Sunnyside Up Sprint
09 June 2013
The sunnyside up sprint is a 3 part race on the blackwood river starting from Sunnyside oval and finishing in Bridgetown. The race starts at Sunnyside oval with all competitors racing upstream to Winnijup falls before heading back down stream to Bridgetown.The race is approx 50km in length. The river level will determine the race startline, The river has 2 major rapids which are the steps and the basin so care should be taken when negotiating these rapids in low water to avoid damage to boat and person. The rest of the river consists of ti trees ,small rapids, road crossings and sunken trees and logs. No refuelling on the river so sufficient fuel shall be taken to do the race with no swapping of tanks or decanting of fuel.