Kayak race fund-raiser takes place Saturday

TYBEE ISLAND, GA (WTOC) - A big fund-raiser is set for this weekend for the Tybee Island Marine Science Center.

It's the 13th annual Tybee Island sea kayak race. People of all ages are encouraged to take part in the 6.5-mile river race or the Little Tybee Challenge to test a full range of kayaking skills.

For the first time there's a beginners race. Registration is Saturday at 8:30 a.m. Racers and spectators should meet at AJ's dockside on Tybee's south beach.

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