Raft Race

Raft Race Participation

Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 11 a.m.

The Three Rivers Festival Raft Race, sponsored by Hotel Fitness and Hanning & Bean Enterprises, Inc., promotes a safe, fun, family-oriented event. Participants are encouraged to act responsibly, show good sportsmanship, assist other participants if necessary, show respect for the river and the land owners along the river, and of course, have fun! Captains are responsible for knowing the race rules and ensuring that their crew follows them for their own safety, the safety of other participants, and to ensure that we will be able to hold this event in the future.

Raft Race Rules

Registrations WILL be accepted Day of the Race.

All Captains and their crew must remain aboard their Raft for the entire duration of the Race.

All rafts must have a minimum crew size of 3.

All rafts must the run entire course under their own power to be eligible for awards; e.g., NO help from spectators/friends/secret agents on shore, and NO towing.

All rafts will be required to accept a tow if found to be floundering mid-race and/or  not finished by 4 p.m.

Cash prizes totaling $14,000 will be awarded for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in the Commercial and Non-Commercial/Individual Divisions, for the following categories: Fastest Raft & Most Creative Raft.