Water Safari Prelim
After the announcer’s signal, Water Safari hopefuls paddle furiously down the San Marcos River after starting at City Park Sunday morning. The informal race was hosted by the Martindale Athletic Club to help get racers in the training mindset leading up to the Texas Water Safari kick-off on June 8. Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey
Father and daughter team Ian and Adelaide Rolls settle into their boat as they wait for the race to start.
The team of Kaitlin Jiral, Virginia Condie and Morgan Kohut, aka the Gassy Lassies, quickly walk their boat to the clearing so they can get warm after their long paddle to Spencers Canoes.
Ray Arquette grins despite being soaked as he hauls his boat up the bank.