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Wednesday, 11 October 2017 16:07

Paddlers to converge on NOC

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It will be a busy week at the Nantahala Outdoors Center Oct. 18-22 as the National Paddlesports Conference comes to town followed by the Southeastern Downriver Championship Sunday, Oct. 22.

The National Paddlesports Conference, organized by the American Canoe Association, will offer events for paddlers of all experience levels on whitewater and flatwater. Certifications, educational sessions, family paddling opportunities and various paddling trips will all be offered.

Then on Oct. 22, the Southeast’s oldest whitewater race will give racers of all ages and boat types a chance to prove their mettle. The race will begin at 10 a.m. with awards distributed at noon.

Paddlesports Conference registration is $175, with race registration separate. www.americancanoe.org/page/NPC for the conference and https://paddleguru.com/races/2017SoutheasternDownriverChampionship for the race.

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