Paddlers battled freezing rain to compete in Riverhouse slalom race

By Shelby R. King The Bulletin
Published Mar 31, 2014 at 12:01AM / Updated Apr 1, 2014 at 08:10AM
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Lisa Day, of Welches, navigates whitewater on the course of the Riverhouse Rendezvous kayak slalom race on Sunday on the Deschutes River in Bend.
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Wes McNeil, of Bend, navigates the course of the Riverhouse Rendezvous kayak slalom race Sunday on the Deschutes River in Bend.
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Philip Robert, of Bend, steers toward a gate while on the course of the Riverhouse Rendezvous on Sunday on the Deschutes River in Bend.
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Wes McNeil, of Bend, navigates the course of the Riverhouse Rendezvous kayak slalom race Sunday on the Deschutes River in Bend.
Joe Kline / The Bulletin Sam Drevo, left, and Claire Holman paddle through a gate on the course of the Riverhouse Rendezvous kayak slalom race Sunday on the Deschutes River in Bend.