Brent Arenz

August 31, 2022

Minnesota Paddling Championships, Sep 10-11th

Minnesota Paddling Championships in Bemidji are to be held Sept. 10th and 11th, 2022. On Saturday the pro tandem and standard tandem canoe and kayak races will take place. The pro race will have two categories, male and mixed.   Registration will be at the race location, (3210 County Rd 19, Bemidji, MN) on Saturday at 12:00 PM. Race start 1:00. Park on the side of the road. Race about 2 hours in length for pro, 1 hour for standard. Awards on site afterwards.

Sunday’s solo race on the 11th will include canoe, kayak and paddleboard categories, there will be standard and pro categories in the races. The Women’s tandem race will be held at the same time. Registration will begin at 9 AM, race start 10:00. Race about 1 hour 20 minutes for pro, 1 hour for standard. $ 40.00 tandem, $ 20.00 solo. $ 20 tandem and $ 10 solo for youth and juniors. No cost for solo race if you've previously registered for tandem race.

Email ( or call John at 763-843-7071 for more info.