“The water level should be fine, and the race is on,” according to Joe Royer, sponsor and organizer of this year's 27th Annual Outdoors Inc. Canoe and Kayak Race.
Voted the "Best Race in America," the event is set for Sat. May 3 at 10 a.m.
If you’re a paddler, click here to sign-up.
For the rest of us, head down for a view and a celebration at the finish line. Put-in is at the far end of Mud Island, and the finish line and celebration are in Jefferson Davis Park. Here’s a map, additional information, and even how to rent a boat.
To read about last year’s event,click here.