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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Fourth Annual Southbound Six Canoe Race
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900

MAILED: April 17, 1997

EAU CLAIRE -University Recreation at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will sponsor the fourth annual Southbound Six Canoe Race on Saturday, May 3.

The race consists of a six-mile stretch of the Chippewa River beginning at Owen Park and ending at the Highway 85 wayside. The race will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. with the final heat. Teams may choose the heat they wish to be in on a first-come, first-served basis. Prizes will be awarded winners in each division.

The cost is $12 per team with a limit of 50 teams. No refunds will be made.

Registration is located at Hilltop Recreation Center, with registration ending at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 1.

Race divisions include men's, women's and co-rec. All canoeing equipment will be provided.

For more information, call Dan or Al at (715) 836-3616.


UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741

Updated: April 17, 1997