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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
University Recreation Plans Canoe Race May 2
phone (715) 836-4741
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MAILED: April 21, 1998

EAU CLAIRE -- The South Bound 6 Canoe Race will be held May 2 as part of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire's third annual Spring Rec Fest.
The race route consists of a six-mile stretch on the Chippewa River. It will begin at Owen Park and finish at the Highway 85 wayside.
The first heat will begin at 9 a.m. and the last heat will begin at 3 p.m. Participants with the best time in each division will be awarded gift certificates from Scheels All Sports.
All equipment will be provided; no personal gear is allowed. The divisions offered are men, women or co-rec.
Participation is limited to the first 50 teams.
Registration cost is $12 per team. The registration fee covers gear and a Rec Fest T-shirt. Registration closes at 3 p.m. April 30.
For additional information, call (715) 836-3616.
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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

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

Updated: April 20, 1998