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A master paddler is a sprint canoer or kayaker over the age of 25. Most clubs have a Masters program.

EOD events that include Masters races are usually:
  • Rideau Masters Regatta - all Masters races!
  • EOD Championships - qualifier for Nationals. Masters races are Men's K1/C1 1000m and Women's K1/C1 500m
  • O-Cup Ontario Championships - Masters races are Men's K1/C1 1000m and Women's K1/C1 500m, Mixed K2 and Mixed K4
  • Nationals - Masters will be racing heats one morning (usually Friday) followed by finals in the afternoon; there is no qualifying requirement
  • CanMas - all Masters races!
Check the schedule for details.

For Masters looking to race outside of EOD, or Masters from other divisions looking to compete at EOD events, events will be posted below as information becomes available.

CanMas Championships

Masters can compete at the Canadian Masters Championships held immediately after the National Championships.  Clubs attend from all over the country. In the past, the Nationals/CANMAS have been held in Whistler, BC; Regina, SK; Lac Beauport, Montreal and Sherbrooke, Quebec; Ottawa and Welland in Ontario, and Dartmouth, NS. Singles and team boats, including war canoes, compete in a day-long regatta. Check the schedule in the menu at left for details.