Riverbration boat race that started in the 1950s set to return to Allegheny River

Riverbration boat race that started in the 1950s set to return to Allegheny River
It’s been around two decades since boats last roared along the Allegheny River competing against one another in a Kittanning racing event. But in August, the three-day Riverbration boat race that first began in the 1950s is set to return. The 2016 …
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The great snake boat race of India
These are external links and will open in a new window The annual snake boat race in the southern Indian state of Kerala is a unique sporting spectacle because of its scale and popularity. Faizal Khan watched the event at the weekend to explain why …
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Women’s University Boat Race turns tide with historic first Thames race
(CNN)For more than 150 years, men’s rowing crews from Oxford and Cambridge have battled it out for supremacy in the annual University Boat Race on London’s River Thames. A lot of water has passed under the bridge since the race was first contested over the …
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1950s live on at Rockabilly Expo and Rocky Mountain Tattoo Showdown and Body

music1950s live on at Rockabilly Expo and Rocky Mountain Tattoo Showdown and Body
The Rockabilly Expo and Rocky Mountain Tattoo Showdown and Body Art Convention will share the space at the Mortgage Solutions Financial Expo Center on Friday and Saturday. One admission price gets you access to both events. “It’s like stepping into …
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Rock ‘n’ roll at Bundaberg’s first rockabilly festival
IF BRIGHT red lips, heels and tattoos along with blend of blues and country takes your fancy, go along to Bundaberg’s first rockabilly festival as it swings into gear on Saturday. The Blue Water Beach Family Rockabilly Festival will be held at the Blue …
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The Story of Rockabilly in Westville
Formed in 2014 by ace guitarist Andy Turrell, The Story of Rockabilly includes the dynamic Marion Loudon on vocals, the talented Jill Murraybrown on Bass Guitar as well as trying her hand on the Upright Bass, and the legendary Francois Hardy on drums …
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