The Lake Ontario Crossing is Canada’s first and only open-water distance paddling race. The 32 mile, point-to-point course matches the standard established by the Molokai-to-Oahu crossing in Hawaii and the Catalina Classic in California. Open to SUP, prone, OC and surfski. Solo and relay teams.
2017 RACE FAQ: Here is a quick overview of the 2017 race, including answers to some frequently asked questions. [more…]
2016 RESULTS AND RECAP: The inaugural Lake Ontario Crossing Paddleboard Race hosted a determined field of paddlers, who toughed it out through a weekend of unstable weather. [more…]
A PRIMER ON RACE-DAY CONDITIONS: The Lake Ontario Crossing Paddleboard Race is the definition of ‘you never know what you’re going to get’, and that is one of the great challenges, both mentally and physically, of this race. [more…]
COURSE INFORMATION ANNOUNCED: While priority will be set to run a full 32-mile crossing, the unpredictable nature of the conditions requires alternates to improve the odds of a safe, enjoyable, and still-challenging event [more…]
2015 CROSSING RECAP: Twenty-fifteen marked the second year paddling across Lake Ontario, and conditions proved to be very exciting, and more challenging than in 2014. [more…]