Bridge to Bridge Race 8.21.2021

Bridge to Bridge Race August 21, 2021 From Brent Ernsberger: I wish to thank all the paddlers that attended my 3rd running if the Bridge to Bridge race.  I have kept the course very similar to the one used by Buzz Lail and then Sonja Gilman. I believe the most exciting and hectic aspects of … Continue reading Bridge to Bridge Race 8.21.2021

Fort Wayne Race June 19, 2021

Fort Wayne La Classique June 19, 2021 By Steven Horney Race day was looking questionable as we prepared Saturday morning.  Storms had run through the area, and some were wondering if the races might be cancelled.  Silly paddlers; they should know by now that we might cancel a race for a tornado, but rarely for anything less. … Continue reading Fort Wayne Race June 19, 2021

Tippecanoe Race, Lafayette, IN 5.8.2021

Saturday dawned bright and clear - and somewhat chilly.  But the cold is no deterrent to hard-core race paddlers.  16 of us converged on the banks of the Tippecanoe River mid-morning for a 10 mile adventure downstream on one of the prettier rivers in Indiana.  Naturally the pre-race trash talking occurred, mostly along the lines … Continue reading Tippecanoe Race, Lafayette, IN 5.8.2021

South Bend Race, 9.26.2020

Many thanks to all who participated in this abbreviated season's races!  We missed out on a few of the classics, but still managed to get in most of our races.  Saturday's race at South Bend was a superb cap to the season.  With temps in the 70's and modest conditions all around, we really couldn't … Continue reading South Bend Race, 9.26.2020

Bridge to Bridge Race, Bristol, IN 8.29.2020

Brent must have behaved himself extra well, because the Almighty blessed us with an almost incomparably excellent day for racing.  Temps were in the low 70's, the air was drier, and the skies were deep blue with enough puffy white clouds to keep the direct sun at bay. A nice breeze (which could also work … Continue reading Bridge to Bridge Race, Bristol, IN 8.29.2020