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Old 04-23-2007   #1
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Thank You, South Platte River Cleaners

What a great turn out for the clean up. I would like to Thank Mark and Randy, along with Confluence guys and all the boaters for putting on a great event. See you on the river.
Mike
PS Nice job to Connor Finney for stepping up and coming down and helping out at the event.

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since he was mentioned, i met finney at the "ramp" and r-2 ed the clean up with him. he was pro active all day. he was also well behaved with my 9 yr old. never even had to slap him once. after talking with him about the incident and life in general, he seems like a decent kid and has learned a lot about how to treat people and how to act. definitely humbled.

keep it up and it will pass finney.
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Thanks all for coming out for this event.

I think Randy and Mark did a fantastic job in organizing this thing, it is not easy trying to put an event this size on.

It was really cool seeing such a diverse cross section of boaters coming together like this.

Here is the article from the rocky mtn news today

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They didn't even mention the pink lamborghini that got pulled out of the river - I think that was the prize of the day. Or maybe the 100lb metal safe.

Props to everyone who came out and to all of the sponsors.
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Yeehaw

It was fun and a damn good day on the river, even after the clouds moved in. My kid was so tired, he crashed about 2 minutes into the car-ride home. But he did ask me if we were going to do it again next weekend. I told him he can pick up trash anytime he sees it and should.

Hats (helmets) off to the sponsors, This was a great event and hugely worthwhile, especially since Fuzzy and crew go that damn barbie car out of the river...

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