2018 Duel in the Desert Celebrates 20 Years

Welcome to Penticton Racing Canoe Club’s 20th Annual Duel in the Desert, May 12 & 13, 2018.

Held on Skaha Lake this race features a 15-18 km. OC-6 race on Saturday followed by a catered meal and beer garden in the park to celebrate 20 years!  Sunday is small boat racing over an approximate 11 km. course.

SATURDAY, MAY 12

8:00 am:  Registration OPEN
8:30 am:  Novice and Junior Race Meeting
9:00 am: Novice & Junior short course Race Start
10:00 am:  Womens/ Mixed (Masters ) Race Course Meeting
10:30 am: Womens/ Mixed (Masters) Race Start (approx)
12:00 pm:  Mens/ Mixed (Open) Race Course Meeting
12:30 pm: Mens/ Mixed (Open) OC-6 Race Start (approx)
2:30 pm: Lunch, Beer Garden & Awards at Skaha Beach Park (extra meal tix $20 – only available with advance notice)

SUNDAY, MAY 13                                                 

8:30 am:  Registration OPEN
9:30 am:  Race Course Meeting.  PLEASE NOTE: MASS START FOR ALL CATEGORIES
10:00 am: 
 Mens/Womens/Mixed Race Start (approx)
11:30 am:  Awards

COST

Big boat races on Saturday: $180/crew; Juniors $90/crew
Fee includes race awards and lunch.  Please inform us of any dietary requirments.  Extra meals $20 are available only with advance notice.
Small boat races on Sunday: $15/person; Juniors $10/person
Registration Forms below, but please email info@pentictonoutrigger.com with your intent to race.  Let us know:

  1. Which club you are from
  2. How many crews you are bringing and whether you are men, women or mixed
  3. The age division of the crews
  4. If you have a canoe to lend/rent to other crews
  5. If any of your crew has special dietary requirements and if you will need extra meal tickets.

 

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