Get ready to "set sail" on the Raingutter Regatta!
Cub Scout Pack 317 Official Raingutter Regatta Rules
Event Rules & Regulations
All boats must pass the following inspection to qualify for the race:
Only basic materials supplied in the Official BSA kit may be used.
Boats with wet paint will be disqualified
Once the boat is submitted for entry, no further adjustments can be made except in the case of mechanical failure.
At registration judges will assign a number to the boat and separate it by Den.
Additional rules are being finalized and will be added prior to race day.
The race will broken into several heats:
Arrow of Light
Overall Pack Champions (1st Place from each den heat)
Any entry that experiences a mechanical failure will be allowed to re-race if it can be repaired during the same heat. It will count as a heat loss if it cannot be repaired prior to the beginning of the next heat. All repairs of this type must be done with a race official observing and certifying as to its sea worthiness.
The fastest boat to the finish line is the winner. In the event that all boats don’t reach the end of track, the one that goes the furthest is declared the winner.
Only authorized persons will be allowed in the raingutter racing area
One Boat per Scout.
All rulings by the “Coast Guard” are FINAL.