Since 1989 the Dan River Boat Race has grown into a statewide event. Many paddlers have been racing with us for years, creating a “homecoming” for many.

ATTENTION!! Pre-registration is $25.00 and onsite registration is $30.00

  • Food and shopping will be available in downtown Madison.
  • Those entering two (2) events will be tagged to start at the beginning of the race.
  • Prizes and awards are distributed at approximately 1:30 (when all paddlers have completed the race)
  • Awards will be handed out in downtown Madison (Location to be determined)
  • Parking & Shuttle Available
  • On-Site boat rentals available
  • Pre-Registration Deadline: August 3, 2018

Register online at

or in person/by mail to Madison Mayodan Recreation Center, 300 South 2nd Ave, Mayodan NC 27027

Registration form, click here.

Updated Flyer, click here.