Another awesome event pretty close by. Chris Sperry of Annapolis and a few other guys did it on SUP’s last year and had a blast.
From the site:
10th Annual Team River Runner Biathlon
Sunday October 5th, 2014. Check-in starts at 7:00 AM and closes at 8:00 AM, no exceptions. Pre-race briefing 8:15 AM, racing starts at 9:00AM.
The Washington Canoe Club located just upstream from Key Bridge in Georgetown at 3700 K St. NW, Washington, DC 20007.
To raise $40,000 from individual donors and $150,000 from corporate donors to support Team River Runner in providing healthy paddling adventures for healing severely wounded active duty service personnel and veterans.
Approximately 1 mile of paddling and 3 miles of running. Complete both legs (kayak and run) as a single racer, or complete 1 leg as part of a “racing pair” (one member of the pair kayaks; the other runs, or if adaptive, may hand cycle.) Awards (kayak gear) and a chili feast will be served up after the race.
Want to be a part of team competition? Create or join a team for either fundraising purposes only or for both fundraising and racing.
Each racer = $30 before September 15, $40 after September 15. There is no entry fee for “adaptive racers” (i.e. disabled servicemembers, veterans, or civilians.)
Click “Register” at left. Registration closes at midnight (EST), Friday, October 3rd. Register as a single racer or as a racing pair (defined above). Also, you may create or join a team. Please download, print and sign our liability waiver and bring it on race day.”
website to register https://teamriverrunner.myetap.org/fundraiser/2014biathlon/