Prepare to sink at the Cardboard Kayak Race

Prepare to sink at the Cardboard Kayak Race

The annual event runs Aug. 6 at Lakeside Park

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Get creative, paddle fast and sink with style at this year’s third annual cardboard kayak race!

Come join the Nelson Kayak and Canoe Club on Monday for our cardboard kayak race. Build your boat out of cardboard, duct-tape and your imagination. All materials will be provided. All ages are welcome.

What’s at stake?

The Kootenay Crown (fastest), the Titanic Award (sinking with style), Best Decorated, new this year the Corporate Crown (fastest business) and many more! Registration starts at 12:30 p.m. or pre-register to save your spot at nelsonkayakandcanoeclub.com. Limited spots available. 15$ per person or 45$ for a family of five or less.