Tom's River Paddle Race 2017

45th Annual Toms River Paddle Race
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Proud to be part of the Mid-Atlantic Surfski Series. Races consist of an 8.5 mile down river and a 4 and 6 mile open water race. The Open Water event begins with a group start and follows a 2 mile loop east of Huddy Park in a sheltered bay. The open water classes include recreational and touring kayaks, surfski, outrigger canoe, and SUPs. New this year Life Guard closed hull rowboats! Racers will compete in 4 or 6 miles distances. Winning times range from 15 minutes for the 4 mile and 1 hour plus for the 6 mile.  The Down River race is 8.5 miles and held on the Toms River from Riverwood Park to Huddy Park in the center of Toms River, NJ. The course is 85% slow moving water with many turns. Solo and tandem canoes and kayaks and our new Youth Fun Race are typical river racers. As always free transportation for you and your boat to the start. Winning times range from 1 hour 20 minutes to 2 hours 30 minutes. New this year a Youth Fun Race! Shorter 4.5 mile course for 16 yr. olds and younger. Scout leaders and or parents responsible for transportation to the start. Class winners receive our famous wooden  paddle trophy for 1st place, 2nd and 3rd place receive a race medal. A minimum of two paddlers required in class for awards. FREE T SHIRT TO THE FIRST 40 RACERS REGISTERED!
For your safety PFD's are required. If crossing the finish line without a PFD you will not be scored. You should also have appropriate foot wear. Come paddle with us for safe fun day on the water.

Please support our sponsors!

8AM- Registration opens- racers should check in and register if not pre registered. Also pick up number, sign waiver and get t-shirt if with in first 40 registered. 

8:30AM- Down River Race shuttles start and continue every 45 minutes there after. Your shuttle time will be confirmed via e-mail. ALL RACERS MUST HAVE A P.F.D.

10AM- The 4 mile Open Water race begins, please arrive at least 30 minutes prior. ALL RACERS MUST HAVE A P.F.D.

11AM- The 6 mile Open Water race begins, please arrive at least 30 minutes prior. ALL RACERS MUST HAVE A P.F.D.

12PM- Lunch provided by the Girl Scouts of Ocean County.

1:30PM- Awards ceremony.

Event Entries Click on an event to see who entered.

Tassana Landy31Rowing Racing SingleAllGirl
Linda Ensor32Rowing Racing SingleAllGirl
Thomas Brown9KayakAllGuy
Christina Lasek24KayakAllGirl
Harris Goldstein36CanoeAllGuy
Aileen Johnson37KayakAllGirl
Pete Postorino45KayakAllGuy
Robert Stroehlein57CanoeAllGuy
Robert Stroehlein Jr58KayakAllGuy
Jason Johnston71KayakAllGuy
Paul Eschbach5Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)All
John Fox, Rich Schlatter6Rowing Racing DoubleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Jane Moskowitz8SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Joe Ervin14Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Allen Tinkler15KayakOpen (All Ages)Guy
Amy Papola17SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Robin Beaudry21SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Phil Glawe22SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Erica West23SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Jonathan Miller33Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Kate Mcbride39SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Christine Paul42SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Karl Miran44SUP Under 12'6"AllGuy
Bill Manley47SUP Under 12'6"AllGuy
Dawn Jacobus53SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Marsha Worthington55SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl
Clay Pollioni60SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Ed O'kinsky61SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Lawrence Johmann63KayakOpen (All Ages)Guy
Mark Dileo, Dave Bonanni64Rowing Racing DoubleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Gerald Kastner70Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Denny Newborn4KayakOpen (All Ages)Guy
Linda Lensch11Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Girl
John Costello12Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Gerry Fabrizio13Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Bill Ruthrauff20Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Chondrea Richard25OC-1Open (All Ages)Girl
Gary Rancourt27Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Marco Migliaro35KayakOpen (All Ages)Guy
Jean Kostelich43Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Girl
Dan Murn46Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Jesse Lishchuk48Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Jan Lupinski49Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Dale Glover52Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Peter Sundack54Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Craig Impens56Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Guy
Vadim Lishchuk73Surfski SingleOpen (All Ages)Girl
Fred Linkhart2KayakMasters 40+Guy
Patrick Mckelvey34KayakMasters 40+Guy
Matty Kinsella65KayakMasters 40+Guy
Mark Lacey1SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Andrew Geres3SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Hugh Brooks7SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Johnny Garcia16SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Matt Hanley18SUP Under 12'6"AllGuy
Clem Gilio28SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Guy Peterson30SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Yann Lefievre38SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Craig Blanken40SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Michael Jacobus41SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Jack Ballard50SUP Under 12'6"AllGuy
Raymond Aufiero59SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Ed O'kinsky61SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Kevin Kahikina72SUP 14' & UnlimitedAllGuy
Nicole Rice, Josh Linkhart10C2AllMixed
Stacy Test, Christopher Test19C2AllMixed
Bob Johnston, Dave Impens26C2AllGuy
Alan Lamb, Erin Lamb51C2AllMixed
Josette Lata62SUP Under 12'6"AllGirl

Results Select an event to view results.

Note: All live times are unadjusted and unofficial.

All racers meet at the Toms River Bridge parking lot located at Irons Street (Rt 166) and State Highway 527, Toms River, NJ.   From the Garden State Parkway Exit 81 take West Water Street (Rt 527) east to the 3rd street on Right- Irons Street, turn right and parking lot is on the left.                                                 


Aug 27, 2017


Toms River, NJ