Raft Race – Whitewater Paddlers

The Whitewater Paddlers division of the Raft Race offers the chance for expert paddlers and experienced rafters to test their squishy boat skills. Teams of three or four compete in a head-to-head format down the class III and IV rapids of the Competition Channel. The fastest teams will advance until a winner is crowned. Guides will not be provided in this category. For all whitewater races, participants must have prior experience on similar whitewater in the same discipline. Competitors must bring their own whitewater specific PFD and helmet. Paddles and rafts will be provided. Participants must be at least 16 years old.

Friday, Oct 1 – 4:00pm

Meet at the River Center. Race will start on the Competition Channel. During Tuck Fest packet pick-up, please let staff know that you will be participating in the raft races. This race is capped at 32 people.

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Raft Race – Guided

The Guided division of the Raft Race is for those looking to appease their competitive spirit but don’t have whitewater rafting experience. Like the Whitewater Paddlers division, teams of three or four will face off head-to-head down the Competition Channel. The fastest boats will advance until a winner is crowned. Guides will be provided in this category, no prior rafting experience necessary. Paddles, PFD’s, helmets and rafts will be provided. Participants must be at least 16 years old.

Friday, Oct 1 – 4:00pm

Meet at the River Center. Race will start on the Competition Channel. During Tuck Fest packet pick-up, please let staff know that you will be participating in the raft races. This race is capped at 32 people.

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