Tag Archives: Everglades Challenge

Stand Up Paddle Boarder FINISHES Everglades Challenge

One competitor who faced more than just bad weather in the 2013 Everglades Challenge was Shane Perrin. Fresh from battling health issues, he entered the race on his standup paddleboard. The grueling expedition style event (which is not sanctioned by …

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NEWS – Tall Ship Elissa Back in Berth

Elissa is welcomed back from the shipyard by a bagpiper. Photo by Jamie White, Director of the Texas Seaport Museum

Tall Ship Elissa Back in Berth Marking the end of more than four months in dry dock at Texas City’s Bollinger Shipyard, the 1877 Tall Ship Elissa returned to her berth at the Galveston Historical Foundation’s Texas Seaport Museum on …

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Everglades Challenge Rocks Tampa Bay

On a blustery morning on Saturday March 3rd, a very unusual race started out from Fort De Soto Beach on Florida’s Tampa Bay. The Everglades Challenge is an expedition-style adventure race for sea kayaks, canoes and small boats that starts …

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