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Canton Canoe Weekend – Rushton Memorial Races
May 5 @ 4:00 PM - May 7 @ 3:00 PM
Canton Canoe Weekend is one of the premier canoe race weekends in New York State! There are top-level international competitions in solo and tandem racing canoes and kayaks. The 12 and 14 mile courses are among the most challenging on the marathon race circuit. In addition, there are 1, 3, 5 and 8 mile race events appropriate for the recreational racer, and a 2 mile team relay race. All races are held on the Little and/or Grasse Rivers, with the start and finish at Taylor Park, Canton, NY. Amenities include a children’s playground, music by DJ Double Dutch, chicken barbeque, drinks and snacks by GT’s Family Restaurant (Sat. only), award ceremonies, ample parking and free overnight camping.