FB Paddle Racing, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose purpose is to foster competition in all types of paddlesports racing, particularly on the French Broad River in western North Carolina. Our primary event is the two-day
RENEWED FOR 2015: The French Broad 50 Challenge is back! If you can paddle 50 miles on the French Broad River in a single day, we will donate $50 in your name to RiverLink.
Astral Designs, an Asheville based manufacturer of superb PFD's and river shoes, has signed on as a new sponsor for 2015; thanks Astral!!
FB Paddle 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).
In addition to hosting the
Last updated January 5, 2015