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Cross the Line Paddle for Veterans
June 19 @ 8:00 am - 1:30 pm
Please join us for the 3rd annual paddle event, Saturday, June 19, 2021, from historic downtown St Marys, Georgia to historic downtown Fernandina Beach, Florida. We are paddling to raise money for Foar From Home, an all-veteran ocean rowing team participating in the 2021 Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge. Foar From Home will row the Atlantic to help raise awareness for Veteran PTSD and suicide, as well as raise funds for K9 for Warriors and a scholarship program for Cross the Line.
Packet pickup and kayak drop off is in the vacant lot across from the entrance to the Salty Pelican on Front Street. The dates are Thursday, June 17th, 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm and Friday, June 18th, 8:00 am to noon.
Amelia River Cruises will transport participants from the city marina to St. Marys at 7:00 am, Saturday, June 19th. No kayaks will be transported on the river cruise. The paddle will begin at 8:00 am in St. Marys.
An after event party will be held on Leddy’s Porch, 3rd St. at 1:00 pm.