2017 Cardboard Boat Race Recap
What a great day for a boat race!
We enjoyed great races, great food, great entertainment, and fans got a chance to meet some of the 55 social service agencies that we support.
Check out all the fun on our photo gallery here! Thanks to our 22 boat participants and their crews.
Congratulations to our special award winners:
BEST IN RACE
Old Second Bank
MOST SPECTACULAR SINKING
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
First National Bank
Here is how they finished in their respective heats:
Race #1 – Mechanical
1st Place First National Bank – One Goal – Don't Sink
2nd Place Aurora Fast Print – S.H.I.E.L.D
Race #2 – Business
1st Place Old Second National Bank – 02 Bank Mobile
2nd Place Fox Valley Labor News – PackerBear
3rd Place Caterpillar – Built For It
Race #3 – Junior
1st Place Tuecke Carlson Crew – TARLSONS
2nd Place The Cousin Crew – USS SMaRT
3rd Place East Aurora NJROTC – USS TomCat
Race #4 – Not For Profit
1st Place Myastenia Gravis Foundation – Super Warrior "Grandma Tona"
2nd Place Rebuilding Together Aurora – Heroes' Salute
3rd Place Celebrate Differences – High Seas for Disabilities
Race #5 – Partner Agency
1st Place Hope for Tomorrow, Inc. – Whatever Floats Your Boat
2nd Place Hesed House – Team Disney
3rd Place Volunteer Fox Valley – Superheroes of the Community
Race #6 – Partner Agency
1st Place Mutual Ground – Warrior Women
2nd Place Breaking Free – The Lady Glitter Sparkles
3rd Place Suicide Prevention Services – HERE FOR LIFE!
Race #7 – Adult
1st Place AFS Intercultural Program – Study Overboard
2nd Place Falcon Family – Dead Last
Race #8 – Community
1st Place Aurora Police Department – Thin Blue Line
2nd Place Citizen Police Academy Alumni – Sea-PAAA
3rd Place City of Aurora Fire Department – Save Yourself
Drum roll… Last Chance Race
Old Second National Bank – O2 Mobile
Thank you to all the amazing "Super Hero" Volunteers – we couldn't do it with out you!
Thank you to our Sponsors