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You will need to coordinate your own shuttle and have it set BEFORE the day’s event!

Friday, October 16th

Check-in at campsites (if spending the night at Breaks)
*note there are very few options in town for food so bring what you need with you. Breaks has a restaurant on-site as well.

Saturday, October 17th

8:30 am Paddler Yoga– lead by Katie Houston at Ratliff hole – Mask Required**

9 am Checkin at Ratliff hole (gorge takeout)

  • Event Welcome
  • Check out Boat Demos From Pyrahna and Jackson Kayaks
  • Depart for upper Putin at 9:30 am.

10:00 am meet at upper Putin

  • Safety expectations & group division if necessary

11:30 arrive at upper takeout/gorge Putin

1130-Noon Eat some lunch/snacks

12:15 Gorge trip meets (1-2 laps if possible depending on pace)

  • Safety & Participant expectation
  • Introduction & event flow

4 pm Gorge trip ends– Ratliff hole

  • Conclusion of event:
    • Video breakdown with the help of Dane Jackson, Chris Hipgrave, and participants.
    • The anatomy of RF race lines
    • How to use features to go fast
    • Race strategy
    • Paddle form for racing with Chris Hipgrave
    • Socialize – bring your own food and drinks