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Taylorsville Lake Paddle Battle 2017

Taylorsville Lake Paddle Battle 2017

Period: Jun 10 - Jun 10, 2017
Location: Taylorsville, United States

On June 10th, 2017 Taylorsville-Spencer County Tourist, Recreation & Convention Commission will host the fourth annual Taylorsville Lake Paddle Battle. This paddlesports race is the third event in the Kentucky Waterman Series, featuring 2, 6 and 10 mile races for a diverse fielding of solo and tandem paddlecraft; SUP, Kayak, high performance kayaks, canoe, outrigger and prone boards. New for this year is a Friday night pre-race festival including Louisville Flyboard, , cookout, and other family-friendly activities. Located just a few miles outside of Louisville Metro, Taylorsville is a welcome respite from the city, offering a day trip full of fun in the water and along the trails of the Taylorsville Lake State Park.

Racers will launch from the boat ramp at beautiful Taylorsville Lake State Park and complete their loop courses surrounded by rolling hills and forest land. Taylorsville Lake, created in 1983 by the U.S Army Corps of Engineers, covers  3,050 acres, has a shoreline of 78 miles. and one of Kentucky’s premier venues for water sports.

The post-race celebration will be at Tanglewood Golf Resort where paddlers will gather for fellowship, music and, of course, the presentation of race awards.

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