4th Annual Gator Bait Hatchling Race

Date: September 16, 2017
Location: Lakeshore Park on the Reservoir, Brandon, MS
Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Put your swim trunks on and get ready to paddle because Saturday, September 16th the 4th Annual Gator Bait Race is back on! The kayak race is just for kids ages 5-13 but bring the whole family because there is plenty to do.

Our goal is to introduce kids to the sport of kayaking, foster a love for the outdoors, and instill a desire to protect their outdoor environment for generations to come.

The course length is tailored to each age group and ranges from 250 yards to 1 mile. There are 2 races per age group; Rental Kayaks (provided to all), Individual Kayaks (for those that own their own kayak), and Any Kayak (combination of rental and individual). Kids are encouraged to participate in as many races as they wish.

Where:   Lakeshore Park Brandon, MS
Cost:      $20 per racer Price Includes:

  • Kayak rental
  • T-shirt
  • Awards & Prizes
  • Swag Bag
  • Insurance required by the American Canoe Association

Classes are broken down into the following age groups. 5-7, 8-10, and 11-13. Class sizes are limited.

Registration now open.  Click here to register.