Lake Natoma Forecast









Races and Events


Bob Hanna Classic, January 11th, 2014

Host: River City Paddlers
Location: Lake Natoma, Nimbus Flat
Time: 9:00 AM Registration, 10:00 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $20.00
Course Description: 8 mile long course out to Folsom Bridge and return. 5 mile short course out to Hat Island and return.
Details: Refer to PaddleGuru and the RCP Yahoo Group site for further information.

This is an RCP sanctioned race.
All entrants must pre-register
at the PaddleGuru web site.


Valentine's Race, February 1st, 2014

Host: River City Paddlers
Location: Lake Natoma, Nimbus Flat
Time: 9:00 AM Registration, 10:00 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $20.00
Course Description: 8 mile long course out to Folsom Bridge and return. 5 mile short course out to Hat Island and return.
Details: Refer to PaddleGuru and the RCP Yahoo Group site for further information.

This is an RCP sanctioned race.
All entrants must pre-register
at the PaddleGuru web site.


Saint Patrick's Scramble, March 16th, 2014

Host: Hui O Hawaii
Location: Lake Natoma, Nimbus Flat
Time: 8:00 AM Registration, 10:00 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $25 if pre-registered at the PaddleGuru web site, or $35 if registering on race day.
Course Description: 8 mile long course out to Folsom Bridge and return. 5 mile short course out to Hat Island and return.
Details: Feast on Irish Beef Stew after the race if you are still able to lift a serving spoon. Refer to the Hui O Hawaii site for outrigger canoe club information.


Yo Yo Race, April 12th, 2014

Host: River City Paddlers
Location: Lower American River, Camp Pollock
Time: 9:00 AM Registration, 10:00 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $20.00
Course Description: Up and Down River course TBD.
Details: Refer to PaddleGuru and the RCP Yahoo Group site for further information.

This is an RCP sanctioned race.
All entrants must pre-register
at the PaddleGuru web site.


Folsom Lake Race*

*(Cancelled in 2014 due to the Eppies Memorial Paddle)

Host: River City Paddlers
Location: Folsom Lake, Granite Bay Access
Time: 8:00 AM Registration, 9:00 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $20.00
Course Description: Long and short course to be determined.
Details: Refer to PaddleGuru and the RCP Yahoo Group site for further information.

This is an RCP sanctioned race.
All entrants must pre-register
at the PaddleGuru web site.


Nimbus Classic, ---, 2014

Host: Current Adventures
Location: Lake Natoma, Nimbus Flat at the Cottonwood Tree
Time: 9:00-9:30 AM Registration, 10:00 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $20.00 ($15 Pre-Registration)
Course Description: 2.5k, 5k, 10k Lap Race
Details: Refer to the Current Adventures site for race specifics.


River City Marathon, June 29th, 2014

Host: Current Adventures
Location: Lower American River at the Sailor Bar Access
Time: 8:30-9:15 AM Registration, Race Starts: 9:45 AM SUP's and 10:00 AM Canoes/Kayaks
Race Fee: $20.00 ($15 Pre-Registration)
Course Description: 18+ mile long course to Camp Pollock. 8 mile short course to River Bend Park. Note: Race location may change due to low river conditions.
Details: Refer to the Current Adventures site for race specifics.


Eppie G. Johnson Memorial Pre-Race, July 13th, 2014

Host: Current Adventures
Location: Lower American River at the Sunrise Access
Time: 8:30 AM Registration, 9:30 AM Race Start
Race Fee: $20.00
Course Description: 6 mile long course to River Bend Park.
Details: Refer to the Current Adventures site for race specifics and optional kayak rental. Current Adventures also hosts a pre-race clinic on July 12th.


Eppie's Great Race, July 19th, 2014

Host: Eppies Great Race
Location: Along the Lower American River
Time: See Link Below
Race Fee: See Link Below
Course Description: Run/Bike/Paddle Triathlon
Details: Refer to the Eppie's Great Race site for race specifics.


Autumn Classic, October 4th, 2014

Host: River City Paddlers
Location: Lake Natoma, Nimbus Flat
Time:
50k - [6:30 Registration, 6:50 Meeting, 7:00 AM Start.]
5 & 10 miles - [9:00 Registration, 9:50 Meeting, 10:00 AM Start.]
Race Fee: $20.00 Race + $2.00 Registration Fee (see below)
Course Description: 5 mile, 10 mile, 50k (32 miles) distances. Lap format for the long course.
Details: Refer to PaddleGuru and the RCP Yahoo Group site for further information.

This is an RCP sanctioned race.
All entrants must pre-register
at the PaddleGuru web site.