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Tag Archives: Los dos Laredos
Celebrate the Rio Grande!
Every October for 18 years, U.S. and Mexican communities throughout the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo watershed celebrate Dia del Rio, a practice begun in Laredo by the Rio Grande International Study Center. In recent years, a professional 33-mile Riofest canoe and kayak race was … Continue reading
Laredo’s Rio Grande Celebrations 2011
Rivers bring life to deserts and the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo inspire a significant celebration every October. Adding to the historical “Dia del Rio” celebration this year, RioFest was the second annual bi-national kayaking race on the infamous river with two … Continue reading
Posted in Rio Grande Projects Tagged Academy Sports, Big River Foundation, Codefront, Colombia, Dia del Rio, Kayak Race, kayaking, Laredo, Los dos Laredos, Nuevo Laredo, Nuevo Leon, Rio Bravo, Rio Fest, Rio Grande 1 Comment
Celebrate the Rio Grande, Rio Bravo, Laredo’s RioFest, Rhythms on the Rio!
Rio Fest’s 2nd annual kayak races are Saturday, Oct. 15th. Race organizers waived entry fees this year for Mexican paddlers in recognition of the turmoil they travel through to arrive at the safe zone that is the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo … Continue reading
Posted in Rio Grande Projects Tagged canoe, kayak, kayaking, Laredo, Laredos, Los dos Laredos, Nuevo Laredo, paddle, race, Rio Bravo, Rio Grande, RioFest Leave a comment