Join us for the 14th Annual Paddle-or-Battle on the Appomattox

Saturday, September 24, 2022

7:00-8:30AM Registration/Shuttles
9:00AM Leisure Paddles
10:00AM Race Starts
12:00PM Awards & Lunch
12:30-1:30PM Shuttles

Hopewell City Marina, 1051 Riverside Ave, Hopewell, VA 23860

Welcoming paddlers of all levels in kayaks, canoes & SUPs to your choice of a 10-Mile Race, 10-Mile Leisure Paddle, or 2-Mile Shorty. Registration includes shuttle, morningĀ  snacks, lunch, t-shirt, and awards for top-finishers in each category! Event proceeds support Friends of the Lower Appomattox River (FOLAR) conservation and stewardship programs. Properly worn PFD’s are required. All participants are required to complete a liability waiver. Parent/Guardian signature required for all persons under 18 years of age. Under 17 must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration & more details coming soon!

Interested in sponsoring the 2022 Paddle-or-Battle?

Please contact Kiffy Werkheiser, FOLAR Development Director, by email atĀ

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