Event Schedule

Friday, September 13th

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Packet Pickup @ Boundary Bay’s Mountain Room

6:00pm Pre-Race meeting

Come around back and enter through the alley off Maple Ave, look for the red Traverse tent.

Come pick up your numbers and other goodies.

We’ll also have Traverse T-shirts for sale.

Only 1 person from your team needs to come to packet pickup, but you’re also welcome to meet-up as a team, plan your day and enjoy some Traverse IPA.

Boundary Bay Brewery

1107 Railroad Avenue
Bellingham, WA 98225

Saturday, September 14th

Here’s the rundown on what’s happening during the day.

9:00 am – 11:00 am Packet Pickup on Railroad Ave @ Boundary Bay

Look for the red Traverse tent next To Boundary on the corner of Railroad & Maple.

9:00 am – 11:00 am Equipment Staging at Transitions

11:00 am Informational Meeting in Boundary Bay Garden

12:00 pm START at Boundary Bay Brewery

2:15 pm – Release of Road Bikers

4:30 pm – Release of Paddlers

Please pick up your boats as soon as you can from Cornwall Beach (5:30 at the latest so our volunteers can join the party).

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Watch at the Traverse Transitions

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2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Traverse Finish Line at Boundary Bay

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Railroad Ave Beer Garden is open

We close the street and have a block party. There will be a beer garden at the Finish Line on Railroad, so you can swill and cheer on your friends as they finish behind you.

After your team finishes the race, have some snacks, and buy some shirts- then you can go get your team photo taken in front of the Traverse backdrop. You’ll feel like a champion!

5:00 pm We auction off any boats left at Cornwall Beach- if you haven’t picked yours up, we’re selling it to the highest bidder.

5:30 pm Awards Ceremony in Boundary Beer Garden (after the last team finishes & all the kayaks have been claimed).

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