Inside the Green Race Pre-Party: All the Smack-Talking Highlights

Interviews with race organizers, athletes and a gorilla (plus an exclusive chat with "Mary" Jackson)

The second installment in our 2014 “Voices of the Green” series.

C&K correspondent Scott McCleskey did some on-the-ground reporting at the halloween pre-race party last night. Here’s what he found:

Mario Levinson and Mary Jackson: The couple favored to win this year’s longboat event


Benn Fraker: “You run that Gorilla enough times in one of those long boats, you’re gonna get bit off…and it’s gonna hurt.”


Exclusive interview with some of the hottest ladies in whitewater…


Thanks to whoever lent Bo $20 for the entry fee.


Algae?


This gorilla loves Watershed Dry Bags, one of the original sponsors of the Green Race.


It’s a family affair.

See PART ONE of the Voices of the Green Race series here.