Come browse downtown Roscommon while brunching the last Saturday of the month starting in May and ending with Fireman's Memorial weekend!!
Pop in and out of shops for various deals and specials. Participating businesses will provide brunch style snacks and drinks while you browse! Enjoy live music on the corner while visiting the Village.
Two Expert 1 heats. Second heat will start six minutes after the first. Regardless of heat, it’s all the same race. Expert 2 will begin shortly after second Expert 1 heat. A new seawall has been installed at Wallace Park (put-in), so make sure to check it out and be careful, as always.
Expert 1 Race
One paddler will run to the river where partner and canoe are waiting Paddle to Deerhart Valley Road Clockwise turn around buoy Paddle to town
Expert 2 Race
One paddler will run to the river where partner and canoe is waiting Paddle to just below Steckert Bridge Clockwise turn around buoy Paddle to town
Race time is typically 1:20 to 1:50 hours
Prize List: $1500 paying to 25th place
Lunch donated by the Grayling Moose Lodge will be served at 1:00 p.m.
Awards following lunch
Registration begins at Wallace Park at 8:00 a.m. with the race starting at 10:00 a.m.
Your starting position is determined by the order in which you’ve registered. • There will be a fifteen second interval between each racer. • Race to just below Steckert Bridge, make a clockwise turn, then paddle back to town• Awards to follow at conclusion of races
The Ausable River Center is Open and admission is free. There is lots of historical canoe/river things to see.
Verlen Kruger display.
THOU SHALT NOT PARK IN THINE CHURCH PARKING LOT!!
Paddle Brave Livery (on the South Branch) is open for camping race weekend. http://www.paddlebrave.com/ Phone: (989) 275-5273 Toll-Free: 1-800-681-7092
Coffee and baked goods will be provided during registration each day.
MCRA rules apply – each C-1 race you participate in enters you in a chance to receive a paddle, or other swag from our generous sponsors!
Directions to race start:
From South: I-75 North, Exit 239, Right onto M-18/E Michigan Hwy 3 miles-Park is located on the left – just past the Catholic Church
From North: I-75 South, Exit 244, Left onto W. Federal Hwy/CR 200 3.8 miles, Turn left at light onto Lake Street.2 miles- Park is located on left – just past the Catholic Church
For more information, contact: Bill Torongo firstname.lastname@example.org (e-mail preferred) or 989.275.4035