Schedule of Events

Tentative Schedule of Events

SATURDAY, APRIL 4, 2020

Cross Narrows Challenge and Inner Harbor Race Day (Skansie Brothers Park)

DRAFT Schedule:

7:30 – 8:30am Cross Narrows Challenge On-Site Registration Open
8:00am Safety Boat Drivers Meet with Marine Patrol (dock)
8:15am Cross Narrows Challenge Pre-Race Meeting
8:30am National Anthem
9:00am Cross Narrows Challenge Begins
11:15am Cross Narrows Awards Presentation
10:15 – 11:15am Inner Harbor Race Registration Open
11:30am Pre-Race Meeting Inner HarborDistance Race
12:00pm Inner Harbor Distance Races Begin:      10K (4 laps) and 5 K (2 laps)
2:15pm Pre-Race Meeting Sprint Knock Off Races
2:30pm Sprint Knock Off Races Begin
4:00pm Inner Harbor Distance and Knock Off Sprint Race Awards Presentation

SUNDAY, APRIL 5, 2020

Dragon Boat Race Day (Skansie Brothers Park)

DRAFT SCHEDULE:

Team Practice – Land & Water Training

8:30 – 10:00 am:  Team Practice Round

9:30 – 11:00 am:  Team Practice Round

10:30 – 12:00:  Team Practice Round

12:00 – 12:30 pm:  Break in Skansie Park…Time to hydrate & eat!

12:15 pm:  “Awaken the Dragon” Ceremony – Watch this traditional ceremony to kick off the race and honors the dragon and paddlers

12:30 – 12:45 pm:  All Paddler Safety Briefing (all paddlers must attend) – Skansie Park

12:45 – 1:00 pm:  Team Captain, Drummer, Steers MANDATORY mtg.

Race #1 

1:00 – 1:30 pm Teams to Marshaling (be at marshaling 30 min before race)

1:30 pm Heat 1

1:42 pm Heat 2

1:54 pm Heat 3

2:06 pm Heat 4

Race #2 

1:50 – 2:25 pm Teams to Marshaling (be at marshaling 20-30 min before race)

2:18 pm Heat 5

2:30 pm Heat 6

2:42 pm Heat 7

2:54 pm Heat 8

Break

3:15 pm Honoring Cancer Survivors and Caregivers in Our Community

3:30 pm Championship Round (Top 3 Teams)

3:45 pm Awards and Festival Closing