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2014 Regatta Sponsors*

  • Presenting Sponsor
  • Gillman Subaru

  • Sponsor
  • BRH Garver Construction
  • CenterPoint Energy

  • Admiral Class
  • Brookfield Office Properties
  • Schlumberger
  • Waste Management

  • Commodore Class
  • American Canoe Association
  • Austin Canoe and Kayak
  • Lionstone Group
  • St. Arnold Brewery

  • Captain Class
  • 2411 Washington
  • Bayou on the Bend Apartments
  • Freese & Nichols, Inc.
  • Hines
  • IDS Engineering Group
  • Jason Millis
  • Morgan
  • REI
  • Richards/Carlberg
  • Weston Solutions, Inc.
  • Windsor Communities

  • First Mate
  • Shari and Tom Fish
  • Layne and Jonathan Frels
  • IEA, Inc.
  • Katz Coffee
  • LJA Engineering, Inc.

  • In-Kind Sponsors
  • Bayou City Outdoors
  • Downtown District
  • Harris County Flood Control District
  • Houston First Corporation
  • Lead Optimize
  • Northwest Amateur Radio Society
  • United Airlines
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Wave Shuttle Service

  • Media Sponsors

  • KPRC Local 2
  • NEWS 92FM
  • The Greensheet
  • Houston Press
  • YELP

*as of February 25, 2014

March 15, 2014
42nd Buffalo Bayou Regatta

Presented by Gillman Subaru

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2014 Buffalo Bayou Regatta Results

CLICK HERE FOR ADULT WAIVER

CLICK HERE FOR MINOR WAIVER


2013 Buffalo Bayou Regatta race results

 

Click here for individual registration

Click here for printed version of Entry form (students and military with i.d. submit this form)

Click here for Rules and Regulations

Click here for Boat Vendor List

 

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Texas’ largest canoe and kayak race: The Buffalo Bayou Regatta.

Click here to view regatta video—thanks to Chris Denny with Lead Optimize

Houstonians (ages 12 and up) are encouraged to participate in the
15-mile ACA sanctioned race along the scenic Buffalo Bayou, whether you are entering competitively, or paddling for pleasure, we encourage you to enter the Regatta.

Those not wanting to paddle can catch the outdoor fun and cheer on the racers. 


Free live zydeco music, rock climbing, awards ceremony, and food and drinks will be available for sale at the finish line are at Sesquicentennial Park.

 

WHERE:       

   
Starting Line:        7700 San Felipe (just west of Voss)
Finish Line:           Sesquicentennial Park (adjacent to the   

                                Wortham Theater Center) at Preston Street

                                between Bagby and Smith streets

 

TIME LINE:    

    
7:30am             Regatta Registration Opens
9am                  Race Begins (San Felipe and Voss, Note: There will                          be 5 starts)         
1pm                  Awards Ceremony (Sesquicentennial Park)
                        Live zydeco music, food and drinks available for 

                        purchase  
11am–2pm       Regatta & Festivities End

 

HOW MUCH:   

 

Entry fee per person is $40 or $45 after March 1
$25 per person with student or military i.d.
Corporate Cup sponsorship opportunities that range from $350 to $10,000.
Click here for Corporate Cup sponsor levels and benefits

 

WHAT ELSE:   

Over 500 canoes and kayaks participate. Beginner and competitive paddlers alike are welcome to join in on the fun.


Trophies will be awarded to the top three place winners in the Corporate Cup, Recreational Canoe, Recreational Kayak, and Unlimited Divisions.  


A grand prize will be given to the Styrofoam Cup winner, the boat that collects the most trash!

For additional information about 2014 Buffalo Bayou Regatta, contact: Trudi Smith at 713-752-0314 ext. 103 or tsmith@buffalobayou.org.

2012 – Cancelled due to flooding

 

2011 RACE RESULTS

2010 REGATTA RESULTS

2010 Corporate Cup Race Results