Tag: Texas Water Safari

Water Safari Get First Stand Up Paddleboarder

| June 13, 2012 | 2 Comments

According to this article by the Victoria Advocate, the Texas Water Safari, dubbed “World’s Toughest Canoe Race”, had its first ever Stand Up Paddlboard entry — Shane Perrin. Although labeled a canoe race, they do allow any human muscle powered propulsion boat. We are not surprised to see a SUP in the race but what […]

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Dreaming of a Texas Water Safari

| March 12, 2012 | 3 Comments

Every year, about this time, I start thinking and dreaming about attempting the Texas Water Safari.  It’s a ridiculously challenging 260-mile kayak/canoe race to the Gulf of Mexico from the central Texas area on the San Marcos and Guadalupe Rivers. I’m fascinated by the race and the people that compete in it. I like to […]

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