Pinjarra Peel Paddle 50 prepares to show off picturesque region

Off and racing: Competitors will battle it out on the Murray River on June 2 Photo: Les Smith.
Off and racing: Competitors will battle it out on the Murray River on June 2 Photo: Les Smith.

The Murray River will be action packed on June 3, when competitors take to the water for a major canoeing event. 

Pinjarra Peel Paddle will see athletes test themselves across a 50 kilometre course.

Competitors can either take on the challenge by themselves or enter as a team of three. 

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The race will be broken up into three legs. 

The event is hosted by Paddle WA, a non-profit organisation affiliated with Paddle Australia. 

With a strong membership base of more than 2408, the club represents a range of disciplines including marathon, slalom, sprint, sea kayaking, ocean racing and wild water. 

For more information on the event email marathon@paddlewa.asn.au.