O’SAIL will hold The Crossing beginning with registration at 8 a.m., followed by the launch at 9 a.m. Aug. 13 at Morningstar Marina. This event is a one-mile open water course parallel to Eaton Ferry Bride. Participants can swim, float, paddle, walk or “waver” across Lake Gaston. Participants 13 years old and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is $25 per person prior to Aug. 10 or $30 day of the event. Registration forms can be obtained from the Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce or at www.osail.org.