The Quincy 5 Miler is an open water head race that will be run downstream from the public boat launch at Canton Chute PUA (Knapheide Landing Boat Ramp), past the south end of Hogback Island, down the Illinois side of the Mississippi River, in through “The Cut” to Quincy Bay…
Quincy 5 Miler
2016 Quincy 5 Miler Results
2016 OVERALL RESULTS Fast water and beautiful weather allow racers to break 11 course records in 2016. See the Quincy 5 Miler Record Book here.
“Allie Lymenstull” Cup
The “Allie Lymenstull” Cup, an award to be presented to the fastest single rowing boat each year, from the Quincy 5 Miler. This award was created to honor Allie’s contribution to local river culture, and local rowing history. Each year, the fastest single boat from the Quincy 5 Miler, will have…
Bear Creek Grunt
The Bear Creek Grunt is an approximately 15 mile open water adventure type race, that will be run downstream from the Bear Creek PUA, down the Canton Chute between a series of islands and the Illinois shoreline. Then passes the Canton Chute PUA (Knapheide Landing Boat Ramp), past the south…
2016 Bear Creek Grunt Results
2016 OVERALL RESULTS Fast water and beautiful weather allow racers to break 6 course records in 2016. See the Bear Creek Grunt Record Book here.
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