# 7: Wairoa River Release Days 2020/21 Season

Kaimai Canoe Club in Tauranga and Trust Power have recently released 26 flow days for the Wairoa River for the 2020/21 season, with the first release this spring on 27th September.

There is a Saturday/Sunday release planned 13th and 14th of February 2021, most likely for the Wairoa Extreme Race. Stay tuned on the Wairoa Race Facebook page for further developments on this.

  • September 2020: Sunday 27
  • October 2020: Sunday 11, 25
  • November 2020: Sunday 8, 22, 29
  • December 2020: Sunday 6, 13, 20, 27
  • January 2021: Sunday 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
  • February 2021: Sunday 7, Saturday 13, Sunday 14, 21
  • March 2021: Sunday 7, 14, 21, 28
  • April 2021: Sunday 4, 18
  • May 2021: Sunday 2

Here a few really old Wairoa Extreme Race photos. I wonder if some of those people still paddle?

2001 TEVA Wairoa Extreme Race
2002
2002
2002 – What a croud!
2004 – Into the next round
Mike Dawson smashing it in 2004, winning the race as Junior
Jarred Meehan busted his shoulder in 2005
Upside down reverse boof – 2005
2008, before the Cauldron got choked up