Video: The Paris Crossing 2016

Once a year, hundreds of paddlers gather along the River Seine for the opportunity to paddle through the heart of Paris. In 2016, 600-some paddlers braved the chilly weather for their chance to race alongside the Eiffel Tower. Check out the video above, excuse the French and put it on your bucket list for next year.

Distance ace and current 11-City Tour champion Bruno Hasulyo took a resounding win over a stacked field featuring the likes of Arthur Arutkin, Martin Vitry and Casper Steinfath for the men. Susak Molinero took the women’s win.

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