Nicholas McCubbin took first in the men's four-mile recreation class race with a time of 49 minutes, 24 seconds. Rachel McCubbin took first place in the women's four-mile recreation class race with a time of 58 minutes, 13 seconds.
The event, sponsored by the Huron-Clinton Metroparks, REI, Riverside Kayak Connection and Heavner Canoe Rental, took place Aug. 4.
A total of 46 paddlers in 44 boats competed. The
race was open to all skill levels, canoes, and single and double
kayaks, according to a press release from Kensington Metropark.
Races were divided into the following categories:
for boats shorter than 14’.
- Sport, for boats 14’ to 17’.
for boats 17’ to 18.5’ built specifically for racing.