Paddle 2.5 Nautical Miles!   Pedal 8k on trails and roads!   Run along the Strait of Juan de Fuca!
Jefferson County Sheriff Mel Mefford planned to start the first Surf & Turf Challenge by firing a cannon his deputies had confiscated from an overzealous home defender. When the gun refused to fire, he fetched a riot gun from the trunk of his cruiser and sent the racers on their way with a 12-gauge blast!

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