YORK FESTIVAL OF THE RIVERS 2011
INVITATION TO THE ANNUAL YORK RIVER FESTIVAL CANOE RACES
SATURDAY 23rd JULY, 2.00 p.m. start
This event is open to paddlers of all ages and abilities and all types of canoes.
Everyone will enjoy paddling this historic city centre course when the riverside will be crowded with tourists. After the race River Festival entertainments will continue in Rowntree Park into the evening, including a dance event with a live dance band and everyone can join in. Bring families, friends & groups and enjoy a great day out in York.
Participants can choose between 3 different distances to cater for all abilities. The short race is intended for novices and leisure paddlers only (please no fast boats K1, RR