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by Peter B
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Buttercup's Yorkville Event cancelled.
Replies: 0
Views: 1232

Buttercup's Yorkville Event cancelled.

We are sorry to announce that the Yorkville, IL, Bicentennial Riverfront Park Event scheduled for July 13th, 2019, has been cancelled. We apologize for the late breaking notice. As a result, the Buttercup Series rule regarding the 2 event minimum to be eligible for trophy awards, has been waived for...
by Peter B
Wed May 08, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: May 18, 2019, Spring race, Wolf River, WI
Replies: 0
Views: 1520

May 18, 2019, Spring race, Wolf River, WI

Buttercup Whitewater Slalom Series will be holding the First Ditch (Spring Race) event, May 18, 2019, at Camp Gardner, Wolf River, WI. It's a Saturday race with volunteers needed for set up Friday 2pm. Registration Saturday at 8:30, race at 10. Pot luck lunch at the camp with soup and more. Plenty t...
by Peter B
Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Advice on slalom fees for kids
Replies: 15
Views: 1404

slalom fees for kids

For the Midwest's Buttercup Whitewater Slalom Series, the organizers charge the same for adults and kids, a flat $15.00 per race per participant, regardless of how many classes you run.
by Peter B
Mon May 05, 2008 6:02 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: World Masters Games
Replies: 0
Views: 539

World Masters Games

For those older than average closed decked and open boat Cboaters interested in slalom, flatwater, canoe polo, or marathon events, the World Masters Games are being held in Sydney, Australia, in October 2009. Canoe/Kayak is one of 28 sports that will be contested. The games were started in 1985 and ...
by Peter B
Thu Apr 17, 2008 8:30 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Proposed ICF rule changes
Replies: 68
Views: 20729

I don't support these proposed changes to the penalty rules either. For one, the old rules provided a way to somewhat equalize the playing field between those paddlers who were slower but used finesse to negotiate the slalom course and those who rely on power and speed to offset their penalty accumu...
by Peter B
Mon May 14, 2007 10:38 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: C1W, it is beginning...
Replies: 7
Views: 2527

The Buttercup Slalom Series fielded a full class of C1W this past weekend at the Apple River race as well as a full class of C2W. There here and they're good.