Pascagoula Run Paddle Battle
Pascagoula Run- Paddle Battle
June 23, 2018
Dip your paddle into one of Mississippi’s Gulf Coast’s officially designated water trails and enjoy a uniquely adventurous perspective of the region’s abundant natural beauty and native wildlife. The Pascagoula River, also known as the “Singing River”, is significant as one of the largest free-flowing rivers in the United States and the last unimpeded major river system in the continental United States.
The Pascagoula Run Paddle Battle is a 12.5 mile race down the Pascagoula River for all types of human powered paddle craft. The race will begin at Little River Marina in Moss Point and end at Lighthouse Park in Pascagoula. Shuttles will be provided for race participants only; park at the Elks Lodge parking, closest to Frederic Street, 303 Krebs Ave.
Registration fee includes a goody bag, event t-shirt, the race, and post-race food and drink. Fees are $40 for American Canoe Association (ACA) Members and $45 for Non-ACA Members. Fees increase $10 on June 1st. Goody bag and event t-shirt guaranteed if registered by June 1st.
Registration Fees are Non-refundable. Registration will not be allowed on race day.
Ways to Register:
1. Online, visit www.cityofpascagoula.com. (registration is set up through Jarvis recreation site)
a. Click How Do I… on the top right corner of the page
b. Click Parks and Recreation Programs under Sign Up For
2. Paper registration form. Complete and:
a. Mail to 2935 Pascagoula St. Pascagoula, MS 39567 (must be post marked by May 31st to receive $10 discount)
b. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
c. Fax to 228-938-2355
3. Visit Pascagoula Recreation Center at 2935 Pascagoula St.
4. Registration Day June 22nd at Brady’s Steak and Seafood, 3801 Magnolia Street from 5:00-8:00 PM.
For questions, contact the Pascagoula Recreation Department at 228-938-2356.
Schedule of Events:
Friday, June 22nd @ Brady’s Steak and Seafood, 3801 Magnolia St.
5:00-8:00PM- On-site registration, packet pick-up, meet & greet, food & drink sold separately
Saturday, June 23rd
6:00AM- Drop boats @ Little River Marina, packet pick-up
6:30AM- Shuttles start running from designated parking near Lighthouse Park
8:00AM- Course briefing @ Little River Marina
8:15AM- Boats hit the water
8:30AM- Mass race start TBD/ Approx. 2 pm- Awards @ Lighthouse Park