Cow Creek and CTCLUSI Partner to Win Canoe Race

Bringing Home the Prize

Congratulations to the Cow Creek and Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians joint canoe team for their recent awards at Mill-Luck Salmon Celebration and Canoe Races.

The CCBUTI/CTCLUSI men’s team won first place in their division and set a record time of 4:48. The women’s team also won first place, and the youth team won second place.

The races took place near the Mill Casino on September 9 and 10.

Many of the CCBUTI/CTCLUSI team members who competed in the Mill-Luck Canoe Races were also part of the joint team that participated in the Intertribal Canoe Journey to Muckleshoot in July.