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Ready, set, surf: Prize money increases, and more classes are added for Midwest Speed Quest

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WORTHINGTON -- By the time the inaugural Midwest Speed Quest concluded in October of last year, 35 windsurfers had tested their ability to go fast on the race track that is Lake Okabena. Chris Lock, a windsurfer from Plainview, posted the top time of 38.8 mph and took home the $500 grand prize.


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Beth Rickers
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at  
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