Since 1989 the Dan River Boat Race has grown into a statewide event. Many paddlers have been racing with us for years, creating a great atmosphere for all. Race will be held on Saturday, August 7th , 2021. Pre-registration is $25.00 (Deadline: August 6th, 2021 @ 3:00PM) and On-site registration is $30.00. Open Division Check-in starts at 7:30AM-8:30AM, and Rec Check-in starts at 7:30AM-9:45AM on the 7th at the Lindsay Bridge Access (634 Lindsay Bridge Rd. Madison, NC 27025).

Rec Division Race begins at the Lindsay Bridge Access (634 Lindsay Bridge Rd. Madison, NC 27025) & Finishes at 704 Access (150 Water St. Madison, NC 27025). Open Division Race begins at the Private Entrance & Finishes at 704 Access (150 Water St. Madison, NC 27025).

  • 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 12:00pm (when all paddlers have completed the race)
  • Awards will be handed out at A Sweet Southern Mess Antiques which is at the 704 Access
  • Parking & Shuttle Available
  • On-Site boat rentals available
  • T-shirt for each participant 

Register online at https://etrak-plus.com/etrak/cp?org=114034&origin=http://m-mrec.org/ or in person/by mail to Madison Mayodan Recreation Center, 300 South 2nd Ave, Mayodan NC 27027. 
***Pre-registration deadline: 3:00PM, August 6th, 2021***