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NRC Glacier Breaker

February 25 at 8:30 am - February 26 at 5:59 pm

$30

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Join NRC to celebrate the beginning of the spring paddling season at the NRC Glacier Breaker, a family-friendly slalom and downriver race suitable for all ability levels. Organizers review slalom rules, offer handy racing tips and walk the course with competitors to prepare for the event.

Course Information

Slalom: Nantahala Bridge Gates (Class 2)
Downriver Sprint: Donnie Dutton Park (Class 2)
Downriver Classic: The Ledges Rapid to the NOC Founder’s Bridge (Class 2 – 3)
Course Difficulty: The course is set to be beginner-friendly

Registration

Pre-registration: Online Registration closes at 11:59 pm on Wednesday, February 22nd.
Onsite Registration: 8:30 – 9:30 am @ River’s End Restaurant. $5 late fee applies to onsite registrations.
Discounts: Receive a $10 discount on pre-registration and payment. No discounts for day-of registrants or payments.

2017 Event Schedule

Saturday, February 25
Time Location
Onsite Registration &
Athlete Check-in
8:30 – 9:30 am Big Wesser BBQ
Slalom Volunteer Meeting 10 am Big Wesser BBQ
Slalom Competitor’s Meeting 1o:30 am Big Wesser BBQ
Slalom Course Walk
with NRC Coaches
11 am Nantahala Bridge Gates
Downriver Sprint START 11:30 am Donnie Dutton Park
 Slalom START 12 pm Nantahala Bridge Gates
Slalom Awards Ceremony 3 pm Big Wesser BBQ
Sunday, February 26
Time Location
Downriver Registration 9-10 am Big Wesser BBQ
 Downriver Competitor’s Meeting 10:30 am Big Wesser BBQ
Downriver Classic Start 11:30 am The Ledges Rapid
Downriver Awards Ceremony 12:30 pm Big Wesser BBQ

Details

Start:
February 25 at 8:30 am
End:
February 26 at 5:59 pm
Cost:
$30
Event Category:
Website:
http://nantahalaracingclub.com/events/nrc-glacier-breaker/

Organizer

Nantahala Racing Club
Phone:
8284887285
Email:
nantahalaracingclub@gmail.com
Website:
nantahalaracingclub.com

Venue

Bridge Gates
13077 Hwy 19 W
Bryson City, 28713 United States
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Phone:
8284887285
Website:
http://nantahalaracingclub.com/events/nrc-glacier-breaker/

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