2012 Rochester, MA, Canoe Race This Monday

A festive crowd gathers at the finish line at last year's race. Photo/New England Boating

The 2012 annual Rochester Memorial Day Canoe Race will take place this Monday (Memorial Day) in the towns of Rochester and Mattapoisett, Massachusetts. The race begins at 8:00 a.m. at Grandma Hartley’s Pond in Rochester and continues for 11 miles along the meandering Mattapoisett River before ending at the Herring Weir at the junction of Route 6 in Mattapoisett, where crowds gather for the post-race celebration.

See last year’s race results here:

Rochester Memorial Day Canoe Race Results

Related Video: 2010 Race

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