Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 @ 12:00 PM

Red Moshannon Downriver Race

Grassflat, PA 7.5 Mile Solo, 7.5 Mile Team

This Event Took Place Sat. Mar 28, 2020

Announcements:

1. No day-of-event race entries.
2. All racers must register by March 12th
3. There will be an awards banquet immediately following the race at Saint Severin social hall in Drifting, PA. A hot meal will be available for purchase.
4. SUP racers are to paddle in a standing position. Kneeling while paddling your SUP will result in disqualification.

About the event

Held on a remote 7.5-mile section of Moshannon Creek between Peale Bridge near the town of Grassflat, PA and the Route 53 Bridge near the town of Moshannon, PA. At moderate levels this section of creek is rated Class II+ on the International Scale of Difficulty. High water significantly increases the difficulty. Extra flotation in boats is highly recommended. Most years there are numerous swims and bent boats!! Cold water paddling clothing is recommended. The stream & air temperatures are usually very cold.

Time & Location
Race Day: Saturday, March 26, 2022
Schedule of events on race morning:
Please set your shuttle prior to registration in the morning
9AM to 11AM Racer check-in and bib pickup at starting line
11:30 AM - Racer Meeting at the start line
Noon - Race Starts

Start Location:
40.993389, -78.081111

Finish Location:
41.036778, -78.057778

Awards Banquet Location:
41.028857, -78.107834

Rules

Life jackets must be worn throughout the race-no automatically or manually inflating life jackets
Decked boaters (kayaks & decked canoes) & SUP boarders must wear helmets, helmets not required but recommended for open canoes
Decking for open canoes limited to 36” bow & stern
Canoes must be propelled with single blade paddles, operating auto floor bailers not allowed, Operating rudders or skegs not allowed.
Extra floatation placed in canoes/kayaks is highly recommended.
Minimum age of solo kayak or canoe paddler is 16 years of age unless participating in the Youth class or OC2 Over/Under class. All Youth participancts must be accompanied by an adult on the racecourse. If a parent/guardian is accompanying a Youth solo racer the guardian does not need to pay a race entry fee.
SUP racers are to paddle in a standing position. Kneeling while paddling your SUP will result in disqualification. Race official’s word is final.

Solo Race Classes page-1

OPEN & INFLATIBLE CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: ANY
*Gender: ANY
*Boat Length: ANY
*Boat Material: ANY
*Notes: Craft not suited for other categories (Race officials decision is final)

SUP MEN CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Any
*Notes: Stand Up Paddle Board (kneeling while paddling prohibited)

SUP WOMEN CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Any
*Notes: Stand Up Paddle Board (kneeling while paddling prohibited)

K1 MEN RECREATIONAL LONG CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Greater than 14ft
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 MEN RECREATIONAL MEDIUM CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: 11ft to 14ft
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 MEN RECREATIONAL SHORT CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Less than 11ft
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 MEN WHITEWATER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 MEN WHITEWATER MASTER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: Master Age 40+

K1 MEN WHITEWATER COMPOSITE CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Composite (Kevlar, Fiberglass, etc)
*Notes: none

K1 WOMEN RECREATIONAL LONG CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Greater than 14ft
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 WOMEN RECREATIONAL MEDIUM CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: 11ft to 14ft
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 WOMEN RECREATIONAL SHORT CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Less than 11ft
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 WOMEN WHITEWATER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: none

K1 WOMEN WHITEWATER MASTER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: Master Age 40+

K1 WOMEN WHITEWATER COMPOSITE CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Composite (Kevlar, Fiberglass, etc)
*Notes: none

K1 UNLIMITED CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Any
*Notes: No Wildwater Race Designs, No Plastic Wavehoppers; Race official may place you in another race class if the boat choice is better suited for that event.

K1 WILDWATER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Max Lenght 14'9"
*Boat Material: Any
*Notes: Wildwater race designs & plastic Wavehoppers will race in this class

Solo Race Classes page-2

OC1 MEN LONG CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: 13ft or greater
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC1 MEN MEDIUM CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: greater than 11ft and less than 13ft
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC1 MEN SHORT CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Male
*Boat Length: Up to 11ft
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC1 WOMEN LONG CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: 13ft or greater
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC1 WOMEN MEDIUM CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: greater than 11ft and less than 13ft
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC1 WOMEN SHORT CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Up to 11ft
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC1 MASTER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: Master Age 40+

OC1 UNLIMITED CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Any
*Notes: none

YOUTH PLASTIC CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Plastic
*Notes: Age Less than 15, Accompanied by an adult on the race course

YOUTH COMPOSITE CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 1
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Composite (Kevlar, Fiberglass, etc.)
*Notes: Age Less than 15, Accompanied by an adult on the race course

Team Race Classes

OPEN & INFLATIBLE CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: ANY
*Gender: ANY
*Boat Length: ANY
*Boat Material: ANY
*Notes: Craft not suited for other categories (Race officials decision is final)

K2 UNLIMITED CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: ANY
*Boat Length: ANY
*Boat Material: ANY
*Notes: Two Person Kayak

OC2 CENTURY CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: ANY
*Boat Length: ANY
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: Combined Age at least 100

OC2 COMPOSITE RECREATIONAL CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: ANY
*Boat Length: ANY
*Boat Material: Composite (kevlar, fiberglass etc.)
*Notes: e.g. Wenonah Sundowner Composite

OC2 LONG CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: ANY
*Boat Length: Greater than 16'6"
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC2 SHORT CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Up to 16'6"
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

OC2 MIXED CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: Mixed
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: 1 Male & 1 Female Paddler

OC2 OVER & UNDER CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: Age over 30 & under 16

OC2 UNLIMITED CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: Any
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Any
*Notes: none

OC2 WOMEN CLASS
*Number of Paddlers: 2
*Gender: Female
*Boat Length: Any
*Boat Material: Royalex/Aluminum/Plastic
*Notes: none

Past Race Results

2021 Overall Results
2021 Results By Race Class

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