Date: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Races: Begin at 11:30 am
Where: J.L. Sorenson P.E. Building swimming pool
Public is invited!
Open to all SUU students, Faculty, & Staff. Participants must be EITHER 1) students enrolled at SUU, 2) SUU Faculty or Staff. If one of the above conditions is NOT met, you will not be allowed to participate.
Participants are to get out of the pool immediately after completion of the race and carry their boat from the premises.
Racers are to arrange for disposal of their boat prior to race day. No boat construction or modification of any kind will be allowed at the pool. Construction or modification to any boat at the pool will result in disqualification.
Race will start from the deep end of the pool. Boats are to be placed in between each of the starting blocks. If enough boats are present, multiple heats will be run. Participants will set their boats in the water once the whistle blows and board. Participants are to hand paddle only down to the shallow end, touch the side of the pool and return to finish at the deep end. Only one person needs to touch the side of the pool at the shallow end. Participants who fail to touch the side of the pool at the shallow end will be disqualified. Participants are not allowed to travel down the side of the pool using the edge of the pool to propel the boat. Using the edge of the pool to propel the boat will result in disqualification. Only participants are allowed behind the start blocks. All other people must stand on the side of the pool or down at the shallow end.
Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place.
Hope to see you there!
*Participants waive their right to sue due to drowning. Participate at your own risk.