Flatwater Race on Simpson Lake, August 11

Aug 11 2013 - 10:00am
Aug 11 2013 - 5:00pm

Co-sponsored with Team River Runner. Come out & enjoy the summer on Simpson Lake & try your hand at the 200 meter race (head to head, and timed). We'll be using common boats (12' recreation kayaks) to equalize all competitors. But also bring your favorite race boat to challenge others. Official race classes to be determined, based on entries (youth, M, W, age groups, etc.). Anticipate 10 am start, $10 entry fee. More details to be announced soon. Barbecue will follow the event (approx 4 pm). Camping available. Call, email or pm Jim Warren for details. (message board users can find his info in the Users menu)

Contact: Jim Warren at: mwatreasurer@missouriwhitewater.org

new email for 2014

for 2014 race, use this contact email: simpsonlakerace@missouriwhitewater.org

(not mwatreasurer@missouriwhitewater.org - unless you want to get in touch with Scott Becker!)

- jw

Planning meeting for 8/11/13 Flatwater Race

This Monday, Jul 22, 2013, 6:30 pm, at the Olympia restaurant (see below), will be a planning meeting for the 8/11/13 Flatwater Race at Simpson Lake.

To be facilitated by:
- Tim Pfeil, Team River Runner (TRR) St. Louis Region, Chapter Coordinator, 314-614-5560, STLTRR@gmail.com; and
- Jim Warren, MWA Treasurer, 314-583-7981, MWAtreasurer@missouriwhitewater.org

Please join us (and encourage others to come) to the meeting, send the organizers your ideas, participate and volunteer on 8/11/13.
This can be an entree point for new folks to engage with MWA and TRR.

Olympia Kebob House and Taverna
1543 McCausland Ave., St. Louis, MO 63117, (314) 781-1299
Northwest corner of McCausland and Plateau, which is at a stop light.
South of Hwy 64/40; North of Hwy 44. Parking lot across from the restaurant.