Canoeing Ireland will be running a race that may be of interest to Venture Scouts, Rover Scouts and Scouters.
The inaugural Lake to Sea Race will take place on Saturday 05th May 2018. The race will start at Salmon Leap Canoe Club and finish at the Sean O’Casey Bridge, in Dublin City Centre. Race length approximately 23km.
This year sees the addition of a new race to the classic downriver series, taking place on the Liffey on Saturday 5th May.
Entries close 12.00pm (Midday) Friday 4th May.
Regrettably we are unable to accept entries on the day. Please help those without internet access to process their entries online to ensure they don’t miss out. Many thanks for your support & understanding.
Race Date: Saturday May 5th 2018
Start time: 10.00
Course: Salmon Leap Canoe Club to Sean O’Casey Bridge, Dublin City Centre
Distance: Approx 23km
Difficulty: Rough water course Grade 1 / Grade 2 rapids, includes 1 Portage, 9 Weirs
A complete race notice and guide with information on classes, logistics and race rules will be published in due course. Entry will be via the Canoeing Ireland database once opened.
To sign up for rescue, please fill in the google form indicating where you would be able to support the race – https://goo.gl/forms/GNPXmRQ4TGc4KWs83.
Timings for each rescue station are estimated on the google form.