Sports

Paddlers pick up the pace

Happy group celebrates its paddling win. - submitted
Happy group celebrates its paddling win.
— image credit: submitted

Six paddlers represented Cowichan well in the Pacific Northwest Orca championship at Bellingham, Washington.

Lea Joe, Wayne Paige Jr., Muriel Paige, Cal Swustus Jr., Iona Swustus and Grant McCurdy were the outrigger mixed champs, placing first in a one hour and 50 minute race at the Lummi Stommish Grounds.

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