The sixth race of the season Wednesday, July 10, featured 444 participants who raced turtles on the official Nisswa Turtle Race track near the chamber building.

The racing season reached the halfway point of summer, with six races remaining. Races continue at 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 21.

A season high 841 racers participated Wednesday, July 3. June saw a grand total 1,138 turtle racers.