Raingutter Regatta

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May 13, 2016 ~ Pawnee Circle Drive

Dinner at 6:00 pm, Boat Races at 7:00 pm

There will be 2 Boat Races, you may enter either or both.  Straws for wind power will be provided so that everyone is using the same type and size.

  1. Trimaran Boat Kit – $7

You may use paint, markers, or stickers to decorate your boat, but you may not add anything else.  Purchase the boats at the April Pack Meeting.

  1. Make Your Own – Using recycled or repurposed items.
    1. Kindergarten and under
    2. 1st grade – 4th grade
    3. 5th grade – Adult

Rules:

  • All items used to build your boat must have been originally designed for another purpose. Exceptions are tape, glue, paper, cardstock, markers, paint, and stickers.
  • Total Boat Length: No longer than 8 inches.
  • The boat body CANNOT be wider than 4 inches.
  • The boat must remain a single hull boat. Multi-hull catamarans and boats with stabilizing out-riggers are not allowed.
  • Decorations such as sailors, cannons, etc. may be added. All such decorations must be firmly fastened to the boat, and may not be placed in such a manner as to change the boat dimensions as listed above.
  • The only power source must be wind through the provided straw.

New Scouts – Any visitors or new scouts interested in joining the pack may compete in one of the above if they plan in advance, or we’ll have a simple boat to craft at the event that they may race.

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