VOL – River Keepers Race the Red Canoe & Kayak Races – Fargo – June 11

Calling all paddlers! We need volunteers for River Keepers Race the Red Canoe & Kayak Races this year! We are hosting this event at Dike East again with 1.5, 3.5, and 6-mile canoe and kayak races on the Red River. The event is nearly a month away on June 11. Time varies depending on the volunteer job but we our earliest shifts start at 5:30pm.

This is a BIG event to pull off. We had over 50 vessels out last year and we are hoping for more. We need help with the following:
In assistance: help participants in the water
Help participants moving vessels from unloading station
Traffic Control
Out Assistance: help participants out of the water
Upstream callers
Turn around points: participants paddle to designated turn around points, grab a prize, and race to the finish line! You can hand out prizes or help time.
Finish timer: log the finish and turn around point times of all participants
Dike East is located in Fargo near Island Park and the YMCA downtown location. 100 2nd St S

To volunteer contact Kim at 701.356.8915 or kimberly@riverkeepers.org.