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Kayak races slated

Thursday, April 19, 2007

The Calico Rock Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring its first Calico Rock Kayak Race on the White River.

The race is scheduled for June 23.

Beginning point for the race is Red's Landing, located between Calico Rock and Norfork.

The race will cover 11 miles, and there will be two divisions; one-person kayaks with an age limit starting at 18, and two-person kayaks with an age limit starting at 12 if an adult is the second occupant.

Prize money for each division is as follows:

First place: $150; second place: $65; third place: $35.

Entry fee for each kayak is $30.

Registration forms and liability waivers may be picked up at the Chamber office, or downloaded from the Chamber Web site at www.calicorock.us. Click on events. For more information call the Chamber office at 870-297-4129.

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