competitors 17 years of age or younger require a signed waiver from a parent or legal guardian. No competitor 12 years of age or younger shall compete in the solo categories.

DOCUMENTS

SCHEDULE

Event Start

Location:River Mill Park, Huntsville, Ontario
Event Date:Saturday, May 27, 2017
Event Start:Marathon Pre-Race Briefing: 0730hrs-0745hrs
Marathon Race: 0800hrs
Family/Rec Pre-Race Briefing: 0830hrs-0845hrs
Family/Rec Race: 0900hrs

REGISTRATION

Register Early and Save!

First 20
Paddlers

# 1-20

Paddlers
  • $45 per Paddler 40km
  • $35 per Paddler 9km

Canoe, Kayak, SUP

SOLD OUT

Next 20
Paddlers

# 21-40

Paddlers
  • $50 per Paddler 40km
  • $40 per Paddler 9km

Canoe, Kayak, SUP

SOLD OUT

Next 20
Paddlers

# 41-60

Paddlers
  •  $55 per Paddler 40km
  • $45 per Paddler 9km

Canoe, Kayak, SUP

SOLD OUT

Remaining
PaddlersCurrent Price

# 61+

Paddlers
  • $60 per Paddler 40km
  • $50 per Paddler 9km

Canoe, Kayak, SUP

CLOSED

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION ONLY
40km: $72+tax per person
9km: $62+tax per person

All prices in Canadian Dollars (CAD). HST not included.

Participating OMCKRA members will receive $8 cash back when they show their membership at check-in.

RESULTS

2017 Results

Click here for results
2017 BERX Results

2014 Results

See the race results on Webscorer
2014 BERX Results

2015 Results

See the race results on Webscorer
2015 BERX Results