5th Annual Sprint and Splash 2016

The purpose of this unique event is to promote and celebrate Lake St. Clair, which is truly the “heart” of the Great Lakes. By participating in this event, you are supporting organizations that are working to improve the regional economy by increasing tourism to Lake St. Clair and its coastal communities. The event includes a 2 Mile Rec Race, a 6 Mile WPA Sanctioned Race, kids race and a SUP Pup race. Food catered by MacRay Harbor, beer tent from a local brewing co., music and vendors.

When:

  • Sunday, June 5, 2016
  • Lake St. Clair Metropark will open at 7:30 a.m. for kayak & paddleboard drop-off, packet pick-up and race-day registration.
  • Participants will have the opportunity to drop off their kayak and paddleboards on Saturday, June 4th. Packet pick-up and registration will also be available during this time.
  • Registration: 7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • 6 Mile SUP Race - 8:30 a.m.
  • Duathlon (run portion) & 5K Run - 9:00 a.m.
  • 2 Mile SUP Race - 11:00 a.m.
  • Award Ceremony - 12:00 p.m.
  • Breakfast served from: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Where:

Lake St. Clair Metropark 
31300 Metropolitan Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045

Events:

  • Duathlon: Individual (kayak): 5k Run & 2-mile kayak
  • Duathlon: Individual (stand-up paddleboard): 5k Run & 2-mile paddle
  • Duathlon: Relay (kayak): This is a 2-person relay event. One team member completes the 5k run & the other team member completes the 2-mile kayak
  • Duathlon: Relay (stand-up paddleboard): This is a 2-person relay event. One team member completes the 5k run & the other team member completes the 2-mile paddle.
  • 5K Family Friendly Fun Run & Walk
  • WPA Sanctioned 6-mile Stand-Up Paddleboarding Competition
  • 2-mile recreational Stand-Up Paddleboarding Competition

Course:

Please stay tuned for detailed course maps.

Fees:

  • Duathlon Individual (Kayak & SUP): $40.00 (before April 6th) $45.00 (April 6th – June 5th)
  • Duathlon Relay (Kayak & SUP): $60.00 (before April 5th) $70.00 (April 6th – June 5th)
  • 5K Fun Run & Walk: $30.00 (before April 6th) $35.00 (April 6th – June 5th)
  • 2-mile Recreational Stand Up Paddleboarding Competition: $30.00 (before April 6th) $35.00 (April 6th – June 5th)
  • 6-mile WPA Sanctioned Stand Up Paddleboarding Competition:$40.00 (before April 6th) $45.00 (April 6th – June 5th)

Online registration closes Tuesday, May 31st at 5:00 p.m.

On-site registration and packet pick-up will be available on Saturday, June 4th and on Sunday, June 5th from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Please note if you register for the event after June 2nd you will not be guaranteed a Race Shirt. All entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Awards:

  • Duathlon Kayak: First, Second and Third Overall Male and Female. First male and female in age groups 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64,65-69, 70 and over.
  • Duathlon Stand Up Paddle Board: First, Second and Third Overall Male and Female. First male and female in age groups 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64,65-69, 70 and over.
  • Duathlon Relay (Kayak): First place team
  • Duathlon Relay (Stand Up Paddleboard): First place team
  • 5K Run: First, Second and Third Overall Male and Female. First male and female in age groups 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64,65-69, 70 and over.

Facilities and Parking:

Lake St. Clair Metropark offers parking onsite, as well as a large spectator area for the event; participants are encouraged to bring family and friends to cheer them on while they race. The park charges a $7.00 daily entry fee per car, once inside the park visitors may stay the entire day. Lake St. Clair Metropark offers concessions, restrooms, a pool/waterslide, a beach and swimming area, and sand volleyball courts—all free to the public once inside the park.

Timing & Results:

Timing & Results will be provided by Newton Timing & Race Services using ChronoTrack Systems. Results will be posted continuously during the event for review. Complete results will be posted online promptly after the event on this website.

Volunteer Opportunities:

If you or your organization would like to volunteer to assist with Sprint and Splash at Lake St. Clair, please visit our volunteer registration page. There are various volunteer opportunities available.

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

NameNumberCraftAgeGender
John Anter6SUP 14'50+Guy
Kelley Behrend11SUP Surfboard40-49Girl
Frank Bellisario13SUP 12'6"40-49Guy
Edie Call17SUP 12'6"40-49Girl
Kevin Cansiani18SUP 12'6"30-39Guy
Jake Clement22SUP 14'18-29Guy
Rusty Deane26SUP 12'6"40-49Guy
Chris Dyki30SUP 12'6"40-49Guy
Karl Eugster32SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Chris Ferrara34SUP 14'40-49Guy
Tristan Ferrara35SUP 12'6"U17Guy
David Frazier37SUP 14'40-49Guy
Ben Gareiss38SUP 14'18-29Guy
David Gould41SUP 14'18-29Guy
Emma Hadden44SUP 12'6"18-29Girl
Matt Hassenrik47SUP 14'30-39Guy
Kevin Julka58SUP 14'18-29Guy
Dean Leeper63SUP 14'18-29Guy
Kirsten Lefeldt64SUP 12'6"30-39Girl
Brian Lefeve65SUP 14'40-49Guy
Ricardo Lung68SUP 14'40-49Guy
Randy Rair84SUP 12'6"40-49Guy
Alex Sandler95SUP 14'40-49Guy
Christopher Smith103SUP 14'30-39Guy
Crystal Smith104SUP 12'6"30-39Girl
Brian Willse118SUP 14'40-49Guy
Aaron Dyki127SUP Surfboard30-39Guy
Melissa Camphous130SUP 12'6"30-39Girl
Rob Giorgi132SUP 14'40-49Guy
Tom O'connor133SUP 14'50+Guy
Wendell Martin135SUP 14'50+Guy
Bill Cochrane136SUP Surfboard50+Guy
Tristan Patrona137SUP 12'6"50+Guy
Camden Misiewicz144SUP 12'6"U17Guy
Jim Misiewicz145SUP 14'40-49Guy
Matt Lennert1000SUP 14'40-49Guy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

Lake St. Clair Metropark 
31300 Metropolitan Parkway
Harrison Township, MI 48045


When:

Jun 5, 2016

Where:

Harrison Township, MI