Category Archives: Lehigh Classic

The “Little D on the Monocacy” race

Yesterday I paddled in my season-opening race on the Monocacy River up in Frederick Maryland and was blown away by what I discovered. Danny Sullivan, or “Little D,” was diagnosed with Metachromatic Leukodystropy a few years ago.  It is a terminal … Continue reading

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Starting to review my year in paddling

The kayak races that immediately pop into my mind as the most memorable in 2016 were two completely new ones to me, and the James River Rundown 100-miler (I did the 40-mile version last year.) I enjoyed and amazing year … Continue reading

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Lehigh Classic Whitewater Race 2016

I left Charlottesville, VA and started driving at 4am on Saturday, Aug. 27 to head to White Haven, PA for the 5th annual Lehigh Classic Whitewater Race. A couple weeks back when I realized Saturday was free of any of … Continue reading

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The Lehigh Classic

I’m heading back home to Pennsylvania in the morning to paddle in a race that is new to me, The Lehigh Classic Whitewater Race. It looks like a wonderful race timed with a dam release through some spectacular scenery through … Continue reading

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