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Greens Bayou Regatta

September 26 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

We are excited to announce the 5th Annual Greens Bayou Regatta will be held on September 26th, 2020! (Pst, feel free to clear up your calendars for this date)!

We are happy to announce we ended up raising $14,260 for Paddle Trail Development. Woo-hoo!

We also have a survey for you to fill out about your 2019 experience so we can make 2020 even more successful: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TJJRJ7B

A special thank you to all of our sponsors:
Port Houston
SWCA Environmental Consultants
Hawes Hill and Associates, LLP
Costello, Inc
RBAP
RES
The Pines at Woodcreek
SWA
Northshore Rotary
Redfin
Top Golf

A special thank you to our in-kind sponsors: Waste Management, Houston Parks Board, the Mayor’s Office of Special Events, Jacinto City Fire Department, R&K Barbecue, Starbucks, Panera, Metro, 11 Below Brewing, Coca Cola, Sprouts, Whole Earth Provisions, Magoo’s Print Shop, 104.1 KRBE, Ross Metal Works, Harris County Precinct 4, Harris County Precinct 2, REI, Restore Life Support, Bayou Preservation Association, Austin Kayak, and all the volunteers for putting the event together.

Brock Park Golf Course, 8201 John Ralston, Houston, TX 77044
7:30 AM – Check in/Registration begins
8:45 AM – Opening Ceremonies
9:00 AM – Race Begins

Thomas Bell Foster Park, 12895 Greens Bayou Street, Houston, TX 77015
10:30 AM – Finish Line Festivities Commence (lunch, music, vendors)
10:30 AM – Complimentary shuttle begins**
12:00 PM / 12:30 PM (or when all racers finish) – Closing Ceremonies
2:00 PM – Event Wrap-up

**Complimentary shuttles are available to all attendees to take back to the starting line, retrieve their vehicles and pickup their boat from the finish line

Your participation in this event, directly supports development of the proposed 27.5 mile Greens Bayou Paddle Trail. Be a part of this exciting community event and help raise funds to make our vision of a Paddle Trail a reality.

 Schedule from 2019:
Opening Ceremony Will begin at 8:45 AM at the “Announcing Tent” with remarks from Mayor Sylvester Turner; and a race briefing afterwards. Trail access to “Put In #1” will open after the opening ceremony. Please be near the “Announcing Tent” at 8:45 AM (See Brock Park Map). Race Schedule and Put Ins The race will have staggered start times determine by boat class. All boats will start on the water. There are two launch areas available. These are depicted on the site map. Put In #1 is accessible down a short trail leaving the area of the golf green and going to the beach along the bayou near the start line. Put In #2 is located between the golf course bridges (*since removed*) on the east side of the bayou. The start line is two hundred yards downstream from this put-in and marked with red poles. You may wait along the upstream of the starting line along banks until you are told to line up for your start time. You may warm up on the bayou upstream of the chute.
**The initial start time is approximate with the waves following each other by 5 minutes.
8:45 AM Brock Opening Ceremony Paddle Trail Chair, GBC Chair, Mayor Turner
9:00 AM Brock Boat Staging Racers
9:10 AM Brock Corporate Cup Start
9:15 AM Brock Rec C-2 Start
9:20 AM Brock Rec K-1 (short) Start
9:25 AM Brock Rec K-1 (long) Start
9:30 AM Brock Unlimited Start
9:35 AM Brock Solo Unlimited Start
9:40 AM Brock ICF K-1/Surf Skis & SUP Start

Venue

Brock Park
8201 John Ralston Rd
Houston, TX 77044 United States
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