Lynches River Adventure Race

September 18, 2021

Keep Florence Beautiful’s adventure race will feature a 5K trail run through the Lynches River County Park where racers will get a glimpse of the park and wooded riverside trails. After the run, racers will grab their kayak and paddle 5 miles downstream on the scenic & historic Lynches River. The race finishes at the Hwy 52 river bridge. Participants and boats will be shuttled back to the park for post-race festivities including awards, vendors, entertainment, food and beverages. Boats will be available for rent from River Rats and Lynches River County Park. Boats must be reserved in advance.

Adventure Race Categories:

  • Individual – Participant runs and also paddles.
  • Relay – 1 participant runs and then the other participant paddles.
  • Tandem – Both participants must run and then paddle a two -person (tandem) kayak.

All minors must be accompanied by an adult. All paddlers are required, in accordance with SC State Law, to wear a personal floatation device at all times throughout the paddle and to carry a whistle. If any racer is found on the water without their PFD, they will be disqualified from the race.


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