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[5 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]

Once again, one of the coolest events in all of Central America, and definitely one of the most interesting canoe races in the world is about to take place in Belize. Yes folks, it’s time for the annual La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge.

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[9 Mar 2012 | 3 Comments | ]

The Lodge at Chaa Creek, which has been promoting environmental sustainability in Belize for over 30 years, has been a long-time supporter and enthusiastic participant in La Ruta Maya. So passionate, in fact, that owners Mick and Lucy Fleming sent a staff member to Canada to learn canoe building from Ted Moores, a master canoe builder of Bear Mountain Workshop in Ontario, and now produce their own handmade timber canoes.

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[19 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]
A Canoe Built For La Ruta Maya Race

Efren and Omar Ku, two employees of Chaa Creek’s wood work shop were hired to build a canoe specifically for the 2010 Ruta Maya Race

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[2 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

March 01, 2010
Preparations are underway for the thirteenth annual La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge. The race will begin on Friday in San Ignacio under the Hawksworth Bridge. Participants will row for four days down the Macal and Belize rivers before crossing the finish line on Monday under the Belcan Bridge in Belize City. Orlando Harrison is the Chairman of the Organizing Committee.
Orlando Harrison; Chairman, Organizing Committee, La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge
“The race is scheduled to start seven am …