3105 Clarks Bridge Rd, Gainesville, GA 30506 | (770) 287-7888

LCKC hosts a variety of local, national, and international events each year. These events bring visitors to our community and help support the LCKC mission. We encourage the community to participate, spectate, and volunteer.

Polar Bear Plunge – January 1, 2018 Make this an annual event and start off your year with a cold splash in Lake Lanier.  

Lula Bridge Race – March 18, 2017 This annual long distance race kicks off the racing season each year and is open to all Kayaks, Canoes, Surfskis, and SUPs. Athletes can compete in the 20K or 10K race.

BRL (Beginner Racing League – April 22, 2017 A morning practice race where the BRL athletes learn proper racing procedure with a practice race amongst the BRL Teams.

Spring BRL(Beginner Racing League)  Fungatta – May 6, 2017 The grand finale of the BRL season, teams and athletes race 200 meters on the Olympic course.

USA Canoe Kayak Sprint National Team TrialsMay 20-21, 2017.

Gainesville-Hall Dragon Boat Challenge – June 10, 2017 A great team building opportunity for local corporate, governmental, or community organizations – teams challenge each other racing 20-person Dragon Boats. No experience or equipment required, and the event raises funds for the Hall County Special Olympics program.

Southern Invitational Regatta – June 17, 2017 Regional athletes compete against each other in flatwater sprint racing at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.   USACK/ACA membership required or Event Only ACA Membership Available.

Summer Sprints Regatta – July 15,  2017 Regional athletes compete against each other in flatwater sprint racing at the Lake Lanier Olympic Venue.

Atlanta Hong-Kong Dragon Boat Festival – September 9, 2017 LCKC is pleased to host this dragon boat festival sponsored by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office. Corporate and organizational teams from the greater Atlanta area race in 20-person dragon boats – a history that has deep roots in Asian traditions.

Fall  BRL (Beginner Racing League) Practice Race – September 23, 2017 A morning practice race where the Beginner Racing League athletes learn proper racing procedure with a practice race amongst the BRL Teams.

Fall BRL  (Beginner Racing League) Fungatta – September 30, 2017 The grand finale of the BRL season, teams and athletes race 200 meters on the Olympic course.