2003 World Record Set:
19 days, 4 hours, 51 minutes!

The Mississippi River Challenge for
Rett Syndrome & Leukodystrophy

- May 10, 2003 6 AM to May 28, 10:51 AM 2003-

A 2,348 Mile Marathon to Support a Marathon of Research!

Bob Bradford, forward position, Clark Eid, in the back, approaching L & D 24

Minnesota Kick Off Dinner, May 9


Get together at the Headwaters in Minnesota prior to the race for a send off dinner and fundraiser on May 9 at the Bonanza Steak House, in Bemidji, MN from 5 to 7. Meet the paddlers and road crew! Buy a T-shirt for research! Everyone welcome! We have plenty of space for families, friends, canoeists, and Team Hope!

We have a room reserved in the back.

Address: Bonanza Steak House, 824 Paul Bunyan Dr. NE Bemidji, MN 56601 218-751-8548. Description - A family restaurant serving beer & wine and specializing in steaks and bountiful food bar.  Meeting room facilities available for groups.

Please Contact Tammy Hanson for more information and pricing. Tammy would like to get a general headcount, so please let her know if you can make it!