52nd Annual Kern River Whitewater Festival, 2017

Come on out and have FUN. This is a fundraising event so help us raise money at the 52nd annual Kern River Festival.  Sponsored by the Kern Valley River Council, a non-profit. Proceeds from this event benefits the Kern River Whitewater Park. Three fun days of paddling including the Brush Creek Extreme race, a triathlon, downriver races, slalom races, SUP boater cross,and a Mini Me raft race. For more information visit our website : www.kernfestival.com

Schedule

Please see the Kern River Festival Map for more information.

Friday, April 21

Racer's Meeting
Riverside Park
Event Set Up -Volunteers Requested
Riverside Park
Registration begins when tent & tables are set up.
Powerhouse KR3 Put-in
Downriver Fun Race to Town - All boat types.

Saturday, April 22

Riverside Park
Registration
River Kern Beach Parking Lot, 2.5 miles north of Kernville
Wild & Scenic Triathlon Meeting with bikes & boats
Siphon Rd. across from Headquarters Campground
Riverside Park
Slalom Course Practice
Riverside Park
Riverside Park
Hyside Mini-Me Head-to-Head Race Meeting - Race follows
Riverside Park
Head-to-Head Races (Round 2)
Riverside Park
Fund Raising BBQ Dinner with KRBC Beer, soft Drinks, etc. Live Band. Awards for all events completed.
Riverside Park

Sunday, April 23

No Registration!

PowerHouse Put-in
SUP/Kayak Downriver Meeting
PowerHouse Put-in
Riverside Park
Slalom Judging & Timing Meeting
Riverside Park
TJ Slalom Boater's & SUP's Meeting
Riverside Park
Riverside Park
Drawing for Raffle awards
Riverside Park
After last race - Slalom & Downriver Awards
Riverside Park
Break down course, tents, tables etc. Volunteers requested!!

HELP WITH THE TAKE DOWN OF EVERYTHING AFTER THE RACES WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED!

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Andrew Webberley1K1Masters 40-59Guy
Gilbert Siegel4K1Seniors 60+Guy
NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Gilbert Siegel4RecreationalAllGuy
NameNumberCraftAgeGender
Andrew Webberley1KayakAllGuy
Gilbert Siegel4KayakAllGuy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

Please reference: http://kernfestival.com for details.

Link to event instructions: 

TRIATHALON INSTRUCTIONS
Categories, recreational and competitive.
Recreational: Inflatable kayaks, kayaks under 11.5' and SUPs
Competitive: Hardshell kayaks over 11.5'

Please click on this link for instructions:

Triathlon course:
Run            Rec distance 2.3 mi.   Comp. Dist.   2.6 mi.
Ride           Rec distance 3 mi.      Comp Dist.    3.7 mi.
Paddle     SCE to Riverside Park = 

2017 Tri Course.jpg

Please reference: http://kernfestival.com for location and directions for each venue.

When:

Apr 21 to Apr 23, 2017

Where:

Kernville, CA