Published on September 1st, 2023 | by Paddleworld

2023 Great Falls Race

Check out this recap video from the Great Falls Race 2023 created by Eddyline Creations! The event was held on the 12/13 August in Potomac, Maryland.
Racers took part in the;
Classic Race – Downriver race. Also known as the “Longboat Race”, but racers may select any boat length.
Slalom – The local kayaking community has long blended slalom moves in Class V whitewater. The slalom course will be 2-5 gates, buoys, mandatory channels, and rock touches.
Short – Downriver race in boats up to 9.5 feet in length. A section of the Falls will be chosen for the race based on our Water Levels Chart and common consensus.

« The 2023 Great Falls Race Presented by The Great Falls Foundation. Enjoy a look back at all the volunteers, sponsors, racers, and events that took place during the race weekend!

In Memory of Shannon Christy and Sarah Ruhlen

Thanks to the Sponsors: Dagger kayaks, Pit Viper, Pyranha Kayaks, Immersion Research, Liquidlogic Kayaks, Kate’s Real Food, Bethesda Bagels, Flower Child, and Werner Paddles.

Filmed by Matt Wallin, Eric Friedenson, and Anthony Brown

Edited by Matt Wallin (@Eddylinecreations) »

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