Assiniboia Pedal, Dash, Paddle Fundraiser 2022

September 18thAssiniboia Pedal, Dash, Paddle Fundraiser 2022

September 18, 2022 at Camp Assiniboia

Support Camps with Meaning’s Covid Recovery by participating in a new fundraiser which will have you biking and hiking through the forest and paddling around the new lake.

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Times:

  • Fun Race is from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
  • Competitive Race is from 3:00-4:30 PM

Race Basics:

  • Races can be done solo or in teams of two (families with small children can have as many as fit into the boat)
  • Fun Race (1:00-2:00 PM) is for family teams and those not-so-competitive
  • Competitive Race (3:00-4:30 PM) is for the more competitive teams
  • Each race will have a mass start
  • Each loop consists of off road cycling, paddling (canoe or single or double kayaks) and running/walking
  • All participants must provide their own bicycle and canoe/kayak(s). All participants must wear PFDs (lifejacket). A limited number of canoes and kayaks will be available for an additional fee of $50 (these must be booked by September 9).

The Course:

  • The race loop will include roughly a 3.7 km bike ride, 0.5 km paddle and 0.5 km walk/run.
  • Racers will begin on bicycle near the main lodge riding through a forest (along the Assinboine River) into a field with switchbacks and small hills. Arriving at the lake they will leave their bicycles at their designated spot, grab their boat(s) and embark on a paddle where they must retrieve items from floating pails. Upon returning to shore, participants will bike a short distance to the hiking/running portion of the race. Returning back to their bikes, racers will ride back towards the main lodge and repeat the loop.

Winners:

Winners are determined by the amount of loops completed fastest within the prescribed time. The last lap for the Fun Race cannot begin after 2:00 PM, the last lap for the Competitive Race cannot begin after 4:30 PM.

Each race will have the following winners:

  • A level (Advanced solo first place)
  • A level (Advanced team first place)
  • B level (Intermediate solo first place)
  • B level (Intermediate team first place)

Food:

  • Cookout with camp chili and other food for a small fee

Cost:

  • This is a fundraising event and each person must raise at least $100 for entry

Registration: Online registration coming soon.

 Inclement weather:

  • In the case of inclement weather or poor conditions on the course, a bike from Winnipeg to Camp Assiniboia will be planned on a different date.