Race # 5 NMS- Brunswick River Marathon

Canoe Marathon / General / Jun 23, 2015

Race #5 in the Vajda 2015 Northern Marathon Series was held last weekend on Sunday 21st June at Brunswick Heads. Hosted by Cape Byron Kayaks (Byron Bay Surf Life Saving Club), this was Brunswick River Marathon’s 30th annual race with 150 paddlers showing up to race the 5km, 12km & 18km course along the beautiful Brunswick River. The race saw a great variety of craft including Ocean Ski’s, K1, K2 & K3, OC1, Tk’s. Well done to the many QLD paddlers who made the trip down to Bruswick to race & a big congratulations to Tim Stenlake from Currumbin Creek Paddlers Club  winner of the 18km course.

For further results and info on future races check out the NMS Website & Facebook page, or for a great race review from Tom Armitt member of our Breakfast Creek Paddlers Club go to http://www.paddleaus.com/brunswick-river-marathon-race-review/

Don’t forget next in line for the NMS is the Brisbane River Marathon set to be held Sunday July 19th 2015