The UniBank Blackstone River Valley Greenway Challenge is New England's premier adventure race where teams run, paddle, and bike in a variety of competitive divisions through Blackstone River Valley towns in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The race is September 29, 2012. Its mission is to promote the recreational quality of life in the Blackstone River Valley. Working with the John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Commission and other partner organizations, the Greenway Challenge, in its 12th year, supports clean water campaigns, hiking and biking trails, wildlife projects, environmental education and development of waterway access.
UniBank is the 2012 Title sponsor. Red Star WorldWear and Taco/The White Family Foundation are River Champion Sponsors. Whitin Community Center is Trail Blazer sponsor and Massachusetts State Representative George Peterson is Pace Setter sponsor. The Town of Cumberland Parks & Recreation Dept. and "On the Border" Mexican Grill and Cantina are Friend sponsors.
For more information, visit the Greenway Challenge website at http://greenwaychallenge.org. Follow on Facebook at http://facebook.com/greenwaychallenge, on Twitter at http://twitter.com/greenwaychall, and on Google+ at http://gplus.to/greenwaychallenge.