Island Paddle Fest 2017

Paddlers, please be advised that due to the difference between bib numbers assigned by Paddle Guru and bib numbers assigned by the Island Paddle Fest team, your times can be viewed on our FB page, as opposed to the results page. You can find your times at Thank you again for your participation!!!


The Island Paddle Fest is a 5.5-mile kayak, canoe, and paddleboard race around "The Island" in historic Columbus, Mississippi. The race will begin and end at the Riverwalk.

Registration is $40 with a guaranteed t-shirt for those who've registered before August 12th. Registration is also available for tandem boats at $50. 

Check-in begins at 7 a.m. The kayak and canoe races will begin at 8 a.m. and the paddle board race will begin at 8:15 am.

All proceeds benefit Lowndes County Imagination Library, a nonprofit that focuses on early childhood literacy.


**Please note this is a Bring Your Own Boat event, so don't forget to bring your canoe, kayak, or paddleboard! Life vest required to race. Children under 13 may tandem race with an adult.**

7:00 a.m. - Racer check-in begins

8:00 a.m. - Kayak and Canoe Race begins

8:15 a.m. - Paddle Board Race begins

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Elizabeth Atkins23AllAllAll
Peter Imes1AllAllGuy
Albert Younger2AllAllGuy
Ryan Lee4AllAllGuy
Randy Nash5AllAllGuy
Lee Jackson6AllAllGuy
Robert Butler9AllAllGuy
Edwin Phillips11AllAllGuy
William Brown15AllAllGuy
Michael Brown16AllAllGuy
Craig Hill17AllAllGuy
Ross Whitwam18AllAllGuy
Richard Snow21AllAllGuy
Claudette Gilman3AllAllGirl
Judy Jackson7AllAllGirl
Camille Richards10AllAllGirl
Melissa Beck14AllAllGirl
Morgan Shaw19AllAllGirl
Dani Collins20AllAllGirl
Teresa Darby22AllAllGirl
Elizabeth Malone24AllAllGirl
Stan Murray13AllAllGuy
Brad Atkins26AllAllGuy
Melissa Atkins27AllAllGirl
Londa Lebrun28AllAllGirl
Beau Risner8AllAllGuy
Phadra Weathers12AllAllGuy
Chris Weathers25AllAllGuy

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

Paddle Fest Course


Aug 26, 2017


Columbus, MS