DUCT TAPE REGATTA - Lake Champlain Islands Economic Development Corporation

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DUCT TAPE REGATTA

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The 14th International Duct Tape Regatta:  returns to City Bay in North Hero Village on Saturday, August 3rd. Registration and inspection begin at 9am. The races start at 10am. Plenty of water, laughs and ingenuity!! Don’t miss it!

Contestants race their home-made boats from the North Hero House Beach to the Hero’s Welcome dock…a distance of approximately 600 ft. All ages are welcome!

The boats may be any length, and any design…the crazier the better…but must be constructed from only 2 materials: Cardboard and Duct Tape.  No staples, glue, metal, rubber, wood or resin…nothing else!

Propulsion is limited to feet and hands, swim fins, single un-attached oars, canoe paddles and single or double kayak paddles.  All racers must be wearing life vests.

Register on Race Day, beginning at 9am. Registration Fee is just $10. per boat.

Trophies for the Heat Winners, and for extraordinary victories, such as Biggest Wipe-Out, Most Creative Design, Most Effective Design, Most Determined Racers.

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More information?  info@heroswelcome.com or 802 598 3743,

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Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organizer

Hero’s Welcome General Store
Phone:
(802)372-4161
Website:
http://www.heroswelcome.com

Venue

North Hero Village
LCIEDC
North Hero, 05474 United States
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Phone:
(802)372-4161