Yes, it is true. For the second time in a row someone from Colorado came out and took first place. He edged out about forty utah'ns, winning with a finish time ten seconds faster than the second place finisher on a sixteen minute course.
For some pictures see galleries posted here:
Photos from Ogden River Mt to Metro Kayak, 12 Sep 2008 - EddyFlower Forum
Wonderful turnout - good to have representation from out of state. Thanks for your help Hobie, We hope you see you here again next year for a repeat. What an awesome street festival afterward.