The Alabama State Games (ASG) is Alabama's largest annual multi-sport event for youth and adults, and those with disabilities.
With over 25 sporting events to choose from and a free Olympic-style Opening Ceremony to kick-off the weekend. You don't want to miss this opportunity to compete for State Games Gold, Silver and Bronze medals.
ASG SPRINT RACE KAYAKING DETAILS
Date of Competition: Saturday, June 9, 2018
Venue: Brahan Spring Park Lagoon
Race Director: ACA Certified Pete Smith
Age Divisons: 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18
ASG Contact: Rachel Ragland
Deadline to Register: June 1st
Awards: Participants who place 1st, 2nd and 3rd in their age division will receive an Alabama State Games gold, silver and bronze medal.
Note: Boys will race boys, girls will race girls within their age division. Life guards and medical staff will be provided.
Kayak (Splash 1 Crescent sit on-top), life jacket and paddle will be provide at the race for each participant.
Bring your sunscreen and lawn chair!
EVENT WEEKEND SCHEDULE FOR OPENING CEREMONY
Friday, June 8, 2018
OPENING CEREMONY CELEBRATION
Von Braun Center - Downtown Huntsville, AL
(Free admission for ALL)
3 PM - Gates open for Alabama State Games Fan Fair
Food, product vendors, music, Olympic Day giveaways,
fun activities, athlete t-shirt pick up and more.
5 PM - Athlete Leadership Summit (all attendees welcome)
For athletes, coaches, parents, spectators and volunteers.
Keynote speaker will convey the importance of academic excellence, good citizenship, responsibility, leadership, and the concept of community.
6-6:45 PM - Parade of Athletes line up for Opening Ceremony Show
7 PM - LIVE Televised Opening Ceremony Show begins
Hotels in the City of Huntsville and Madison County area offer reduced rates for all participants in the Alabama State Games. A complete list of official hotels can be found on the hotels section of www.alagames.com.
Online booking links will be available. If you call to book, please advise the hotel that you are part of the Alabama State Games in order to receive the special participant rate