Saturday, August 9th
Support Sara's Great River swim! She's swimming 7.5 miles before the Great River Race to raise funds to keep our rivers clean
The Great River Race is an American Canoe Association sanctioned event.
From novice to racer, everyone is invited to participate on a non-motorized vessel including canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards and rowboats. We even have a prize for the "Best Decorated Boat or Boater" for the less serious paddler.
Race Course: The starting line is at the Union Street Bridge (USB) on the Norwell side. Take out is at the Hanover Canoe Launch, approximately one mile up river from the Washington Street Bridge "finish line" on the Hanover/Pembroke Line. The race course is 7 miles. Check out the race course.
Awards celebration: After the race, join us as the fun continues at the Awards Celebration that will be held at McGreal's Tavern, 690 Main Street) (entrance in rear on West Street) in Norwell Center (near the start of the race). at 1:30 pm. Awards will be given to top three winners in each category. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
NSRWA's Watershed Ecologist Sara Grady is going to swim the 7 1/2 mile Great River Race course this year in an effort to help raise funds in support of our mission and to help us meet our budget. Please consider making a donation on your registration form or her donation page and help us keep your rivers healthy! Thank you!
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