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Salem League
Races are held on Tuesday evenings at Beverly's Lynch Park - 6:45 pm race start
(2017 Series begins May 23, to run 15 weeks)
Weather @ Beverly, MA

Location: Lynch Park, Ober Street, Beverly, MA (Google Maps link)

Time and Dates: Races will start promptly at 6:45 pm each Tuesday evening from May 23 through August 29. Leave yourself adequate time to get your boat in position and yourself prepared. There is a $5 fee per night per paddler to pay our timekeeper.

Courses: There are 5 possible courses to paddle. Each race night, the paddlers will collectively decide which course to run based on that night's conditions. It will be a LeMans start and finish at "The Wall".

Course #1 - Circle Eagle Island (6.2 miles)
Course #2 - Circle Bowditch Ledge Marker (5.6 miles)
Course #3 - Circle Coney Island, proceed around Black Rocks, back to the Wall (5.0 miles)
Course #4 - Circle Black Rocks (3.2 miles), 5 minute rest, circle Red Nun at Jubilee Yacht Club (1.9 miles) - total is 5.1 miles
Course #5 - Circle Great Haste Rock (3.0 miles), 5 minute rest, Circle Red Nun at Jubilee Yacht Club (1.9 miles) - total is 4.9 miles

Boats: Although the League is primarily for surfskis, paddlers in other ocean-worthy craft are welcome to complete. However, only surfskis are awarded points in the League series.

Awards: You need to complete 10 races to be eligible for the League Champion Award and to receive an official League ranking. You can race as many races as you want...there are 15 possible races. All completed races counts towards your score (no drops).

Liability: All people, companies and agents associated in any way with this League do not accept any liability or responsibility whatsoever for your safety and well being. Your safety and well being are your responsibility.

DO NOT ENTER THIS LEAGUE IF YOU DON'T FEEL THAT YOU ARE A COMPETENT PADDLER

Salem League Men and Women Champions and Record Holders
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Salem League 2017 Results
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Course #2 (Bowditch - all water), 7/25/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:43:04 12
Matt Drayer Epic V10 2G 0:43:25 11
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:47:41 10
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:51:07 9
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V10 Sport 2G 0:52:37 12
Course #3 (Coney & Black Rocks), 7/11/17
Greg Lesher Epic V12 2G 0:42:15 12
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V10 Sport 2G 0:44:33 11
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:44:35 10
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:46:40 9
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V8 Pro 0:49:54 12
Sam McDaniel Huki S1-X Special 0:53:06 8
Course #1 (Eagle), 7/5/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:51:29 12
Matt Drayer Epic V10 2G 0:53:37 11
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:55:53 10
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V8 Pro 0:57:44 9
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:57:50 8
Bill Kuklinski Epic V8 0:58:05 7
Andy Knight Epic V10 Sport 2G 1:02:16 6
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V8 Pro 1:05:11 12
Maxim Yasochka Epic V10 2G 1:05:56 5
Custom Course #7a (Lynch-JYC-Black Rocks-R4-Lynch), 6/20/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:44:17 12
Matt Drayer Epic V10 2G 0:46:01 11
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V8 Pro 0:49:11 10
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:49:16 9
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:49:53 8
Bill Kuklinski Epic V8 0:50:59 7
Sam McDaniel Huki S1-X Special 0:54:53 6
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V10 Sport 2G 0:57:06 12
Andy Knight Epic V10 Sport 2G 1:01:03 5
Custom Course #7 (Lynch-JYC-Black Rocks-JYC-Lynch), 6/13/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:50:46 12
Matt Drayer Epic V10 2G 0:53:42 11
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:56:16 10
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V8 Pro 0:57:50 9
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:58:02 8
Maxim Yasochka Epic V10 2G 0:59:52 7
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V10 Sport 2G 1:02:12 12
Sam McDaniel Huki S1-X Special 1:06:23 6
Andy Knight Epic V10 Sport 2G 1:07:16 5
Olga Sydorenko Epic V8 Pro 1:08:01 11
Course #2 (Bowditch), 6/7/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:46:01 12
Matt Drayer Epic V10 2G 0:48:10 11
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V8 Pro 0:52:05 10
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:52:18 9
Bill Kuklinski Epic V8 0:53:37 8
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:56:13 7
Sam McDaniel Huki S1-X Special 0:57:46 6
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V10 Sport 2G 1:09:44 12
Course #1 (Eagle), 5/30/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:53:56 12
Matt Drayer Epic V10 2G 0:56:09 11
Ken Cooper Epic V8 1:00:20 10
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 1:01:08 9
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V8 Pro 1:02:07 8
Bill Kuklinski Epic V8 1:05:32 7
Sam McDaniel Huki S1-X Special 1:06:00 6
Maxim Yasochka Epic V10 2G DRE (1:07:36)
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V10 Sport 2G DNF
Course #3 (Coney & Black Rocks), 5/23/17
Greg Lesher Epic V10 2G 0:39:26 12
Bruce Deltorchio Epic V8 Pro 0:44:16 11
Kirk Olsen Epic V10 2G 0:44:29 10
Bill Kuklinski Epic V8 0:45:45 9
Ken Cooper Epic V8 0:46:14 8
Maxim Yasochka Epic V10 2G 0:47:48 7
Mary Beth Gangloff Epic V10 Sport 2G 0:48:52 12