Rules

Updated: May 27th 2022

Rules Overview

  • Racers must complete the courses during the race time frames
  • Any GPS device that can sync to Strava or export GPX files can be used to submit your times. 
  • Race times must be submitted no more than 24 hours after that attempt has been started.
  • Racers must follow the courses published (download the GPX to run it for turn-by-turn directions if your computer supports navigation directions)
  • Racers MUST Follow all rules of the lake, river, waterway and social etiquette
  • Pack it in pack it out (aka Leave no Trace)
  • Be a S.H.A.R.K (Safe, Honest, Accountable, Responsible, Kind)

Nature Preserve Disclaimer - Please Note!

When participating in the races on the Deschutes River, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS (aka enter or exit) the river from the area on the north shore adjacent to Bend Whitewater Park (see picture below). This is a protected area. Further, please be respectful of the wildlife and plant life along the river. If we discover a violation, we will be required to disqualify you from the Series without refund.