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When: Saturday, June 24, 2017
Where: Test Track Park
South Eaton Street
Berwick, Pennsylvania  18603
United States
Contact: Susan Schwartz

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Paddlers will race an 8-mile course from Berwick’s Test Track Park to Susquehanna Outdoor Adventures in Espy. First place winners in each category will get a signature 24k gold paddle charm; second place winners will also get a silver paddle charm. Everyone who enters the race will also be eligible to win a raffle for a new kayak package, including a boat, paddle and life vest. Other raffle prizes include two weekend getaways. The race takes place at 2 p.m. June 24 as part of the Berwick Area Regatta. Registration opens at 10 a.m. Registration is $25 and includes awards banquet at 5:30 p.m. Recreational boats will be divided into three categories. The youth class is for people age 16 and under. Intermediate class is for paddlers age 17 to 50. Those over 50 will race in the seasoned class. There is also a fourth category: racing kayaks, for any boats over 17 feet long. Proceeds benefit the Stuart Tank Memorial Association. The race is hosted by the Berwick Area Boat Club, the American Powerboat Association and the Berwick Area United Way. 

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