Maine Canoe & Kayak Racing Organization

Latest News & Headlines:

New:  The July 23 Pushaw Lake results are finally available here.

–2017 Bashabez Run-Cruise update. This year’s Bashabez Run will not be held as part of the Penobscot Nation Summer Pageant. It will be back next year in its original format and hopefully with robust participation. For those who have planned to participate on Sunday, August 6 please don’t change your plans or calendar!

–Error in the MaCKRO Schedule:  No Southside Tavern / War Canoe Race this year.

Head to Brown’s Beach in Orono on Thursday night!  The War Canoes will be waiting!

–Information on the 2017 MaCKRO Flatwater Point Series has just been released.  As part of the series, Orono Paddlers is sponsoring a Thursday night Community Race Series on the Stillwater River in Orono.  More information on the Thursday night races is here.

The 2017 MaCKRO Membership form is now available.




–You can now become a MaCKRO Member online. MaCKRO supports paddling & racing in Maine, offers programs for youth paddlers, maintains a fleet of boats you can borrow, organizes a downriver and flatwater point series, and provides this website. Members also qualify for discounts at select outdoor retailers. Your contribution is important. Please join today!