News Great Canadian Kayak Challenge SHARE ON: Paige Parker, contributor, Friday, Mar. 14th, 2014 Planning for the Great Canadian Kayak Challenge in August is well under way. Tourism Manager Guy Lamarche says this year there will be more food stations to eliminate line ups. New this year also is a volunteer application so volunteers can be matched with tasks they’re comfortable with. Lamarche says the schedule for the festival will hopefully be done next week.