CROFTON, Neb. — Plans are continuing for the annual Crofton’s Dam Race, set for July 25. A final decision will be made on June 15, whether or not to hold the event or to adjust it to adhere to social distancing or other recommendations from health officials.

The event will begin with a 1.5-mile kayak on Lewis & Clark Lake from the Weigand swim beach, followed by a 5K run on paved trails through the campground, finishing with a 12-mile bike ride into Main Street Crofton. Additional events include a half-marathon and a 12-mile bike ride.

Registrations are being taken at If the event is cancelled, the fee may be pushed to the 2021 race or contact race officials for other options.

Proceeds from the race will benefit a safe pedestrian trail in the Crofton area.


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