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Paddling at Pedersen

Published: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 5:30 a.m. CST
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Aliya Rhodes, 12, Jenna Lamberty, 10, her sister, Jessica, 14, and Jessica Nettgen, 13, all of Antioch, go down with their boat, The Pink Pirates, on Sunday as they come back to the shoreline while competing in the Family Cardboard Boat Regatta in the lagoon at Pedersen Park in Antioch. The event was sponsored by the village of Antioch and NorthBridge Church.
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Anya Wroblewski, 3, of Antioch, takes a picture of her brother, Liam, 7, and her mother, Amy, as they practicing paddling on dry land, while their dad, Anthony, works on their boat, Godzilla, on Sunday before the start of the Family Cardboard Boat Regatta at Pedersen Park in Antioch. The event was sponsored by the village of Antioch and NorthBridge Church.
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Caleb Nieze, 7, of Ingleside and his sisters, Addisyn, 5, and Jocelyn, 10, paddle their boat, The Dolphins, as they get timed by their father, Jeff, on Sunday while getting directions from their mother, Natasha, in the lagoon at Petersen Park during the Family Cardboard Boat Regatta at Pedersen Park in Antioch. The children's grandmother, Becki Nieze of Antioch, was also at the event and helped them build their boat.
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Aliya Rhodes, 12, helps paddle the Pink Pirates boat with help from Jessica Lamberty, 14, both of Antioch, on Sunday during the Family Cardboard Boat Regatta in the lagoon at Pedersen Park in Antioch. Other crew members include, Jessica Nettgen, 13, and Jenna Lamberty, 10, both of Antioch.
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Kathryn McIntre, of Antioch and her daughter, Jenna Hoffmann, 13, paddle their boat, the Tata Titanic, during the Family Cardboard Boat Regatta in the lagoon at Pedersen Park in Antioch. The mother and daughter team named their boat the Tata Titanic to boost awareness of breast cancer.

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