Events And Races


Race Starts: Times on this page are only an estimate. In the Schedule of Events for the marathon races, the start time each day for the first race in the sequence of events is 9:00 am. The remaining events will follow about every 10 minutes. The number of race entries may require some classes to be split into separate heats. Specific heats will be announced and posted. The USCA race starter is in control.

Full schedule can also be found in PDF form here

Registration/Check InOnsite registration and pre registrant check-in. May register for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday races10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Rowers vs PaddlersQualifyingAll Day
National Anthem and MeetingMandatory for days racers1:30 PM
Youth SprintsSee age groups2:00 PM
Youth MarathonSee age groups2:00 PM
Adault/Youth SprintsSee age groups2:00 PM
Paddlers with Physical Disabilities Sprint ChampionshipsSee paddler information section for eligibility information2:00 PM
Day One AwardsAwards ceremony for the days races5:00 PM
Paddle For The PantryCharity even for food pantries in Syracuse area. Registration 4:00 PM-5:50 PM6:00 PM

Age Groups

Adult Age GroupsYouth/Junior Age Groups as of 1/1/2018
18-39 Men/Women (open) Youth 5-7 years of age
40-49 MasterYouth 8-10 years of age
50-59 SeniorYouth 11-12 years of age
60-64 Veteran 1Youth 13-14 years of age
65-69 Veteran 2Junior 15-17 years of age
70-74 Grand Veteran 1Adult/Youth - Adult must be 18 or older on race day; Youth must be 5 to 14 years of age
75-79 Grand Veteran 2Adult/Junior - Adult must be 18 or older on race day. Junior (15-17) must be 15-17 years of age
80+ Grand Master Veteran