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  • December 13, 2021

    MCRA 2022 Proposed Races
    Note – more may be added 2022
    Submitted Race Dates

    April 2 Klondike Oscoda
    May 14-15 Roscommon Canoe Classic
    May 21-22 Kawkawlin Canoe Clash
    June 4 Huron River Ann Arbor
    June 11-12 Newaygo Power Paddle
    June 18-19 Muskegon River Throw Down
    July 16- 17 Curley Memorial. Oscoda
    July 23-24 Spikes Challenge. Grayling
    July 30-31 AuSable Marathon
    August 12-14 USCA Nationals Newaygo
    August 20 Soo Canoe Race
    August 27-28 Mio First Dam Race
    Sept 10 B.I.G. Bellaire
    Sept. 17 Tahquamenon Paradise

  • November 15, 2021

    Members of the MCRA Board of Directors for the 2022 season. The first board meeting is the weekend of Dec 4th. If there are any items for the board please message mcra@miracing.com

    Lynne Witte
    Rebecca Davis
    Cheryl Lucey
    Austin Weiler
    Sean Brabant
    Weston Willoughby
    Mike Davis
    Tom Cannon
    Kyle Stonehouse
    Danny Medina
    Zach Cheney

  • September 20, 2021

    2021 MCRA Award Recipients

    Thank you to all the race directors, paddlers, families, sponsors, and volunteers.

    Rookie Paddler – Garrett Garner
    Most Improved – Jorden Wakeley
    Bow Award – Crystal & Sean Brabant
    Stern Award – Wes Dean
    Bank Runner – Crystal Brabant
    Curley Award – Community- Roscommon & MuskegonRiver
    President’s – Cheryl & John Lucey
    C-1 Points – Mike Davis
    C-1 Women’s – Rebecca Davis
    C-2 E-1 – Weston Willoughby
    C-2 E-2 – Diana Jurewicz

  • September 20, 2021

    Tahquamenon Wilderness Canoe Race and Big Canoe Race results are now posted

  • September 1, 2021

    Voting for the annual MCRA Annual Awards is now open through September 6th. Place your vote here

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