Please join us for the LAST AND FINAL French Broad Classique on April 28-29, 2018!!

For this final running of the French Broad Classique, we are returning to the original format with events on both Saturday and Sunday! We will also joining in the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. For more information on the 50th Anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, click here.

The 2018 French Broad Classique will consist of three (3) events: the FB 50, a fifty mile challenge on Saturday, April 28, the BR 18, an eighteen mile race also on Saturday, and the return of the Fun Race (eight miles) on Sunday, April 29.

For entry forms, CLICK HERE.

FB Canoe Racing has hosted two National Championships on the French Broad River: the 2014 USCA Aluminum Canoe/Downriver Kayak Nationals in Henderson County (upstream of Asheville), and the 2008 ACA Whitewater Open Canoe Downriver Nationals in Madison County (downstream of Asheville).

FB Canoe Racing also helps to promote paddle sports races in North Carolina and neighboring states. Click here to access information on other races generally.

Last updated November 19, 2017