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2018 The Great Contraption Race Sign Up

Think you can build a great contraption?

 

The Great Contraption Race 2018 is ready to launch!! 

Important Information for this year:
Launch site - Silo City Paddling Company, 105 Silo City Row
After party - Buffalo River Works, 359 Ganson St.

First boat launches at 10am!

How to enter your team:
Fill out the entry form below (you can submit the information below or fill out the form in the packet and email it back to IHTA)
Download the 2018 Great Contraption Race Packet - has information on the launch site, after party, and rules for the race!
Set up your team on Crowdrise click on this link: https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/campaign/2018-great-contraption-race
Get building!!!


 

  • Information on how to register, set up your Crowdrise account, day of information, and rules!

  • Separate Waiver of Liability for each member of your team. Each member must sign and return to IHTA either before or day of race.

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*only allowed if Contraption is longer than 8 feet*
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*only allowed if Contraption is longer than 8 feet*
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Contraption fee $175 per vessel ($43.75 per person on a 4 person team)
Contraption fee includes:

One Contraption entry with 4 team members
4 - bracelets for after party at Buffalo RiverWorks day of event
Launch fee (new this year)
Includes food and soft drinks

Contraption fee for vessels longer than 8 feet - $250 ($41.67 per person on a 6 person team)
Contraption fee includes:

One Contraption entry with 6 team members 
6 - bracelets for after party at Buffalo RiverWorks day of event
Launch fee (new this year)
Includes food and soft drinks

Barnacles - Contraption building helpers and cheering section!!!
Adults - $25 x per person
Children - $10 per person 
3 and under free

*To pre-pay for Barnacles or your registration fee directly, please contact IHTA*
*Barnacles can be paid for day of event with cash, check, or credit card*

 

 

Describe any engineering highlights you feel should be promoted and brought to the attention of judges and adoring fans. This information may be used to promote the GCR in our publicity. 

In addition to your fees, you are encouraged to raise tax deductible donations to benefit It Happened to Alexa. Incentive prizes will be presented to individuals who raise additional funds!

Don't Forget!

 

One overall grand prize will be presented to the Individual and Team that raise the most money for IHTA!!