The 2nd Missouri River 340 Race will start at 8 AM Central time on July 24, 2007 at the confluence of Missouri and Kansas Rivers - Kaw Point. This year the race format is changed a little bit by adding 8 checkpoints between Kansas City and St Charles with cutoff times: Lexington (50 miles), Waverly (74 miles), Miami (105 miles), Glasgow (141 miles), Cooper's Landing (197 miles), Jefferson City (223 miles), Hermann (271 miles), and Washington (299 miles).
You will be able to follow the MR-340 race on-line on RiverMiles.com web site. The maps will be updated with the latest information during the week of race (July 24-28): 8:00 am , 12:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 8:00 pm, 12 am, daily. Times will be posted at each check point.
Pictures, stories and GPS tracks from the 2006 Missouri River 340 Race: