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Nemasket Race





Sponsored By:

Taunton River Watershed Alliance

Middleboro & Bridgewater Lions Club


With a special thanks to:

Ocean Spray & Canoe Passage Outfitters


This years race is cancelled due to construction at Oliver Mills, the finish line of the race.

Registration 8:30-10:30 AM

 Races Start  11:00 AM

Pre-register: $15/boat Day of Race: $20/boat

(2 Person per canoe maximum)


Wearing of Personal Flotation Device (state law) & extra paddle required!

No alcohol allowed

Registration Form


____ Racing ____  Semi-Racing ____ Recreational
____ Solo Canoe ____ Century (Rec. Boats only) ____ Kayak
____ Women (Rec. Boats only) ____ Adult/Youth (Rec. Boats only) Youth 10-14 years ____ Boy/Girl Scout (One paddler must be 15 years or older)

1st Place—$50 + Plaques,  2nd & 3rd Place—Plaques
Minimum of four entrants required for a class to receive a cash prize. All classifications will receive trophies with no minimum on the number of entrants. 

Each canoe entry eligible for a special drawing

Prize Donated by Canoe Passage Outfitters

Paddler  1 Boat Information Paddler  2
Name______________ Make______________ Name_____________
Address____________ Model_____________ Address___________
___________________ Length____________ __________________
Phone_____________ Width @ 4" WL_____ Phone____________

Racing: 18’6” max. length, min. width @ 4” water line not less than 14 3/8% of length measured within 12” of centerline

Semi Racing: 18’6” max length, min width @ 4” water line not less than 15% of length measured within 12” of centerline

Recreational: Any length, but width @ 4” water line (excluding keel) must be at least 16% of the length

Kayak: Any kayak whose width is 20” or greater

Please mail registration form and check to TRWA  P.O. Box 146, Bridgewater, MA 02324

For early registration, checks must reach TRWA by May 3, 2001

Nemasket Race Booklet
If you would like to be a race sponsor or advertise in our booklet, please read on.

2002 Nemasket River Canoe & Kayak Race

On the first Sunday of May, hundreds of participants and spectators gather along the Nemasket River to celebrate Spring and the Nemasket River Canoe & Kayak Race. We are offering you the opportunity to add your company’s name to this prestigious event by placing an advertisement in the race brochure. The 9th Annual Nemasket River Race , on Sunday May 5, 2002, will attract hundreds of paddlers and spectators from all over New England.

The Nemasket River Race is the largest public event of the Taunton River Watershed Alliance (TRWA), a nonprofit alliance of concerned individuals, business and organizations who are dedicated to protecting and restoring the Taunton River watershed, its tributaries, wetland, flood plains, river corridors and wildlife.

By purchasing an advertisement in the brochure you will raise awareness about your company’s products and services, and highlight the interests and goals you share with thousands of outdoor recreational enthusiasts, environmentalists, and families in attendance. Advertisement specifications and rates are:

Business Card Ad: $25.00

1/4 Page: $75.00

1/2 Page: $125.00

Full Page: $200.00

FULL RACE SPONSOR $400.00 (Includes full page in race brochure and

listing on all race flyers and entry forms as a race sponsor)

Please make your check out to TRWA

Mail check with your ad copy, and application to:

Ray Brierly

Care of Canoe Passage Outfitters

407 Rt. 44 Raynham, MA 02767

Please Note: The deadline for ads is April 24

For information call: 508-824-1146

Business Name_______________________


Phone #__________________________________

Contact Person____________________________

Ad Size: __ Business Card

__ 1/4 Page

__1/2 Page __Full Page

__Full Race Sponsor

Amount Enclosed_____



Taunton River Watershed Alliance, Inc.

P.O. Box 146 Bridgewater, MA 02324
Phone: 508-697-5700    Fax: 508-697-3375