Detroit Yacht Club Kayak, Paddleboard & Flying Scots

Detroit Yacht Club Kayak, Paddleboard & Flying Scots

Detroit Yacht Club, 1 Riverbank Drive, Detroit, MI, 48207
Event Dates
Friday, May 18, 2018 | 06:00pmAdd to Calendar 2018-05-18 18:00:00 2018-11-01 00:00:00 Title Description Location Regatta Michigan UTC public

About this event

Event Overview:  Kayakers, Paddleboarders, and Flying Scots compete on and off the water in the Detroit River and on Lake St. Clair.  Racing starts at the Detroit Yacht Club, with unique racecourses for each skill level and racing group.   **Please note - kayaks and paddleboards will be available to rent from Riverside Kayaks.  Click here for rental information - reservations must be made in advance. 

***Kayak Notice of Race and Instructions*** 

***Flying Scott & Paddleboard Race Instructions***

Where:  Detroit Yacht Club (1 Riverbank Dr, Detroit, MI 48207)

When:  Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7pm (registration and check-in begins at 6pm)

Who: Kayakers and paddleboarders of all skill levels are welcome to participate!  Each competition will be divided by class/skill level – all are unstoppable fun!  Make sure to join us for a party after the race at the Bitter End (in the lower level of DYC), with refreshments and Detroit City Distillery specialty cocktails available for purchase!

 You can support our cause by:

  • Making a donation to a participant, a team, or this event. To search for a participant or team, click here.
  • Participating in the event – you don’t have to be an on-water sports participant to raise funds or attend the social functions that are part of the Leukemia Cup Regatta series!
    • Come out to the Friday night party at the Bitter End - we're excited to have you!
  • Spread the word!  Click here for an event flier and join our Facebook event for real time updates!
    List updated daily. 5/16/18



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Top Fundraisers

Rank Name Raised
1 Jeannine Stetter 615
2 Laura Collins 200
3 Elaine Lynch 175
4 Hugh Cairns 100
5 Missy Kinyon 75
6 Brian LeFeve 50
7 Kelli Murphy 25
8 Ulli Sherer 25