BIIF paddling crews savor chance to get back on water for long-distance race

  • KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald The Kamehameha boys paddling crew team wins win a BIIF long-distance race Saturday in Hilo Bay.

An unofficial long-distance BIIF canoe paddling meet was held on Hilo Bay on Saturday, a day of appreciation for paddlers who have been out of the water since Feb. 8, 2020.