[Photo by All Terrain Images: competitors in Big Pillow Rapid]

CONTACT INFORMATION: FB Paddle Racing, Inc., a North Carolina 501(c)(3) non-profit entity, can be reached at 1540 Fountain Ridge Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 or fbracechair@earthlink.net. See the web site:www.fbcanoeracing.org.

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). In addition, FB Paddle Racing hosted the 2012 ACA Whitewater Open Canoe Downriver Nationals on the Nantahala River. Both ACA Nationals hosted by FB Paddle Racing were recognized with ACA's Sanctioned Event of the Year award.

Last update: November 19, 2017