Winter Series #2 Race

Sanctioned by PNWORCA

Winter Series #2-2019 Registration Packet

Columbia River Outrigger Canoe Club (CROCC) is proud to present the 2019 Winter Series # 2 as part of the 2019 PNW-ORCA Winter Race Series. We hope you will join us at M. James Gleason Boat Ramp located at 4324 NE Marine Drive, Portland, Oregon on Saturday, January 19, 2019.

The race course is approximately 7.75** miles and is open to all divisions.  **All course lengths are subject to change due to conditions.

Open to Mixed, Women, and Men with Novice, Open, Masters, Senior Masters, and Kupuna Divisions.

We will be providing a beach fire, hot food and awards after the Race.

Race Entry Fees: Adult paddler $25.00 (Includes $3.25 PRM Event Insurance Fee)

Schedule:
 9:00 – 10:00 – Open registration
10:00 – 10:30 – Steers person/ Individual Paddler meeting
11:00 – Race Start

Registration:
Download Race Packet here.
Please e-mail completed forms to cristrimble@comcast.net or snail mail to:
Cris Trimble
CROCC Winter Series #2 Registration
6810 NE 53rd Ave. Vancouver, WA  98661

Participating paddlers who choose NOT to pre-register are encouraged to contact CROCC at cristrimble@comcast.net to let us know how many canoes to expect for the race.

Helpful Information:

  • Safety boats will be on the course to offer assistance, but are not responsible for paddlers or equipment. PNW-ORCA Race rules apply pnworca.org/racing/official-rules/
  • The race director reserves the right to combine or eliminate categories that do not have enough competitors.
  • The Columbia River is a popular recreational boating area and motor boat traffic may be heavy at times. There is also commercial shipping traffic that has the right of way. There are wing dams off shore and strong currents.
  • The race director reserves the right to change the course due to conditions (e.g. weather, boating traffic, water conditions) that may pose a threat to participants.

Directions:

From Points North:

  • Follow I-5 S to OR-99E S/NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd in Portland. Take exit 307 from I-5 S
  • Drive to N Marine Way
  • Keep right at the fork, follow signs for I-5/Marine Dr E
  • Turn right onto N Union Ct
  • Continue onto N Marine Way

From Points South:

  • Take exit 307 from I-5 N toward Marine Drive E
  • Keep right at the fork, follow signs for I-5/Marine Dr E
  • Turn right onto N Union Ct
  • Continue onto N Marine Way

Parking: Fees are $5.00 per day Visa or MasterCard only, No Cash.

For more information contact us at cristrimble@comcast.net.