Practice, Practice, Practice

Last year was my sixth year to participate in the Explorer/Venturer White River Canoe Race. Many things have changed over those years, from the ...

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Memories From Arkansas

The Minnesota boy’s team was extremely excited for some real competition at the Arkansas Canoe Race this past summer. Throughout the first few legs ...

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The Day the Sky Cracked Open

I woke up at sunrise on the second day of the 120 mile White River canoe race. The morning air was thick with mist ...

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Canoes of Fire

It was a dark and stormy morning; each team was timidly getting their boat set up for the 18 mile leg of the 40th ...

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Paul D Racing Story

It was cold, the sun was out and I couldn't be more ready. As I stood almost knee deep in the cold water of ...

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David S. Racing Story

Thirty years ago the White River Canoe Race was the highlight of my life. At the time, all of my best friends were members ...

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Kim A. Racing Story

I went to Boy Scout summer camp a thousand years ago (mid-60s) and learned to paddle a canoe. For me it was the best ...

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40 Years ago... The 1968 White River Canoe Race

In the early months of 1968 the Lion’s Club of Cabot decided that, in addition to their work with the sight impaired, they wanted ...

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The First White River Canoe Race in 1966

In 1966 I was a junior at North Little Rock High School (Arkansas) and in my younger days had been a Boy Scout and ...

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The White River Race

The White River Race By: Ariel E. Sayger The beginning of the race is tense, and the river is just so immense. How is this race done in ...

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