Detroit Yacht Club Kayak

Detroit Yacht Club Kayak

1 Riverbank Drive, Detroit, MI, 48207
Event Dates
Friday, June 21, 2019 | 05:00pm Friday, May 17, 2019 | 05:00pmAdd to Calendar 2019-06-21 17:00:00 2019-05-17 17:00:00 Title Description Location Regatta Michigan UTC public

About this event

Paddle toward cancer cures with the Leukemia Cup Regatta!  Your support is the key to helping LLS achieve its mission of creating a world without blood cancers.


  • Attending the Friday Night Party @ The Bitter End (DYC) - sponsored by Vibe Credit UnionClick here for more info!
  • Attending our Fundraising Bash on Saturday May 18 @ GLYC - click here to buy tickets!
  • Making a donation to a participant, a team, or this event. To search for a participant or team, click here.
  • Participating in the event - get on your kayak and help end cancer! 

The registration fee is $30 and additional donations from family and friends will be warmly received.  All funds collected are used to support research for the treatment and cure of blood order diseases.  The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society has made great progress in the fight against blood order disease in the past several years and money raised from Leukemia Cup events around the country has been a large part of that progress.

Click here for the Notice Of Race (NOR) with course information/routes

Sign up to participate below:

RECREATIONAL RACE: 1 MILE (Men & Women, Any Length)

WOMEN'S RACING: 2 MILE (18' and under)

MEN'S RACING: 2 MILE ( 18' and under)


MEN'S RACING: 2 MILE (Over 18')


Need to rent a kayak?  Tiffany VanDeHey of Riverside Kayak Connection will have some available for rental at the Detroit Yacht Club for $20 (half the usual rental fee). Rental arrangements must be made in advance. Either call Riverside Kayak Connection at 734-285-2925 or make a rental arrangement at

    For help, call 888-557-7177, or email On behalf of blood cancer patients everywhere, thank you!

    Find a Participant

    You can donate to a The Leukemia Cup Regatta participant when their campaign has officially kicked off. Just search for the name of the participant and then click to make a donation.

    Top Fundraisers

    Rank Name Raised
    1 Allison Rose 920
    2 Tanya Baase 305
    3 Kevin Shepherd 255
    4 lauren yee 250
    5 Harry Awdey 218
    6 Julia Maerz 180
    7 Laura Collins 180
    8 Michael Meredith 130
    9 Emma Serwach 93
    10 Gregory Urbiel 80

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