The HACK Race
Saturday, October 21, 2017
11:00 a.m. start

Hackensack River, Ridgefield Park, NJ

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Register 8:30-10:00 am or online (Please register helps us plan for food and saves time the morning of the race).

Online registration:

(click on "Register Today")

Hosted by the Wanda Canoe Club, Waterfront Park (behind public works complex), 24 Industrial Ave., Ridgefield Park, NJ

East Coast Outrigger Racing Association (ECORA) OC1 & OC2 Point Series Race.
Shark River Paddling LLC Surfski Point Series Race.

C1, C2, C4, voyageurs/war canoes, OC1, 0C2, surf skis, all kayaks are welcome to paddle. Due to one low bridge no OC6. No SUPs.

Competitive course: 9 miles on the Hackensack River, from
Wanda Canoe Club to Historic New Bridge Landing/Steuben House and finishing back at Wanda.

This year we are adding a 3-mile recreational course beginning at Wanda Canoe Club, heading upriver to the turnaround at the Court Street bridge and the USS Ling submarine in Hackensack and back to the Wanda Canoe Club.

Join us for peak fall foliage, a real submarine, historic New Bridge Landing & Steuben House, great paddling, camaraderie, food, wine tasting ...and to receive your custom wool 2017 Hackensocks! 

Sponsored by the Hackensack River Keeper, Barefoot Wines & Bubbly, ShopRite Supermarkets and the Wanda Canoe Club.

$20.00 per paddler. Proceeds will benefit the Hackensack River Keeper's and Wanda Canoe Club's paddling programs.

NJ State law: PFDs may be worn or MUST be on your boat. Under 18 must wear it.

We go rain or shine, there is no rain date.

Park in the DPW lot, not by the boathouse. The Boathouse lot is for boat drop off only.

Linda Lensch