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Bathtub teams parade through Nanaimo leading up to the great race

Sail Past on Wheels held Saturday, Great International World Championship Bathtub Race is Sunday
In the leadup to the Great World Championship Bathtub Race, the Sail Past on Wheels Parade took place in downtown Nanaimo on Saturday, July 22. (Karl Yu/News Bulletin)

Heralding tomorrow’s Great World Championship Bathtub Race, Sail Past on Wheels Parade floats made their way through downtown Nanaimo this morning.

The parade took place Saturday, July 22 and is only one of the festive events taking place on bathtub race weekend. Trooper performed at Maffeo Sutton Park Friday, 21 and musical acts will be performing all day today.

The race takes place Sunday, July 23, beginning at 11 a.m. at Maffeo Sutton, through Gallows Point, Entrance Island, Winchelsea Island, Neck Point and back.

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About the Author: Karl Yu

I joined Black Press in 2010 and cover education, court and RDN. I am a Ma Murray and CCNA award winner.
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