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Race the Red Canoe & Kayak Race

Kayakers and Canoers wanted! All skill levels welcome.

Choose your distance, 1.5, 3.5, or 6 miles. Participants will paddle up river to a designated turnaround point, grab a prize, and return down river to the finish.

All races begin and end at the south boat ramp at Dike East (100 2nd Street South in Fargo). The first half of each race is upstream. There are awards for 1st place in each category for each distance.

Entry fee is $15/person if pre-registered. Entry fee goes up $10 if registration not received by 5:00 p.m. on June 6th. Canoe/kayak rental available for $15 (limited number available).

Family and friends can bike/run along the entire course on the Fargo Park District’s trail system, to watch their paddlers.

Registration: Go to: https://www.riverkeepers.org/projects-activities/race-the-red/ to find the brochure and/or online registration through Eventbrite.

2019 Brochure: https://www.riverkeepers.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2019-02-21-Race-The-Red-Brochure.pdf