2017-08-10 / Sports

Splash and dash for diabetes

Courtesy photo Courtesy photo On July 29, Manistique residents Joe Barr and Kristi Wood participate in the 14th Annula Swim Teal Lake: Benefit for Diabetes. The 2.25 mile swim takes place across Teal Lake in Negaunee. The race starts on Negaunee’s Teal Lake Beach and ends at Ishpeming’s AlQuaal Park. Donations raised from the swimar used by the Upper Peninsula Diabetes Outreach Network to strengthen diabetes care and support across the U.P. through a variet of projects. This year’s guest speaker was Olympian Gary Hall. For more information, check out www.teallakeswim.com.

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