Postponed Missouri River 340 race not stopping all competitors

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 | 11:20 p.m. CDT; updated 9:25 p.m. CDT, Thursday, July 22, 2010

COLUMBIA — The Missouri River 340 will have to wait. The 340-mile race for canoeists, kayakers and other paddlers that starts in Kansas City, Kan. and ends in St. Charles has been postponed because of dangerous conditions on the Missouri River. The race, scheduled to take place next Tuesday through Friday, has been moved to Aug. 24.