14 February 2015

Boom to the City - powered by Guinness, Sat 21

Written by BCAnoe!

Boom to the City Canoe Challenge - powered by GUINNESS" is set for Sat. Feb. 21, 2015. The race is MEMBERS ONLY and will start at 9am at Henderson's Bank in Burrell Boom and will end at the Riverside Tavern in Belize City with the first canoes arriving just after 11:30am.

Registration is $100 per team. The registration form is available by clicking here. Registration can be done before the race starting at 8am. The first 75 paddlers that register will get a complimentary t-shirt, all paddlers will get a complimentary lunch. Food and drinks will also be on sale at the Tavern. First place teams in all categories will receive a trophy, medals and a cash prize, second and third place teams will receive medals and a cash prize also. Station Prize: Two locations, The first will be at the Boom Bridge and the second will be at the New Chetumal Street Bridge. The prize is for the first canoe of each category that passes under the bridge.

Please note that the approach to the bridge the area around the bridge is under construction and heavy machines are working in the area. Those going there the view the race please try to find adequate parking away from the construction area so that we do not interfere or disrupt their work.

Guinness will also have some gift bags with promotional items for give-a-ways!

The Race will be broadcast live on LoveFM. Tell your family and friends to tuned in!



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Canoe Registration

The Coast Guard will be assisting BCAnoe with canoe registration and life jackets / PFD inspection. This is to ensure that your life jackets and / or PFDs are serviceable. This will be done at the time of registration of your canoe. Only inspected life jackets and/or PFD that have been tagged will be able to be worn during our events.


Articles and Race Rules

At the Members Meeting held on November 24, 2012. Those present decided to accepted the Articles of Association and the 2013 Race Rules as was presented!.  Both are available on the site.