Small but feisty crew competes in relay race

Overall winner Jim Rollins paddled in Highland Lake during the canoe leg of the race. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

WINSTED — The ninth annual It’s All About Fun Relay Race was held around Highland Lake in Winsted on Saturday, Sept. 9.

The turnout for this year’s event was rather low compared to previous years. Town Recreation Director Tanya Risucci said that only 11 people took part in this year’s event.

In comparison, 25 people took part last year.

Also missing from this year’s event were volunteers from the Highland Lake Watershed Association.

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