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ASRT's Great Alabama 650
Learn more about America’s longest paddle race, covering 650 miles of water across the state of Alabama.

The 2024 Great Alabama 650 is Coming

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Your Hub for the Great Alabama 650 Race

Extreme athletes will test their strength, endurance, and mental fortitude in the longest paddle race in the United States. This epic adventure takes racers along the core section of the Alabama Scenic River Trail, the longest river trail in a single state and the longest National Water Trail. From rushing whitewater to the ambling river delta, the race will challenge even the most experienced paddler. This race is sure to be a one-of-a-kind experience that will not soon be forgotten!

  • September 21 – October 1, 2024
  • 650-mile paddle race across the state of Alabama
  • Begins at Weiss Lake in the northeast section of the state and finishes at Fort Morgan in Mobile Bay on the Gulf of Mexico

Below you will find your one stop shop for all things AL650 related! Registration, when open, is linked below under our registration resources. If you’re new to the AL650 fandom or want to volunteer check out our Deep Dive resources below.

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For Race Inquiries Contact

Greg Wingo  |  Race Director  |

AL650 Race Socials

During the race follow along with all action on our ASRT race specific Facebook and Instagram pages!

Registration Resources

Looking for how to compete in ASRT’s Great Alabama 650? Think you’ve got what it takes to compete in this extreme endurance paddle?

We recommend exploring the race rules, portage times, qualifiers, and FAQs before clicking to register using the button below. All racers must be registered prior to August 15, 2024.

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Race Rules

You can find rules and important information for racers here.

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Portage Times

Become familiar with mandatory downtimes, cutoffs, and locations.

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Qualifying Races

See if you qualify for the AL650! Racers must have finished a qualifying race within the last 5 years.

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Still have questions? Take a peek at our frequently asked questions.

Deep Dive into the Great Alabama 650

New to the AL650 fandom or want to volunteer? Learn about the race and its history below!

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About the Race

Learn everything you need to know about the race, including events along the race route, past winners, and more!

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The Gallery

Our racers have seen and done incredible things. Take a look through history and get excited for this year’s journey.

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Past Results

See who has completed the AL650 in the past and how long it took to complete!

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Race Volunteers

Interested in getting involved with the Great Alabama 650? Learn how here!

Our 2023 AL650 Sponsors

We couldn’t put on this amazing event without the help of our sponsors. Thank you for your support!

Want to be a sponsor for next year’s race? Contact ASRT at or use our Contact form Here.

Get in Touch

Have questions about the ASRT or want to get involved? Send us a message!