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Point Series Handicaps (prior to 2018)

Flatwater Canoe Handicaps
C-2 Men 0  minutes/hour
C-1 Man -4.5  minutes/hour
C-1 Woman -8  minutes/hour
Each Woman in C-2 -2  minutes/hour
Rec Canoe: C-2 -6  minutes/hour
Stock Canoe: C-2 -3.5  minutes/hour
Stock Canoe: C-1 -6.5  minutes/hour
Stand Up Paddle Board -6  minutes/hour
Downriver Canoe Handicaps
For Composite Canoes
C-2 Composite ("super") +3 minutes/hour
C-2 Race (i.e. X or XX) +5 minutes/hour
Marathon Boat (any type) +6 minutes/hour
C-1 Man 0 minutes/hour
C-1 Woman -5 minutes/hour
Each Woman in C-2 -2 minutes/hour

For ABS Canoes

C-2 Men 0 minutes/hour
C-1 Man -2 minutes/hour
C-1 Woman -7 minutes/hour
Each Woman in C-2 -2 minutes/hour
Age Handicaps (for all canoe & kayak series)
Each Paddler 70+ -2 minutes/hour
Each Paddler 60-69 -1 minutes/hour
Each Junior 15-18 -3 minutes/hour
Each Junior 10-14 -5 minutes/hour
Each Junior <10 -7 minutes/hour
Kayak Handicaps for Downriver and Flatwater Series
USCA Unlimited - including:
- ICF Olympic and Buschnell Wave Series
- Any other kayak not fitting into another class
- over 20' in length OR < 18" at 4" water line
0 minutes/hour
USCA Touring - including:
- ICF Downriver and ICF Trainers 
- 20' or less in length AND >18" at 4" waterline
-2 minutes/hour
USCA Sea Kayak
- with bulkheads and hatches (unless pre-2000)
- max length of 18' AND at least 8.5% of length at 4" waterline
- Wavehopper Kayak (plastic)
-3 minutes/hour
USCA Recreational
- 16' or less in length AND 22" or greater at 4" waterline
-4 minutes/hour
K1 Short - 13'2" or less in overall length -6 minutes/hour
K2 (2 person kayak)
- Sea Kayak or ICF Racing type
+5 minutes/hour
If Plastic (Downriver or Flatwater) include an additional: -1 minutes/hour
If K1 woman include an additional: -4 minutes/hour
For each woman in a K2 include an additional: -2 minutes/hour