Haley Newman, Gene Newman, Emma Duffany, Jake, Steve Coffin, Will Glass, Sue Dodds, Allen Kelly, Scott Visser, Heidi Visser, Emma Visser, Eileen Visser, Sawyer Pignona, Will Siegfried, Ellie Siegfried, Tara Siegfried, Jason Kelly, Mary Kelly, David Robertson, Ana Kelly ( youngest participant), Jacki Kelly, Luke Dunkleberg, Krista Kelly, Zach Ayen, Tabithia Lalonde, Kelly Ayen. Photo by Heather Durkee.
CANTON -- St. Lawrence Valley Paddlers held their third duathlon of the season last week at Little River boat launch in Canton.
A time of 27:08 put up by the team of Johnny Newman in canoe and Jeff Lyndaker running. They edged out the second place team of Will Glass and Allen Kelly.
On a night when the event featured many family teams, first place in the solo women was Mary Kelly followed by Sue Dodds.
Next on the St. Lawrence Valley Paddlers’ schedule is the Remington II Canoe and Kayak race Saturday, Aug. 31 starting in Rensselaer Falls with a six-mile downstream paddle on the Oswegatchie River to the finish above the dam in Heuvelton. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the race starts at 10. There will be recreational and competitive classes with awards three deep in each class.
More info at www.slvpaddlers.org.
Race times for the recent race were:
• Teams, men
Johnny Newman, Jeff Lyndaker, 27:08:00
Allen Kelly, Will Glass, 28:43:00
John Newman, Jake, 33:20:00
• Teams, mixed
Gene and Haley Newman, Emma Duffany, 30:35:00
Kelly Ayen, Luke Dunkleberg, Zack Ayen, 32:03:00
Heidi, Scott, Emma and Eileen Visser, Sawyer Pignona, 33:49:00
Will, Ellie, Tara Seigfried, 34:31:00
David Robertson, Jacki Kelly, 47:35:00
Krista, Ana and Jason Kelly, Tabitha Lalone, 58:30:00
• Women, solo
Mary Kelly, 37:02:00
Sue Dodds, 40:52:00