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Kaiola Canoe Club and FM97 will again present this fun and exciting canoe race on Sunday, April 21. The races will be held at Hanama’ulu Bay and teams sponsored by local businesses will paddle and compete in less than 1/4 mile events. There will also having a Tug of War event for all our ultimate “buff” and strong-minded teams! These events will start at after the paddling competition.
The purpose of this event is to promote friendly competition between members of the Kauai Business Community and give people an opportunity to experience a great State Sport and more.
Each team will consist of (5) paddlers. Organizers supply the canoe, the paddles and a steersperson. Paddlers do not have to work for the sponsoring business.
There will be three categories: Men, Women and Mixed.
Classifications are: Novice B, Novice A, Open and a Mixed Open Master Crew (age 40 and over). Also Na Opio (18 & under) Boys, Girls, Mix.
Entry fee is $100 per crew entered.
Trophies awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place crews will be given for each category.
Individual awards for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd placers.
There will also be a “best dressed” competition for all participating business. So look your best and wear your utmost “creative wear”!
Kaiola Canoe Club facilities will be available for your use upon request only by appointment so no overlapping in practices occur, limiting to (3) practices only for 30-45 minutes each. This is to give everyone equal practice times.
Tug of War competition. Each team consisting of ten (10 ) members. Five (5) men and five (5) women. Entry fee $100 per team.
Entry forms and other information are available by paging 644-1061.
Deadline for entries is Wednesday, April 17 at noon to lock-in sponsoring business names on shirts.
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