Whaleboat to Compete in Mighty Merrimack Rowing Race

Photo/Lowell’s Boat Shop
Photo/Lowell’s Boat Shop

Newburyport News: Although this will be the 5th consecutive year in the revival of the Mighty Merrimack Rowing Race at Lowell’s Boat Shop, there will be a brand-new attraction at the event.

On Sunday [October 20], the recently launched replica whaleboat built by 8 area high school apprentices during the past academic year. The apprentices are ready to test their vessel’s mettle by taking part in the race and are eagerly anticipating a challenger to join the fray.

Read more about the Mighty Merrimack Rowing Race.