2014 Lake Placid Invitational Announcement

Oct. 10, 2013, 11:23 a.m. (ET)

USA Canoe/Kayak is pleased to announce the Village Council of Lake Placid has approved the dates of the 2014 Lake Placid International Regatta (LPI). USA Canoe/Kayak is very proud of the opportunity to continue building strong relationships within the community of Lake Placid, New York in the years ahead.

Terry Kent, owner and manager of the LPI, recently released the LPI event to be managed by USA Canoe/Kayak. Mr. Kent is to be congratulated for his efforts over the years supporting the growth of Sprint Canoe within the United States, to include the popular annual LPI event.

Our plans for the events to be offered will be similar to the past few years, specifically:
  • Day 1 (July 6, 2014) - 200m Events for U16, U18 and Senior (19+) Men + Women, Paracanoe, Masters
  • Day 2 (July 7, 2014) - 1000m Men, 500m Women Events.
The "new" 2014 Lake Placid International Regatta website will be up and running very soon with further details. 

For information, please contact Mac Hickox, National Sprint Development Director & Convenor of the 2014 LPI via email at mac@usack.org.