Lake Memphremagog Kayak Race Set for July 6

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The Great American Northeast Kingdom Flatwater Kayak Championship & Festival on Vermont’s Lake Memphremagog, is scheduled for July 6, 2012.

The 10-mile flatwater race and “expedition” starts at Prouty Beach in Newport, Vermont, before heading out of the bay to the Canadian Border, around Black, Cove, and Belle Islands and back to Prouty Beach.

Divisions include:

  1. All In: any size or shape
  2. 12’ standard kayaks
  3. Sailing Kayaks (any size or shape)
  4. Expedition (non-race)

The event starts at 1:00 p.m. on Friday afternoon at Prouty Beach (See map below).

The event is held in conjunction with Kingdom Aquafest a weeklong celebration of summer in the heart of the Northeast Kingdom and Kingdom Swim the following day.

Registration is $35.

Contact and information:

Kingdom Kayak

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