Lake Lanier athletes were in several Pan American Championships finals on Saturday, but it wasn't until the mid-afternoon senior men four-man kayak (K4) 1,000 meter race that local paddlers stood proudly on the awards podium as the American flag was raised behind them.
May 21, 2016|
By Charlotte Atkins
The U.S. canoe team of Ian and Gavin Ross finished in fourth place behind Cuba, Canada and Mexico in Thursday's senior two-man canoe (C2) 1,000-meter final at the Pan American Championships held at Lake Lanier Olympic Park in Gainesville.
The Wednesday Dogfights played stableford scoring this week at Chicopee Woods Golf Course. The individual points winner in the A Flight was Ron Melin at +7 points. Joe Roberts was second with +6 and Jerry Horton with +5. In the B Flight, Henry Komoto won with +11 points. Second was Roy Smith with +10 and Steven Noah finished third with +7 points.