Local Happenings Categorized: Sports

Maine Summer Adventure Race- New Gloucester, ME

Date: Saturday, June 22-Sunday, June 23 Time:  7:00 am (Sat.) – 7:00 am (Sun.) Place: Pineland Farms 15 Farm View Drive New Gloucester, ME 04260 Now in its fourth year, the Maine Summer Adventure Race promises to deliver a full day of adventure, sending racers out to explore Maine’s thick pine forests, deep cold lakes and rivers, and the vast Atlantic. The 2019 Maine Summer AR will be a 24-hour race, designed to be the premier one-day race… Read more »

2019 Giddyup Trail Running Festival at Pineland Farms

Event Date: May 25-26, 2019 Time:  9:00 am – 4:00 pm Place: Pineland Farms 15 Farm View Rd. New Gloucester, ME 04260 Come and experience Maine’s largest and finest trail running festival! The festival includes plenty of beer drinking, BBQ (veggie friendly), pot-luck dishes, desserts, eclectic music performances, and fun family activities. Races include: Saturday 5/25/19: -1 km Kids’ race -5 km Canicross (dog+runner) -5 km -10 km Sunday 5/26/19: -25 km -50 km -50 mile… Read more »

Maine Disc Golf Tour Opener – New Gloucester, ME

Event Date: May 5, 2019 Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm  Place: Pine Land Farms 15 Farm View Rd. New Gloucester, ME 04260 The 2019 Maine Disc Golf Tour Season Opener will be on Pineland Farm. Pineland offers 2 fantastic courses which will challenge both your short and long game. Plenty of ace runs on the Minuteman, lots of space to let them rip on the Patriot. For lunch, be sure to grab a bite to… Read more »

Locust Fork Classic Whitewater Races – Blountsville, AL

Event Date: Saturday & Sunday, April 6 & 7 Time: 9 am-3 pm Place: Kings Bend 65171-65141 US 231 Blountsville AL 35031 The Locust Fork Classic is the is the last race in the Alabama Cup series. An exciting event at a beautiful spot on the Locust Fork. Spectators and Volunteers welcome. Food and camping are available. Two days of Whitewater races and outdoor joy! Come and enjoy one of the largest eco-friendly tourist attractions… Read more »

Alabama Cup Racing Association Whitewater Racing Events
Blount County, AL

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Whitewater Racing Events The Alabama Cup Racing Series is made up of the Locust Fork Race and the Mulberry Fork Canoe & Kayak Races. Racecourses consist of about 25 gates, set on class II/III rapids that are approximately one hundred yards long. They are spectator friendly with walking trails right beside them. Dates Mulberry Fork Canoe & Kayak Races – March 2nd & 3rd 2019 Locust Fork Races – April 6th & 7th 2019 Paddlefest… Read more »