About us

We’re on a mission!

  • To launch an Annual World Class International Race on the Chicago River
  • To bring awareness and funding to river recreation and after-school programs
    for underserved Chicago youth


  • Board of Directors

    Thom Dammrich
    President National Marine Manufacturers Assn.

    Fred Schneider
    Director of Sales and Marketing
    Consolidated Printing Company
    America's First Green Printer

    Jeffrey R Jones
    Illinois Department of Natural Resources


    Montana Butsch
    Executive Director, Chicago Training Center

    Hunter Harris
    Director of Marketing, Sleeve a Message