Row'n the River Race and Fun Float

Saturday, April 20, 2024 - 8:00am

Grab your friends and join us for a day on Roaring River in Gainesboro, Tennessee!

Test your kayaking skill by competing in the 6 mile competitive race or enjoy a leisurely float*** down the river. 

Start the race upstream and end at Roaring River Park where we'll have an awards ceremony and a free lunch.

Race participants will receive a unisex short sleeve tshirt.

A Coast Guard approved PFD must be worn or accessible at all times during the race.

**Note: You will need to supply your own kayak for this race. If you do not have a kayak, we have teamed up with some local outfitters to provide you a discounted daily rental for the event. Email [email protected] for more details.

***You will need to have the ability to paddle some as the current at the end of the route is not strong.

The race may be rescheduled if conditions are deemed too hazardous by race officials (no refunds on entries).


Pre-race check in on April 19 at Roaring River Park from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm central time.

Race morning, April 20th late check in at 6:30 am to 7:30 am

Competitive Race starts 8:00 am

The Fun Float will begin at approximately 9:00 am.

Lunch is included in your registration at Roaring River Park.

Awards will follow (Category based on Age and Gender: Top 3 Winners in each will be awarded)


Roaring River - 10417 Dodson Branch Hwy Gainesboro, TN 38562