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Tri-City Water Follies Receive Excellence Award

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SEATTLE, Wash. - H1 Unlimited's Air National Guard Hydroplane Series honored its teams, drivers and stakeholders this weekend with the Tri-City Water Follies receiving the first ever, Award of Excellence.

"It's time to reward excellence; recognize the individuals or organizations that go above and beyond" said H1 Unlimited Chairman, Sam Cole.

Water Follies Vice-President Michael Denslow and Event Director Kathy Powell were present to receive the award. Powell acknowledged the Water Follies volunteers by calling them the best on the circuit. She said, "They work tirelessly each year to produce the Tri-Cities' signature event, and it's clear it's a labor of love for them, we love them back for that."

Powell added, "If you can only make it to one event this summer, come to the Lamb Weston Columbia Cup. You'll be treated well for sure."

The 2012 Tri-City Water Follies Lamb Weston Columbia Cup will be held July 27-29. For more information, click here.