The Rocky Mountain Whitewater Series 2011 is 5 raft races through out Colorado, in which 6 person raft teams race for points and an overall champion. The RMWS 2011 is open to all mens, womens and junior raft teams. The series will stay consistent with the International Rafting Federation format, which will alternate from 4 to 6 person teams every other year, this season will be R-6. The team with the highest overall points will be crowned champions at the Gore Canyon Race on August 27th. Each of the 5 races are run independently, so registration will be done on race day.
Points will be given to all participating teams:
1st = 50 points
2nd = 40 points
3rd = 30 points
All others = 20 points
Rocky Mountain Whitewater series schedule along with other info from around the whitewater race community.
Link to RMWS 2011
Rocky Mountain Whitewater Series 2011
CKS Paddlefest 2011
May 27th thru 30th
This sprint race will kick off the Rocky Mountain Whitewater Series with some good old Head-to-Head action directely thru the Buena Vista whitewater park.
The Buena Vista Pro Sprint Raft Race will be on May 29th, 2011
Registration 5:00 to 6:00
Race start @ 6:00 Pm
The FibArk Festival 2011
June 15th thru 19th
The Bryan Dreher Pro raft race will be another sprint race, this one is a mass start. The race will be from the ball fields just north of town, down to the main play wave above the F-street bridge. Immediately following the race will be a raft rodeo.
The Bryan Dreher Pro Raft Race is on June 16th 2011
Registration 4-5 p.m.
Race starting at 5:00 pm
w/the raft rodeo at 6:00 pm
Royal Gorge Whitewater Festival 2011
June 24th & 25th
The Royal Gorge Pro raft race will be from Parkdale to Canon city's Centennial Park.
Whitewater Bar and Grill Pro Raft Race June 24th 2011
Race start 6:30pm
The Pine Creek Pro Raft Race 2011
This race will be a downriver race through Pine Creek rapid down to 5 1/2.
Registration 5pm to 6pm @ the Put-in
Race start @ 6pm
more details coming soon!
The Gore Canyon Pro Raft Race 2011
Saturday, August 27th
This race is typically an all day event, plan on being at the Put-in early to register. After the race the overall point leaders will be announced and crowned Champions of the Rocky Mtn Whitewater Series