Saskatchewan Marathon Canoe Athletes Win June Athlete of the Month Award

Mike Vincent of Regina and Ivan English of Saskatoon are the recipients of the Sask Sport Inc. June Athlete of the Month Award. They were nominated by Canoe Kayak Saskatchewan.

The duo won the Yukon River Quest which featured 21 participants from five countries. This competition was a mens tandem marathon canoe race from Whitehorse to Dawson City, Yukon at a distance of 715 km. They won the race with a time of 44 hours and 59 minutes, which was 6 hours and 43 minutes ahead of the next place finishers.

Learn more about SaskSport Awards and Recognition Program here.