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1993 Art - Sue Kallerges
1993 - Sue Kallerges
1995 Art - Sue Kallerges
1995 - Sue Kallerges
1996 Art - Sue Kallerges
1996 - Sue Kallerges
Westfield River Whitewater Races 2016 - The oldest continuously run canoe race in the US

Schedule of Prizes

Prizes for the Novice Race are souvenir wooden paddle trophies and are awarded five places deep in all classes except Jr/Sr Male and Jr/Sr Female, which are awarded ten places deep.

Pro Race Awards

All prizes must be claimed at the awards ceremony by at least one member of the winning team. No prize money will be mailed. Awards will take place between 4 PM and 5 PM at Strathmore Park. All boats in the Pro class must be measured prior to the start of the race. Boat width must equal 16% of the length. ABS hulls only and 17' maximum length. Pro class start order will be determined by lottery. For more information contact Ed Smith at 413-636-2397

Open Class
Place Award
1st $ 400
2nd $ 300
3rd $ 200
4th $ 100
5th $ 95
6th $ 90
7th $ 85
8th $ 80
9th $ 75
10th $ 70
11th $ 65
12th $ 60
13th $ 55
14th $ 50
15th $ 50
16th $ 50
17th $ 50
18th $ 50
19th $ 50
20th $ 50
Women
Place Award
1st $100
2nd $ 75
3rd $ 50
Mixed
Place Award
1st $120
2nd $110
3rd $100
4th $ 90
5th $ 80
6th $ 70
7th $ 60
8th $ 50
9th $ 50
10th $ 50
Women's and mixed prizes are bonus money in addition to overall place in open class.