1999 Whitehorse Whitewater Rodeo Results

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The Yukon Canoe and Kayak Club

8th Annual Whitewater Rodeo

Wednesday, July 28, 1999, 6:00 pm

LOCATION: Yukon River by Selkirk Street in Riverdale (the Intake)

Men’s Slalom Kayak

1st Kevin Daffe 222 seconds
2nd Bob Daffe 225
3rd Jody Schick 248
4th Jeremy Roscoe 251
5th Chris Milner 304
6th Derrick Law 376
7th Vernon Beebe 502
8th Yannick Bédard 505
9th Owen Holmes 660

Women’s Slalom Kayak

1st Theresa Landman 432 seconds
2nd Janet Arntzen 671

Beginner Kayak Freestyle- Youth

1st Spencer Clark 86 points

Intermediate Kayak Freestyle- Youth

1st Owen Holmes 129 points
2nd Yannick Bédard 117

Men’s Intermediate Kayak Freestyle

1st Mike Terlesky 197 points
2nd Vernon Beebe 171
3rd Matthew Coppins 112
4th Kevin Picard 86

Women’s Intermediate Kayak Freestyle

1st Janet Arntzen 135 points
2nd Lisa Turner 75

Men’s Advanced Kayak Freestyle

1st Kevin Daffe   370 points
2nd Jody Schick   365
3rd Dave Boychuk   364
4th Chris Milner   292
5th Jeremy Roscoe   290
6th Thane Phillips   166
7th Trevor Braun   112
8th Sly Jack   111

Women’s Advanced Kayak Freestyle

1st Charlene Stark 213 points
2nd Theresa Landman 144  

Intermediate Men’s Canoe Freestyle

1st Ian MacKenzie 76 points

Advanced Men’s Canoe Freestyle

1st Trevor Braun 112 points

Downriver Race (open class)

1st Kevin Daffe (kayak) 2:54
2nd Yannik Bédard (kayak) 3:04
3rd Thank Phillips & Scott McDougall 3:11

Group Raft Flip winners:

Marc Ouschak, Lisa Turner, Dale Lammers, Spencer Clark, David Gonda 1:17

Thanks to:

MC’s Roy Ness and Charlene Stark
Judges in the slalom event: Jim Tousignant, John McHutchion, Cathy Quinsey, and Ingrid Wilcox
Judges in the Freestyle event: Gord DeBruyn, Jeff Jackson, and Kieth Ellert from CKRW
Sanchez Mexican Deli for providing catering services
Whitehorse District Search and Rescue

All the volunteers, especially Catherine Doyle for many hours of organizing the rest of us.

The winner of the Necky Sea-Kayak is Tess Burke of Whitehorse- Congratulations!

Special Thanks to all our sponsors:

Coke Valhalla Pure Canoe People Better Bodies
Hougans Sportslodge Midnight Sun Coffee Roasters U-Brew Yukon Chilkoot Brewing
Rose Music Sportees ActiveWear Nahanni River Adventures Mac’s Fireweed Books
Sports Experts Top of the World Hemp Pure Essence Tatshenshini Expediting
Erik’s Music Stop Lubbock Valley Flowers The General Store Red Cross
Whitehorse 2000 Arctic Winter Games Aurora Borealis Midnight Sun Gallery Extra Foods


Attendance was up over last year and the clouds and rain lifted allowing the sun to shine on the crowd.

See you all next year! Support the Yukon Canoe and Kayak Club’s Rock the River Project.

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