• 300 West Broadway, Scottville, Michigan, 49454
  • (231) 757-3713
  • info@mccedfoundation.org

Scottville to Ludington: 12 Mile Paddle<br /> Triathlon: 12 Mile Bike, 4.7 Mile Run, 4.7 Mile Paddle<br /> Custer to Scottville: 4.7 Mile Paddle

Entry fee: $25.00 per participant prior to July 12th.

Register:

Lunch: Registered Racers will receive a complimentary lunch. Additional lunches will be available to purchase.


Registration Printable PDF 

Must be turned into Paddle Sports Factory Outlet in Scottville before July 12th. Checks may be made out to the MCC Educational Foundation.

 

 

Event Schedule

7:00 am: Check-in for the Scottville to Ludington Race
7:30 am – 8:00 am: Scottville to Ludington Race begins (flights)
7:30 am – 8:30 am: Check-in for the Triathlon
8:30 am: Triathlon Race begins with group bike ride
9:30 am – 10:30 am: Check-in for Custer to Scottville Race
10:30 am – 11:00 am: Custer to Scottville Race starts (flights)
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Awards for ALL races

Location: The races will take place on the beautiful Pere Marquette River starting at the Scottville Riverside Park.

Check-In: All racers check-in at the Scottville Riverside Park on July 13th.

Race Details:

Must be 18 years of age or older.

Absolutely NO ALCOHOL BEVERAGES during the race.

NO REFUNDS, event held rain or shine.

Participants may also register at Paddle Sports located in Scottville. Checks need to be written to MCC Ed Foundation.

Racers are responsible for their own PFD, paddle, vessel, and bicycle.

If you do not finish the race, you must notify a race official.

Participants MUST show a USCG approved PFD’s at the start of the race. NO Cushions to be used as PFD’s.

Canoes must be propelled with a single blade paddle. Kayaks with a double-bladed paddle. Bent shafts are permitted.

Kayaks will be limited to 14 feet.

Awards Ceremony at approximately 1:00 pm at the Scottville River Park.

Failure to abide by the above rules will result in disqualification.

Race #1 Scottville to Ludington

12 river miles by canoe or kayak.

 

Vessels: Single or tandem canoe, single or double kayak.
Check-In: Starts at 7:00 am.

Participants are responsible for getting their vessels to the starting area and there will be a shuttle of vessels from Ludington back to the Scottville Riverside Park.

Race Start: Flights of 3-5 participants, with the first flight leaving at 7:30 am. Last group needs to leave by 8:00 am. The river course to Ludington will be marked and there will be a checkpoint approximately ½ way to Ludington.

Divisions: Age/Gender/Vessel (Singles: Male, Female 18 to 25 & 26 and over; Double/Tandem. .Male, Female, Co-Ed Divisions combined ages: 36 to 50, & 51 and over) The top three finishers in each Division will receive awards.

Race #2 Triathlon

12 mike bike, 4.7 mile run, and 4.7 mile paddle.

 

Vessels: Single canoe or kayak.

Check-In: Starts at 7:30 am.

Participants are responsible for getting their vessels to the Custer Road Bridge Launch Area There will a security person on site to watch over your gear/vessel. Your gear left there will be transported to the Scottville Riverside Park. Tagged and identified for you. The Triathlon racers will start the bike ride as a group at 8:30 am.

Race Start: Start with approximately a 12 mile bike ride starting at the Scottville Riverside Park. South on Scottville Road to Chauvez Road, East to Custer Road, then north to Wilson Road, West to Scottville Road and North to Scottville Riverside Park. Once back at the Park you will change to run approximately 4.7 miles to the Custer Boat Launch Area. Route: South on Scottville Road to Conrad Road, East to Custer Road, north to Launch site. Your bike and gear will be in a secure area monitored by a security person until you come back for your items. When you reach the Custer Bridge Launch Area your canoe or kayak will be waiting for you to race to Scottville Riverside Park. Participants must get their vessel to the Custer Bridge area themselves.

Divisions: Age/Gender/Vessel (Singles: Male, Female 18 to 25 & 26 and over) The top three finishers in each Division will receive awards.

Race #3 Custer to Scottville

4.7 river miles by canoe or kayak.

 

Vessels: Single or tandem canoe, single or double kayak.

Check-In: Starts at 9:30 am.

Race Start: Flights of 3-5 participants, with the first flight leaving at 10:30 a.m. Last group needs to leave by 11:00 a.m.

Divisions: Age/Gender/Vessel (Singles Male and Female will be 18 – 25, 26 – 32, 33 – 39, 40 – 49, 50+; Double/Tandem Male, Female, Co-Ed Divisions combined ages 36-50, 51-64, 65-78, 79-99, 100+). The top three finishers in each Division will receive awards.