2016-2017 Great Boat Float Challenge schedule for Saturday, September 24 from 10-11:30 am at the beach by the Rec House - Fall 2016 Pictures - 2016 Pictures - 2015 Pictures
Every year intrepid sailors gather near the Recreation House to test their skills in a battle of cardboard and creativity. Join us and test your luck on the stormy lake waters. For those in need of supplies, there will be cardboard boxes and rolls in the Recreation House.
This year’s races are hosted by ALPS, OAC and Recreation Services.
The 2016-2017 Boat Float Challenge took place on Saturday, September 24 during Family Weekend. We had a wonderful turnout with five boats participating. Winners of the event are as follows.
First Place and Pride of the Fleet
ROTC's the VSS Embrace It - Their boat was the only boat in the fleet to make it to their destination without sinking. They made it in a time of 1:59s. They also received the Pride of the Fleet Award.
OASIS came in second place making it the farthest before they sank!
Third Place and People Choice Award
The third place winner was the due of Luke Hastie and Ryan Mellott and their boat cast away. They made it the next farthest and were the people choice winners with the best design.
The last award was given to the boat that sank the fastest. The due of Kristina Campbell and Katelyn Bohaty won this award wit their boat The Little Ducks.