Northwest Paddle Races 2021
The Seattle Race Series are monthly 8 mile races on Seattle’s inner waterways. We ran two races on Jan and Feb 2020 but had to cancel the rest for Covid-19. We’re trying again…
JANUARY 17, 2021 – 5 Bridges Race (8 miles) Starting from Agua Verde Paddle Club on Portage Bay, you’ll race into Lake Union, through the Ship Canal to the Ballard bridge and return to Portage Bay. A great way to start the New Year! RESULTS / RACE PHOTOS
Seattle Race Series - Montlake Cut Race
March ? 2021 – Montlake Cut Race is a 6-8 mile paddling race from Agua Verde Paddle Club though the Montlake Cut into Lake WA and return.
13.5 mile ocean race on the Strait of Juan de Fuca from Freshwater Bay to Port Angeles. 2021 – TBA
6 Miles in Swift Current – in Bremerton’s Port Washington Narrows in Tidal Currents! MAYBE IN 2021? Stay Tuned…
Annual 3 and 6 Mile Paddling Race at Alderbrook Resort –MAYBE IN 2021? Stay Tuned…
Other 2020 PNW Races
Ballard Elks Monday Night Summer Races
We started this series 8 years ago but handed it to the Ballard Elks Paddling Club in 2018. Every Monday evening from May to mid-September, come out with any paddling craft to race 2 to 3 miles on 3 different courses. Open to all levels of racers and paddlers.
Registration opens in the Elks lot at 6:00 – Race starts at 7pm. Proceeds donated to the Vocational Scholarship Fund, an Elks charity. Contract the Ballard Elks Paddling Club (BEPC) for details: firstname.lastname@example.org
70 miles Tacoma to PT – Cancelled.
Urban Surf Summer SUP Series
Cancelled – 3 mile course on 6 Wednesday evenings on Lake Union July – August More Info
Gorge Downwind Champs Series – Hood River
PNWORCA – Pacific NW Outrigger Racing Association (open to all craft)
PNWORCA is the association for outrigger canoe clubs located in the Pacific Northwest including Washington which put on several races year around. All races are open to all paddling craft. Super cool folks to race with. Cancelled.
Cancelled – The Sound Rowers welcome all paddlers to their many annual races that are held from Westport and Seattle to Wenatchee. Here’s a list of their 2020 Races for all paddling craft.
Seattle Canoe Club – Cancelled.
Tofino Paddle Surf
SUP Festival and Race – June 12-14
Canada Outrigger – Races
Hobuck Hoedown – Surf Comp
Surf Kayak / SUP Competition – Cancelled.