Registrations for 2022 races will open on February 15. All Sunday races will be moved to Saturday except the Stock Aluminum Sprint race. All Monday races have been moved to Sunday.

Friday Races

Friday, May 27 @ 5:30 pm
The Youth Race is a short sprint race from the Sydney Fishing Access to the General Clinton Park. This race is open to racers between 11 and 18 years old. This race has classes for C-1 and C-2 boats.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $12 per person

Location:
Start Location: Sidney Fishing Access
Start Address: NY 7, Bainbridge, NY, Just west of NY 8
GPS Coordinates: 42.317044, -75.413992

Friday, May 27 @ 6:15 pm
The Generation Gap canoe race is a fun 4 mile downstream race for the young and the old (at least 14 years older). The GG starts off the 4 days of canoe racing that finishes in General Clinton Park. The 6:15pm start time is for teams with one paddler between 5 and 18 years old and a second padder at least 14 years older. This race is for Stock Aluminum Canoes.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $25 per boat
May 9, 2022 - May 26, 2022: $30 per boat

Location:
Start Location: Sidney Fishing Access
Start Address: NY 7, Bainbridge, NY, Just west of NY 8
GPS Coordinates: 42.317044, -75.413992

Classes:

Stock Aluminum 1 - Generation Gap (5-12 y.o + Adult 14+ years older) - This class is intended for stock aluminum canoes. Fiberglass or plastic canoes will be allowed in this class, but may be required to start in the rear of the starting line. You must be in a stock aluminum canoe to place in the top 3 places. Kevlar or similar light weight canoes can only enter in the Amateur race. There must be a 14+ year age difference between the two paddlers. One paddler must be between 5 and 12 years old.
Register for Stock Aluminum 1 - Generation Gap (5-12 y.o + Adult 14+ years older) class
Stock Aluminum 2 - Generation Gap (13-18 y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) - This class is intended for stock aluminum canoes. Fiberglass or plastic canoes will be allowed in this class, but may be required to start in the rear of the starting line. You must be in a stock aluminum canoe to place in the top 3 places. Kevlar or similar light weight canoes can only enter in the Amateur race. There must be a 14+ year age difference between the two paddlers. One paddler must be between 13 and 18 years old.
Register for Stock Aluminum 2 - Generation Gap (13-18 y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) class

Friday, May 27 @ 6:45 pm
The Generation Gap canoe race is a fun 4 mile downstream race for the young and the old (at least 14 years older). The GG starts off the 4 days of canoe racing that finishes in General Clinton Park. The 6:45pm start time is for teams composed of a female paddler older than 11 and a second female paddler at least 14 years older. This race is open to all boat types.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $25 per boat
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $30 per boat

Location:
Start Location: Sidney Fishing Access
Start Address: NY 7, Bainbridge, NY, Just west of NY 8
GPS Coordinates: 42.317044, -75.413992

Classes:

Stock Aluminum 4 - Generation Gap (2 females Or mixed team, One paddler 14+ years older) - This class is intended for stock aluminum canoes. Fiberglass or plastic canoes will be allowed in this class, but may be required to start in the rear of the starting line. You must be in a stock aluminum canoe to place in the top 3 places. Kevlar or similar light weight canoes can only enter in the Amateur race. There must be a 14+ year age difference between the two paddlers. At least one paddler must be female.
Register for Stock Aluminum 4 - Generation Gap (2 females Or mixed team, One paddler 14+ years older) class
Stock Aluminum 5 - Generation Gap (19+ y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) - This class is intended for stock aluminum canoes. Fiberglass or plastic canoes will be allowed in this class, but may be required to start in the rear of the starting line. You must be in a stock aluminum canoe to place in the top 3 places. Kevlar or similar light weight canoes can only enter in the Amateur race. There must be a 14+ year age difference between the two paddlers. Both paddlers must be at least 19 years old.
Register for Stock Aluminum 5 - Generation Gap (19+ y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) class

Friday, May 27 @ 7:00 pm
The Generation Gap canoe race is a fun 4 mile downstream race for the young and the old (at least 14 years older). The GG starts off the 4 days of canoe racing that finishes in General Clinton Park. The 7:00pm start time is for teams with one paddler between 5-12 years old and a second paddler at least 14 years older. This race is for Amateur boats.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $25 per boat
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $30 per boat

Location:
Start Location: Sidney Fishing Access
Start Address: NY 7, Bainbridge, NY, Just west of NY 8
GPS Coordinates: 42.317044, -75.413992

Classes:

Amateur 1 - Generation Gap(5-12 y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. This class is for a child between 5-12 years old and an adult at least 14 years older. Kevlar and other recreational boats may also enter in this race.
Register for Amateur 1 - Generation Gap(5-12 y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) class

Friday, May 27 @ 7:00 pm
The Generation Gap canoe race is a fun 4 mile downstream race for the young and the old (at least 14 years older). The GG starts off the 4 days of canoe racing that finishes in General Clinton Park. The 7:10pm start time is for teams with one paddler between 13-18 years old and a second paddler at least 14 years older. This race is for Amateur boats.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $25 per boat
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $30 per boat

Location:
Start Location: Sidney Fishing Access
Start Address: NY 7, Bainbridge, NY, Just west of NY 8
GPS Coordinates: 42.317044, -75.413992

Classes:

Amateur 2 - Generation Gap (13-18 y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. This class is for a child between 13-18 years old and an adult at least 14 years older. Kevlar and other recreational boats may also enter in this race.
Register for Amateur 2 - Generation Gap (13-18 y.o. + Adult 14+ years older) class

Friday, May 27 @ 7:15 pm
The Generation Gap canoe race is a fun 4 mile downstream race for the young and the old (at least 14 years older). The GG starts off the 4 days of canoe racing that finishes in General Clinton Park. The 7:20pm start time is for teams with one paddler at least 19 years old and a second paddler at least 14 years older. This race is for Amateur boats.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $25 per boat
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $30 per boat

Location:
Start Location: Sidney Fishing Access
Start Address: NY 7, Bainbridge, NY, Just west of NY 8
GPS Coordinates: 42.317044, -75.413992

Classes:

Amateur 4 - Generation Gap - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. Both paddlers must be at least 19 years old and there must be at least a 14 year age gap between the paddlers. Kevlar and other recreational boats may also enter in this race.
Register for Amateur 4 - Generation Gap class

Saturday Races

Saturday, May 28 @ 11:00 am
The General Clinton Sprint Races are a warm up for the 70 miler that happens the next day. This race starts at the Unadilla Fishing Access, New York and follows the last 11 miles of the 70 miler. This is a great race for the pit crews, feeders, scout leaders and all other paddlers that might not be ready for the big race.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $25 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $30 per person
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $35 per person

Location:
Start Location: Unadilla Fishing Access
Start Address: River Road, Unadilla, NY, just west of New York State Reference Rte 991H
GPS Coordinates: 42.320601, -75.323241

Classes:

Open Recreational Kayak Sprint - This class is for kayaks less than 16 feet in overall length.
Register for Open Recreational Kayak Sprint class
Open Kayak Sprint - This class is for kayaks that are 16 to 20 feet in overall length and at least 18 inches wide at the 4 inch waterline.
Register for Open Kayak Sprint class

Saturday, May 28 @ 11:00 am
The General Clinton Sprint Races are a warm up for the 70 miler that happens the next day. This race starts at the Unadilla Fishing Access, New York and follows the last 11 miles of the 70 miler. This is a great race for the pit crews, feeders, scout leaders and all other paddlers that might not be ready for the big race.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $25 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $30 per person
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $35 per person

Location:
Start Location: Unadilla Fishing Access
Start Address: River Road, Unadilla, NY, just west of New York State Reference Rte 991H
GPS Coordinates: 42.320601, -75.323241

Classes:

NYMCRA C2 Stock Sprint - Canoes in this class must meet the NYMCRA racing canoes specifications. This class is open to Men's, Women's, or Mixed Teams.
Register for NYMCRA C2 Stock Sprint class

Saturday, May 28 @ 11:00 am
The General Clinton Sprint Races are a warm up for the 70 miler that happens the next day. This race starts at the Unadilla Fishing Access, New York and follows the last 11 miles of the 70 miler. This is a great race for the pit crews, feeders, scout leaders and all other paddlers that might not be ready for the big race.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $25 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $30 per person
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $35 per person

Location:
Start Location: Unadilla Fishing Access
Start Address: River Road, Unadilla, NY, just west of New York State Reference Rte 991H
GPS Coordinates: 42.320601, -75.323241

Classes:

NYMCRA C2 Stock Sprint - Canoes in this class must meet the NYMCRA racing canoes specifications. This class is open to Men's, Women's, or Mixed Teams.
Register for NYMCRA C2 Stock Sprint class

Saturday, May 28 @ 11:00 am
The General Clinton Sprint Races are a warm up for the 70 miler that happens the next day. This race starts at the Unadilla Fishing Access, New York and follows the last 11 miles of the 70 miler. This is a great race for the pit crews, feeders, scout leaders and all other paddlers that might not be ready for the big race.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $25 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $30 per person
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $35 per person

Location:
Start Location: Unadilla Fishing Access
Start Address: River Road, Unadilla, NY, just west of New York State Reference Rte 991H
GPS Coordinates: 42.320601, -75.323241

Classes:

Open C1 Stock Sprint - This class is open to any single paddler. Canoes must meet NYMCRA specifications.
Register for Open C1 Stock Sprint class
Mens Under 50 C1 Sprint - This class is open to men under 50 years old. Canoes specifically built for racing are recommended for this class.
Register for Mens Under 50 C1 Sprint class
50 & Over  C1 Sprint - This class is open to men or women over 50 years old.
Register for 50 & Over  C1 Sprint class
Womens C1 Sprint - This class is open to Women of all ages. Any type of canoe can be used in this race.
Register for Womens C1 Sprint class

Saturday, May 28 @ 11:00 am
The General Clinton Sprint Races are a warm up for the 70 miler that happens the next day. This race starts at the Unadilla Fishing Access, New York and follows the last 11 miles of the 70 miler. This is a great race for the pit crews, feeders, scout leaders and all other paddlers that might not be ready for the big race.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $25 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $30 per person
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $35 per person

Location:
Start Location: Unadilla Fishing Access
Start Address: River Road, Unadilla, NY, just west of New York State Reference Rte 991H
GPS Coordinates: 42.320601, -75.323241

Classes:

Amateur Sprint - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. This class is open to Men's, Women's, or Mixed teams.
Register for Amateur Sprint class

Saturday, May 28 @ 12:00 pm

Approximately 30 mile race with 5 legs starting at designated areas downstream. Teams consist of 6-10 canoeists and one canoe. Teams must change at each exchange point buoy.Stock aluminum canoes only!

1st Leg: 3 miles to Rt 205 bridge. Exchange on right side of the river just after the bridge. Link to map

2nd Leg: 9 miles to Otego/Wells Bridge fishing access. Water is mostly deep. Link to map

3rd Leg: 8 3/4 miles to Unadilla fishing access. Water varies from deep to shallow with some rapids. Link to map

4th Leg: 4 1/4 miles to Sidney-Ozzies beach just before Main Street bridge. Link to map

5th Leg: 4 1/4 miles to General Clinton Park. Water is mostly shallow.

Entry fee includes 5 free parking passes

This race will be starting at noon on Saturday.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $200 per boat
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $300 per boat

Location:
Start Location: Southside Oneonta
Start Address: NY 23, Oneonta, Across from Southside Mall
GPS Coordinates: 42.4487950, -75.0445320

Classes:

Mixed Stock Aluminum Relay - Stock Aluminum Canoes only. Canoes must be production models of established manufacturers.
Register for Mixed Stock Aluminum Relay class

Saturday, May 28 @ 1:00 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 1:00 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 1:15 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 1:20 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 1:20 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 1:30 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 1:30 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 2:00 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 2:10 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 2:15 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 2:15 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Saturday, May 28 @ 2:25 pm
All of the scout races are open to teams composed of scouts, both male and female. Registration for these races cannot be completed online. Please contact Eileen Tallmadge at 607-639-2476 or click here to download the paper entry form.

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Sunday Races

Sunday, May 29 @ 6:00 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $60 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $100 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

C-4 Stock Endurance - The boat must be specifically built by the manufacturer to accommodate 4 paddlers. One of a kind canoes must be petitioned 30 days prior to race date. Current C-4 Stock List: Wenonah - Minnesota 3, Minnesota 4 Bell Canoe Works - North Shore Savage River -Saranac
Register for C-4 Stock Endurance class

Sunday, May 29 @ 6:00 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Mar 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $120 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $200 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

C4 Unlimited Endurance - This class is for the pro athletes. Must be using a boat specifically designed for four people with a max length of 25' 11", minimum width of 32" at the gunwale, and minimum weight of 50 pounds.
Register for C4 Unlimited Endurance class

Sunday, May 29 @ 6:00 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $60 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $100 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

Mixed/Women NYMCRA Stock Endurance - NYMCRA Stock class will follow NYMCRA rules. Accepted C-2 stock canoes: Wenonah: Jensen 17&18, Sundowner, Minnesota II, Odyssey, Champlain, Escape, Escapade; Grasse River Boat Works: Traveler 17'15", Traveler 18'6", Monarch; Mad River: Lamoille; Horizon; Bell Canoe: Northstar, Northwind, Northwoods; Savage River: Susquehanna. This class is for Women's or Mixed teams.
Register for Mixed/Women NYMCRA Stock Endurance class
Mens NYMCRA Stock Endurance - NYMCRA Stock class will follow NYMCRA rules. Accepted C-2 stock canoes: Wenonah: Jensen 17&18, Sundowner, Minnesota II, Odyssey, Champlain, Escape, Escapade; Grasse River Boat Works: Traveler 17'15", Traveler 18'6", Monarch; Mad River: Lamoille; Horizon; Bell Canoe: Northstar, Northwind, Northwoods; Savage River: Susquehanna. This is a Men's Class.
Register for Mens NYMCRA Stock Endurance class
Mixed/Women Recreation Endurance - Must be a stock canoe from an established manufacturer. This is a Mixed class, and can include men's, women's, and mixed teams. Stock Aluminums should enter in the Stock Aluminum class.
Register for Mixed/Women Recreation Endurance class
Recreation Endurance - Must be a stock canoe from an established manufacturer. This is a Mixed class, and can include mens, womens, and mixed teams. Stock Aluminums should enter in the Stock Aluminum class.
Register for Recreation Endurance class
Open Stock Aluminum Endurance - Production models of established manufacturers. No Lowline, Minnieck or Beaverboats. No changes other than seats or foot braces. This is a Men's, Mixed, or Women's class.
Register for Open Stock Aluminum Endurance class
Touring Open Endurance - This class is to introduce paddlers to Marathon Canoe racing. We allow any canoe or kayak to enter this class. This class is a "just for fun" class. There are no awards or trophies handed out (except first time finisher awards). If you're unsure which class to enter, or if this is your first time entering the race, we recommend this class.
Register for Touring Open Endurance class

Sunday, May 29 @ 6:30 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $120 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $200 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

C1 Pro - These are canoeing elite, with paddlers competing for prize money. Must be using a C1 Pro Canoe.
Register for C1 Pro class

Sunday, May 29 @ 6:30 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $60 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $100 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

Open Under 50 C1 Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. This is for individuals under 50 years old. Pro or Amateur C1 boats required.
Register for Open Under 50 C1 Endurance class
Open 50 & Over C1 Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. Pro or Amateur C1 boat required. Paddler must be at least 50 years old.
Register for Open 50 & Over C1 Endurance class
Open C1-70 ABM Stock Endurnace - Entry level for the solo class. Grasse River Boat Works: Classic, Classic XL; Wenonah: Advantage, Prism, Encounter, Solitude; Sawyer: Summer Song, DY Special, Shock Wave; Savage River: Otegan (modified); Bell Canoe: Magic; Mad River: Independence.
Register for Open C1-70 ABM Stock Endurnace class

Sunday, May 29 @ 6:30 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $60 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $100 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

Kayak Endurance - This class is for the more serious Kayaker. Racing level kayaks only. All other kayaks must enter the Touring Open Endurance class.
Register for Kayak Endurance class

Sunday, May 29 @ 7:30 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $60 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $100 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

50-59 Amateur Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. Both paddlers must be at least 50 years old. If both paddlers are over 60 years old, register in the 60 and Over Amateur Endurance Class.
Register for 50-59 Amateur Endurance class
Womens Amateur Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. This is a women's class.
Register for Womens Amateur Endurance class
Mixed Amateur Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. Boats in this class must have one female and one male paddler.
Register for Mixed Amateur Endurance class
Mens Under 50 Amateur Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. This class is for men under 50 years old.
Register for Mens Under 50 Amateur Endurance class
60 and Over Amateur Endurance - This is the class for the more serious athlete, the top level for the amateur racer. May use 3x27 pro or USCA Competition Cruising boats. Both paddlers must be at least 60 years old.
Register for 60 and Over Amateur Endurance class

Sunday, May 29 @ 7:30 am
Now in its 56th year the "70 Miler" follows the Susquehanna River, starting at Brookwood Point 1.5 north of Cooperstown at 6000 State Highway 80 and finishing in General Clinton Park in Bainbridge NY. The race is open to paddlers of all abilities, recreational to elite with finishing times of 6:36 for the elites and recreational paddlers can sometimes expect a 12 to 13 hour paddle depending on river levels. A "pit crew or feeders" can make the race a lot easier. Finishing the "70" is quite an accomplishment for any paddler! Can you do the "70 miler"?

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $120 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $200 per person

Location:
Start Location: Brockwood Point
Start Address: 6000 NY-80, Cooperstown, NY 13326
GPS Coordinates: 42.726823, -74.918591

Classes:

Pro Class - These are canoeing elite, with paddlers competing for prize money. 3x27 Pro boat is required. This class has subclasses for men, women, and mixed teams.
Register for Pro Class class

Sunday, May 29 @ 11:00 am
The General Clinton Sprint Races are a warm up for the 70 miler that happens the next day. This race starts at the Unadilla Fishing Access, New York and follows the last 11 miles of the 70 miler. This is a great race for the pit crews, feeders, scout leaders and all other paddlers that might not be ready for the big race.

Entry Fee:
Feb 15, 2022 - Apr 25, 2022: $25 per person
Apr 26, 2022 - May 8, 2022: $30 per person
May 9, 2022 - May 27, 2022: $35 per person

Location:
Start Location: Unadilla Fishing Access
Start Address: River Road, Unadilla, NY, just west of New York State Reference Rte 991H
GPS Coordinates: 42.320601, -75.323241

Classes:

Open Stock Aluminum/Rec Sprint - This class is for stock Aluminum or Recreational (not specifically built for racing) canoes only. This class is open to men or mixed teams.
Register for Open Stock Aluminum/Rec Sprint class
Womens Stock Aluminum/Rec Sprint - This class is for stock Aluminum or Recreational canoes only. Both paddlers must be female.
Register for Womens Stock Aluminum/Rec Sprint class

Same day registration is available for the Generation Gap Races and the Sprint races. Same day registrations will be charged the highest price listed.
Contact us by visiting the "CONTACT" page if you experience any problems.

There is a $45 late fee for any changes or entries received after Mother's Day (May 8, 2022). Late fee will not apply to races that accept entries at the start of the race. Late entries will be accepted at the discretion of the Entry Chair.

Refund Policy: Full Refund for notices of cancellations received on or before March 31. 50% refund for notices of cancellations received on or before the first price increase (The Monday 5 weeks before Memorial Day). No refunds after Mother's Day, May 8, 2022