Registration includes a T-shirt for each competitor, a free drink and meal ticket, other goodies, and a heck of a good time! 
Register by July 26 for a guaranteed tee-shirt!  We cannot promise a shirt to those who register after July 26.

You may Register at the Event.  Online registration now closed.

Solo or Team Epic participants will start at Polson (Salish Point) and paddle the entire coarse to the finish line at the North Flathead Yacht Club.  This is considered an Expert level due to the length of course and open water exposure on the outside of Wild Horse island.

All other racers will start at the North Flathead Yacht Club

All participants should show up 1 hour ahead of race time at
their starting point for up to date race/course instructions.

Want to make your event more meaningful?  If so, check out First Descents,  If you connect with their mission and want to raise money for young adults with cancer please join Team FD - Epic to Shore team. Team FD is all about challenge. Through challenge our participants learn and grow. They defy cancer, reclaim their lives and live it on their terms. Challenge gives us confidence and identity. It builds community and strengthens bonds. In short, challenge heals.  Thanks in advance for supporting First Descents.

    Rules and Regulations

    1. Waivers: Each participant must sign and return the waiver before beginning the race. Each team participant agrees to waive any claims against the organizers of the race. that may arise from personal injury or death or damage to personal property caused by participation in the Epic Shore to Shore race. It is the responsibility of each participant  to return signed waiver forms to a staff volunteer.
    2. Cancellation: Cancellations will be honored until July 29, 2013 and will be subject to a $10 per person processing fee.
    3. Fulfillment of Contract: Race is a rain or shine event; however, should the event be cancelled for any reason except natural acts of God, Management will be obligated to refund only monies received from Team which will release Management from any claims or damage from the Team.
    4. Right to Likeness: Management has the right to use your likeness in any video, newsprint, or other media to promote the race.
    5. Equipment: Participants will provide their own equipment which must include a coast guard certified PFD. All watercraft must be human-propelled.  No sails allowed.
    6. Storage: Teams shall take full responsibility for any and all personal belongings and other material left in the area. Management is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged articles.

*Type of Boat 

Sea kayak includes recreational kayaks and sea kayaks.

Race includes racing kayaks and outrigger canoes

SUP Stand Up Paddleboard