Throw down: Many of the best kiteboarders in the world are in town for the third-annual Ro-Sham-Throwdown competition. The event takes place Wednesday through Saturday this week at the east end of the Hood River Delta and the Marina Swim Beach. Pictured is kiteboarder Tom Court in a qualifyer round yesterday afternoon.
If the wind holds, the event finale will be Saturday afternoon. See the July 16 news for more.