Kayak awarded to winner of regatta

Anna Taylor receives a Mazzini’s gift certificate for her father, Charles Taylor, from Joe Hicks. Taylor was one of the 40 winners of prizes from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club turtle and duck regatta. - Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune
Ashlyn Pardue, second from left, on behalf of her sister, Lauren, who is in college at Gardner-Webb University, accepts the winning prize kayak from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club’s recent turtle and duck regatta Tuesday morning in downtown Elkin. On hand for the presentation are from left, EVTA’s Bill Blackley, Walmart’s Trent Holbrook and EVTA’s Joe Hicks. Paul Carter at Yadkin River Adventures has donated the prize kayak for the past seven years, and Holbrook has donated bicycles as prizes for Walmart for seven years. - Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune
Elkin Valley Trails Association leaders Bill Blackley, left, and Joe Hicks, center, present four tickets to the North Carolina Zoo to Gill Ripley, who was one of 40 prize winners in the recent duck and turtle regatta. - Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune

Ashlyn Pardue, second from left, on behalf of her sister, Lauren, who is in college at Gardner-Webb University, accepts the winning prize kayak from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club’s recent turtle and duck regatta Tuesday morning in downtown Elkin. On hand for the presentation are from left, EVTA’s Bill Blackley, Walmart’s Trent Holbrook and EVTA’s Joe Hicks. Paul Carter at Yadkin River Adventures has donated the prize kayak for the past seven years, and Holbrook has donated bicycles as prizes for Walmart for seven years.

Anna Taylor receives a Mazzini’s gift certificate for her father, Charles Taylor, from Joe Hicks. Taylor was one of the 40 winners of prizes from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club turtle and duck regatta.

Elkin Valley Trails Association leaders Bill Blackley, left, and Joe Hicks, center, present four tickets to the North Carolina Zoo to Gill Ripley, who was one of 40 prize winners in the recent duck and turtle regatta.

Anna Taylor receives a Mazzini’s gift certificate for her father, Charles Taylor, from Joe Hicks. Taylor was one of the 40 winners of prizes from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club turtle and duck regatta.
https://www.elkintribune.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/web1_EVTA-2_formatted.jpgAnna Taylor receives a Mazzini’s gift certificate for her father, Charles Taylor, from Joe Hicks. Taylor was one of the 40 winners of prizes from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club turtle and duck regatta. Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune

Ashlyn Pardue, second from left, on behalf of her sister, Lauren, who is in college at Gardner-Webb University, accepts the winning prize kayak from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club’s recent turtle and duck regatta Tuesday morning in downtown Elkin. On hand for the presentation are from left, EVTA’s Bill Blackley, Walmart’s Trent Holbrook and EVTA’s Joe Hicks. Paul Carter at Yadkin River Adventures has donated the prize kayak for the past seven years, and Holbrook has donated bicycles as prizes for Walmart for seven years.
https://www.elkintribune.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/web1_EVTA-1_formatted.jpgAshlyn Pardue, second from left, on behalf of her sister, Lauren, who is in college at Gardner-Webb University, accepts the winning prize kayak from the Elkin Valley Trails Association and Yadkin Valley Rotary Club’s recent turtle and duck regatta Tuesday morning in downtown Elkin. On hand for the presentation are from left, EVTA’s Bill Blackley, Walmart’s Trent Holbrook and EVTA’s Joe Hicks. Paul Carter at Yadkin River Adventures has donated the prize kayak for the past seven years, and Holbrook has donated bicycles as prizes for Walmart for seven years. Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune

Elkin Valley Trails Association leaders Bill Blackley, left, and Joe Hicks, center, present four tickets to the North Carolina Zoo to Gill Ripley, who was one of 40 prize winners in the recent duck and turtle regatta.
https://www.elkintribune.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/web1_EVTA-3_formatted.jpgElkin Valley Trails Association leaders Bill Blackley, left, and Joe Hicks, center, present four tickets to the North Carolina Zoo to Gill Ripley, who was one of 40 prize winners in the recent duck and turtle regatta. Wendy Byerly Wood | The Tribune