Cambridge to Hamilton Paddle Race

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Cambridge to Hamilton Paddle Race

3 October 2021 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Cambridge to Hamilton Paddle Race is an iconic Hamilton event, situated on the beautiful Waikato River. This event is open to both serious and recreational paddlers alike.

  • The paddle race is open to all types and classes of boats, from Stand up Paddleboards to Wakas.
  • Competitors start at the riverside reserve in Cambridge and work there way 25km down stream to the finish line at the Waikato Sports Fishing Club/ Hamilton city Hawks Club rooms.
  • For those wanting to tackle a lesser distance, there is also the option of entering the 11km half from the narrows landing.
  • Star Kayaks Youth Challenge, 10Km kayak race.
  • Red Paddle Co Youth Sup Challenge  10km School Stand up paddle board race. Gear and board included in entry!
  • Online entries close  at midnight Friday the 10th Sept 2021.
  • All competitors and support crew must scan into contact tracing.


3 October 2021
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Riverside Park
Riverside Park, Dominion Ave
Cambridge, Waikato New Zealand
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