Illinois Whitewater Festival

Latest schedule for the IL whitewater Festival!

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015

5:00 – 7:00PM Register and build cardboard boats for Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce Cardboard Regatta Race.

7:00PM Cardboard Race.

8:00 PM National Paddling Film Festival 2 hour mini whitewater show at Yak Shack building next to the Marge Cline Whitewater Park.

SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2015

8:30 AM Registration starts for participants in the Slalom, Rodeo and Boatercross competitions. Cost $15.00 for all events. Limit two classes (2 heats per class) for slalom unless time permits for more.

9:15-9:45 AM Pre-meeting for the slalom competition

10:00-12:00 PM Slalom Competition

12:00 PM Lunch Break: Lunch included for all volunteers and participants.

12:45-1:00 PM Pre-meeting for the Rodeo Competition

1:00-2:00 PM Rodeo Competition

2:00-4:00 PM Slalom Competition (cont.)

4:00 PM Boatercross Competition

5:00 PM Awards Ceremony

Participants, volunteers or questions, contact

Andy Cocallas: acocallas@sbcglobal.net

847-830-4877

More Buttercup Information: www.sws-wis.com/buttercup/

Illinois Whitewater Festival

Latest schedule for the IL whitewater Festival!

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015

5:00 – 7:00PM Register and build cardboard boats for Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce Cardboard Regatta Race.

7:00PM Cardboard Race.

8:00 PM National Paddling Film Festival 2 hour mini whitewater show at Yak Shack building next to the Marge Cline Whitewater Park.

SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2015

8:30 AM Registration starts for participants in the Slalom, Rodeo and Boatercross competitions. Cost $15.00 for all events. Limit two classes (2 heats per class) for slalom unless time permits for more.

9:15-9:45 AM Pre-meeting for the slalom competition

10:00-12:00 PM Slalom Competition

12:00 PM Lunch Break: Lunch included for all volunteers and participants.

12:45-1:00 PM Pre-meeting for the Rodeo Competition

1:00-2:00 PM Rodeo Competition

2:00-4:00 PM Slalom Competition (cont.)

4:00 PM Boatercross Competition

5:00 PM Awards Ceremony

Participants, volunteers or questions, contact

Andy Cocallas: acocallas@sbcglobal.net

847-830-4877

More Buttercup Information: www.sws-wis.com/buttercup/

Illinois Whitewater Festival

Latest schedule for the IL whitewater Festival!

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015

5:00 – 7:00PM Register and build cardboard boats for Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce Cardboard Regatta Race.

7:00PM Cardboard Race.

8:00 PM National Paddling Film Festival 2 hour mini whitewater show at Yak Shack building next to the Marge Cline Whitewater Park.

SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2015

8:30 AM Registration starts for participants in the Slalom, Rodeo and Boatercross competitions. Cost $15.00 for all events. Limit two classes (2 heats per class) for slalom unless time permits for more.

9:15-9:45 AM Pre-meeting for the slalom competition

10:00-12:00 PM Slalom Competition

12:00 PM Lunch Break: Lunch included for all volunteers and participants.

12:45-1:00 PM Pre-meeting for the Rodeo Competition

1:00-2:00 PM Rodeo Competition

2:00-4:00 PM Slalom Competition (cont.)

4:00 PM Boatercross Competition

5:00 PM Awards Ceremony

Participants, volunteers or questions, contact

Andy Cocallas: acocallas@sbcglobal.net

847-830-4877

More Buttercup Information: www.sws-wis.com/buttercup/

Illinois Whitewater Festival

Latest schedule for the IL whitewater Festival!

FRIDAY, JULY 17, 2015

5:00 – 7:00PM Register and build cardboard boats for Yorkville Area Chamber of Commerce Cardboard Regatta Race.

7:00PM Cardboard Race.

8:00 PM National Paddling Film Festival 2 hour mini whitewater show at Yak Shack building next to the Marge Cline Whitewater Park.

SATURDAY, JULY 18, 2015

8:30 AM Registration starts for participants in the Slalom, Rodeo and Boatercross competitions. Cost $15.00 for all events. Limit two classes (2 heats per class) for slalom unless time permits for more.

9:15-9:45 AM Pre-meeting for the slalom competition

10:00-12:00 PM Slalom Competition

12:00 PM Lunch Break: Lunch included for all volunteers and participants.

12:45-1:00 PM Pre-meeting for the Rodeo Competition

1:00-2:00 PM Rodeo Competition

2:00-4:00 PM Slalom Competition (cont.)

4:00 PM Boatercross Competition

5:00 PM Awards Ceremony

Participants, volunteers or questions, contact

Andy Cocallas: acocallas@sbcglobal.net

847-830-4877

More Buttercup Information: www.sws-wis.com/buttercup/

APEs Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert

APE's Logo

(Registration Deadline—June 8, 2015)

Appalachian Paddling Enthusiasts (APEs) is pleased to announce the next of its Paddle with the Pros clinics, this time by hosting an Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert.  Eli has taken top honors at two World Championships, a World Cup, and a World Extreme Race, as well as numerous national and regional canoeing titles.  He has taught courses throughout the U.S and abroad, including for the Nantahala Outdoor Center, La Ola School of Paddling in Germany and Austria, and the Oxford Riverside Center in England.

The Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Course is designed for experienced open boaters looking to up their game, and will include refinement of fundamentals, strokes and river running technique.  The course will take place in the normal APEs watershed, to be determined as we get closer to the date.  The class will be limited to 5 students.  If you’re an aspiring open-boater this is your chance!  Send in your registration form and payment to take advantage of this outstanding and rare opportunity to learn from one of the world’s best!

APEs Beginner Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert

APE's Logo

(Registration Deadline—June 1, 2015)

APEs Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert

APE's Logo

(Registration Deadline—June 8, 2015)

Appalachian Paddling Enthusiasts (APEs) is pleased to announce the next of its Paddle with the Pros clinics, this time by hosting an Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert.  Eli has taken top honors at two World Championships, a World Cup, and a World Extreme Race, as well as numerous national and regional canoeing titles.  He has taught courses throughout the U.S and abroad, including for the Nantahala Outdoor Center, La Ola School of Paddling in Germany and Austria, and the Oxford Riverside Center in England.

The Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Course is designed for experienced open boaters looking to up their game, and will include refinement of fundamentals, strokes and river running technique.  The course will take place in the normal APEs watershed, to be determined as we get closer to the date.  The class will be limited to 5 students.  If you’re an aspiring open-boater this is your chance!  Send in your registration form and payment to take advantage of this outstanding and rare opportunity to learn from one of the world’s best!

APEs Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert

APE's Logo

(Registration Deadline—June 8, 2015)

Appalachian Paddling Enthusiasts (APEs) is pleased to announce the next of its Paddle with the Pros clinics, this time by hosting an Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Clinic with Eli Helbert.  Eli has taken top honors at two World Championships, a World Cup, and a World Extreme Race, as well as numerous national and regional canoeing titles.  He has taught courses throughout the U.S and abroad, including for the Nantahala Outdoor Center, La Ola School of Paddling in Germany and Austria, and the Oxford Riverside Center in England.

The Intermediate/Advanced Whitewater Canoe Course is designed for experienced open boaters looking to up their game, and will include refinement of fundamentals, strokes and river running technique.  The course will take place in the normal APEs watershed, to be determined as we get closer to the date.  The class will be limited to 5 students.  If you’re an aspiring open-boater this is your chance!  Send in your registration form and payment to take advantage of this outstanding and rare opportunity to learn from one of the world’s best!

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