East Coast Paddlesports event back in Charleston

      CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Everything from paddleboarding and mountain biking to archery and disc golf is being showcased this weekend as part of the annual East Coast Paddlesports and Outdoor Festival.

      The event is scheduled for Charleston County's James Island Park beginning Friday and going through Sunday. This weekend marks the 24th festival.

      Those attending can meet with leading instructors of various sports and learn everything from the basics to more advanced techniques. There will also be chances to try out the latest equipment.

      In addition, there will also be food vendors and live music during the festival.

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