Joey Perras of Manchester (at left) and John Kudla of South Windsor wind their way down the Hockanum River in Manchester during the 25th annual Hockanum River Canoe Race. Sixty-two boats and 101 paddlers navigated the 7.2 mile race course which begins in Vernon and finishes in East Hartford. Proceeds from the race benefit the Hockanum River Linear Park Association. Perras and Kudla participated in the recreational division.
Patrick Raycraft, Hartford Courant