If you're looking for something else to do during the event, there are plenty of other places you could paddle during your stay, or your wait until your next kayaking event.
Mouth of the Wabi River
to Farr Island = 9.5 km
Haileybury ramp to Devil's Rock = 6.5km
Bucke Township Park
to Devil's Rock = 2.5km All these distances are one way.