Ben Ward 40 Miler This Weekend 8th & 9th December

The Ben Ward 40 Miler is this weekend on December 8th & 9th.

This great race gives you the opportuinity to explore some of the mighty Murray River between Yarrawonga and Cobram.

The first day will see paddlers going from Yarrawonga to Cobram and Sunday will be a relay from Thomson’s Beach Cobram.

Both days:

  • Entries from 7.30am to 8.00am.
  • Briefing at 8.30am with Race Start 9.00am
  • Course Maps provided with entries
  • Saturday 8th

  • Start at Yarrawonga Caravan Park, finish at Thompsons Beach Cobram
  • Sunday 9th

  • Start and finish Thomson’s Beach Cobram (Saturday finish point)
  • Circuit race of three approx 7.5km laps.
  • Entries are available on the day.
    Entries open at 7:00 am and close at 8:30 pm at the the start line. The start is the Yarrawonga Foreshore Caravan Park. This is located 1000m downstream of the Yarrawonga Weir. Drive through the caravan park following the river until you reach the start location. This is 900m downstream from the normal starting point due to works being carried out on the old boat ramp
    Junior 16/14 23 km race – Enter at the start as above or at Checkpoint B between 11:30 and 12 midday.

    Visit the website for more information.