Well bad weather Wednesday has held off for a while now and this week was no exception.  The ever popular downriver race at the Floristan Rapids in the Truckee River Canyon was on tap to kick off 2014…

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This year the sponsors have really stepped up their game, with Ninkasi moving into NV this month we will have more great beer than even kayakers can handle.  With SMITH sunglasses, Jackson Kayak, Mountain Khakis, Shred Ready Helmets, and GoPro HERO3.  The race went off without a hitch, with a hard ferry to start and a couple of hundred yards of backwards paddling required to pass the course, everyone pushed their personal limits a bit and had a great time.

Results

Jason C.               1.59

Ben K.                   2.05

Scott H.                2.10

Ryan S.                 2.11

Sara…                    2.12

Will B.                    2.14

Shawn H.             2.14

Ruth G.                 2.15

Travis…                 2.17

Nick H.                  2.21

Charles A.            2.24

Alex K.                  2.24

Mary E.                 2.29