River racing is a pure adrenaline rush where jet boats navigate the challenging waterways of the Peace and the Smoky River at speeds of up to 160mph. Nerves of steel and total mechanical reliability are essential to success in one of the most challenging action packed sports around.
The Peace River Gold Cup will be in the Town of Peace River on July 28, 29, 30, 2023. Race teams will make the journey from all over Alberta, British Columbia and the Northwest Territories to compete for their chance to stake claim to the 2023 Peace River Gold Cup and hoist the prestigious 2023 trophies.
Do not miss this epic weekend, the races offer a true adrenaline junkie experience all set amidst the beautiful peace valley. This weekend is packed with fun for the whole family.
Races can be watched from the river banks throughout Peace River. Bring your lawn chair and come experience what the Mighty Peace has to offer!
Following the Peace River Boating Association's Facebook and Instagram pages for up to date information on Event Schedule, Race Start Times and Race Standings.
The best places to view the races are from Riverfront Park, on the Riverfront Walking Path, Board 'n' Barrel and Murphy Flats.
Riverfront Park there will be a beer garden and food services by Boston Pizza.