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Sat September 30, 2023 Summerville, SC 29485 US


Ashley River Park
200 Renken Rd
Summerville, SC US 29485


Check out the photos from the 2023 Ashley River Adventure Race! 

2023 Race Day Photos



The 2023 Ashley River Adventure Race will be held on Saturday, September 30th, 2023. 


This unique race will feature a 5k +/- trail run through Ashley River Park, a 7-mile river paddle, a post-race party at Ashley River Park.   As always, post party tickets are available for your friends, family, and general spectators.


We do not provide your kayak or SUP.  Bring your own or rent one.  To rent a kayak, please reach out to Nature Adventures at 843-568-3222 or reserve online at Nature Adventures.
Race Locations:
Ashley River Park, 200 Renken Road, Summerville, SC 29485

-Packet Pickup, Running  Segment of Race, Paddle Launch

Event Schedule:
Friday, September 29th
5:00 - 7:00 P.M.           Packet Pick up at Ashley River Park/Howard Bridgman Boat Landing
Saturday, September 30th
9:00 - 10:30 A.M.       Packet Pickup - Coffee provided by Coastal Coffee Roasters
10:45 A.M                  Race Announcements
11:00 A.M.                 Race Starts With Run at 200 Renken Rd.
1:00 P.M.                   Music/Lunch/Post Race Party Start at Ashley River Park
2:00 P.M.                   Awards Ceremony
3:00 P.M.                   End of Event
Race Categories:
Individual, Relay (1 participant runs then different participant paddles), and Tandem (both participants paddle a tandem kayak and both participants must run and finish race together), SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) Individual or Relay. *Categories may be adjusted based on participants.


Click here for RACE RESULTS
Awards and Prizes - Age Groups: Under 29, 30-44, 45-59, 60 & Up
Top Two per age group Male/Female Solo Finishers
Top All Male Team Relay Finishers
Top All Female Team Relay Finishers
Top Mixed Male/Female Team Relay Finishers
Top All Male Team Tandem Finishers
Top Female Team Tandem Finishers
Top Mixed Male/Female Team Tandem Finishers
Top Male/Female SUP Finishers
Top SUP Relay Team Male/Female/Mixed Finishers

Award Categories may be adjusted based on number of participants registered in each category

All minors must be accompanied by an adult.
All paddlers are required, in accordance with SC State Law, to wear a personal floatation device at all times throughout the paddle and to carry a whistle. If any racer is found on the water without their PFD, they will be disqualified from the race.
Post-Race Party and Awards Ceremony:
One ticket to the post-race party at Ashley River Park is included in your race registration. Additional party attendees ages 13 and over must purchase party tickets in advance. These tickets are also available on this site. Post-race party ticket includes BBQ, entertainment, lawn games and the Awards Ceremony. 
Race Shirts
A race shirt IS included with each racer registration. 

Race Contact Info

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5K Trail Run through Ashley River Park




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