MPR Calendar

Here you will find the most up to date race information for races around the midwest.

Scroll through the calendar to see where you need to be and when!  Or click on the excel sheet to download it to your own computer and print it out.  Be sure to check back regularly as we get more races added to it.

If I am missing one, use the submission form at the bottom of the page and I will get it added
2017 Regional Race Calendar

APRIL 2017

Perche Creek Gutbuster (Columbia, MO - April 1) Perche Creek Gutbuster

Epic Shootout (Kansas City, KS to Lexington, MO - April 22) Epic Shootout

MAY 2017

Osage Spring 12 (Osage River Mari Osa MDC Access to Bonnots Mill - May 13) Osage Spring 12

The Gritty (Lawrence to Edwardsville - May 20) Gritty

South Dakota Kayak Challenge (Yankton, SD to Sioux City, IA - May 27) SD Kayak Challenge

JUNE 2017

Gasconade 27 (Jerome, MO - June 17) Gas 27

Two Rivers Marathon (Columbia, MO - June 24) Two Rivers Marathon

35th Annual Outdoors, Inc. Canoe & Kayak Race (Memphis, TN - TBD) Outdoors Inc Race

JULY 2017

Fort to Field 50 (Fort Randall Dam to Springfield, SD - July 8) Fort to Field 50

The Freedom Race (Lamine to Jefferson City, MO - July 15) Freedom Race

Firecracker (Alton Pool, Mississippi River - July 22) Firecracker


12th Annual MR340 (Kansas City, KS to St. Charles, MO - August 8-11) Missouri River 340

Finger Lakes Relay (Columbia, MO - August 12) Finger Lakes Relay

Race for the Rivers (St. Louis, MO - August 27) Race for the Rivers


Finger Lakes Adventure Challenge (Columbia, MO - September 9) Finger Lakes Paddle Run Duathlon

Quincy 5 Miler (Quincy, IL - September 16) Quincy 5 Miler

Bear Creek Grunt (Quincy, IL - September 17) Bear Creek Grunt

Race to the Dome (Jefferson City, MO - September 30) Race to the Dome


Chattajack (Chattanooga, TN - October 28) Chattajack

Kawlloween (Eudora to DeSoto, KS - TBD) Kawlloween

Regular Training Group Meet-ups

Hump Day 5K - Shawnee Mission Lake - Every Wednesday at 6:00pm, March - October, 2017

Race Event Submission Form

If you are a race director, please submit your race information on this form and your race will be entered into the Midwest Paddle Racing calendar above!

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