Jeff Barrow, 51, of Columbia is paddling solo in the Missouri 340 for the first time this year. Barrow coordinates river cleanups for Missouri River Relief, so he’s familiar with the area. He said he has done a fair amount of fun paddling and whitewater racing, but this race presents a new challenge for him.
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