Houston Canoe & Kayak Club
The 2017 USA Canoe & Kayak Marathon Team Trials, the race that determines which athletes qualify for the U.S. National Team, was held April 29th on Brooks Lake in Sugar Land, Texas. This race will be remembered for the challenging conditions, with sustained winds of 22 mph and gusts of 35 mph, and a heat index of 91 degrees.
2013 USACK Race Recap
Visit our YouTube Page for a Re-Cap of the 2013 race. This Post Race Video shows highlights of the race. A Google Earth Tour of the race course, as well as some short videos showing tactical locations on the course is on the Race Info tab.
2017 USA Canoe & Kayak
Marathon National Championships
2018 Events to be determined.
Brooks Lake offers unprecedented convenience for out-of-state competitors. The Hyatt Place Hotel on the lakefront is the host hotel. The Lake Pointe Town Center is located directly across the lake from the Hyatt, and is connected by a pedestrian bridge. Lake Pointe includes a dozen restaurants, a Whole Foods Market, and a running and bicycle shop.