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Vic Hopp Memorial Canoe Race Information
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Event Name Vic Hopp Memorial Canoe Race
Type Of Event Canoe Marathon (10km/6 miles & up)
Kayak Marathon (10km/6 miles & up)
Canoe Short Marathon (1.6km/1 mile to 10km/6 miles)
Kayak Short Marathon (1.6km/1 mile to 10km/6 miles)
General Paddlesport Race
Barton Cup Qualifier? No
Start Date 09/18/2011
End Date Single Day Event
Description Course: Total 9 miles: 4 ½ miles upstream to Deerfield Road and 4 ½ downstream to finish

Registration: Starts at 8:30am
Race meeting: at 9:30am

First Heat starts at 10:00am Second Heat 10:05

Class:
Men C-2
Women C-2
Mixed C-2
Junior
Men C-1
Kayak
Master C-2
Standard
Aluminum
Adult/Child
Rowing
Location Information
Body(ies) of Water Des Plaines River
Type Of Water
River: Flatwater
Start Location Map Start Location Dam #1 Cook County FPD
Wheeling, Illinois
United States
At Milwaukee Ave. and Dundee Rd. Go East on Dundee Rd. to the first entrance past the river on the south side, Cook County Forest Preserve Dam #1 East. Follow the road all the way back.
Finish Location Same as Start Location.
Other Event Details
Price Range $5 - $15
$15 - $25
Fees and Costs $15 per paddler. A protion of the entry fee is donated to the American Cancer Society.
Members Only? Public Event
Prizes and Awards Come join the fun! Help raise money for the American Cancer Society. Enjoy the camaraderie and free lunch after the race. Ribbons awards for the top three boats in each class.
Contact Information
Race Host Ditto & Jim Peterson and Family
Contact jim Peterson
Contact Address 777 Tiffany Farms Road
Antioch, Illinois 60002
United States
Phone (847) 395-1510
Email
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