Photo: Left to right, GRC Director Gina C. Lynn, Board Member Cathy Glad, Owners Kim & Hansel Lucas, Board Members Tanya Chaney and Jerry Fronzaglio

On Thursday, May 25th a ribbon cutting was held at Performance Kayak, Inc. owned by Kim and Hansel Lucas and located on the Yough River in West Newtown. Performance Kayak, Inc. is a specialty retail kayak shop selling racing, touring and fishing kayaks.

Direct access to the river allows for those interested in purchasing product to give it a try. Kim and Hansel hosted a wonderful social evening, along with the ribbon cutting, guests enjoyed a relaxed setting, refreshments and craft beer from a local brewery.

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