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Saturday, March 29, 2014 :
The Raging Elk Cardboard Derby
Not only a fun event but a great way to take care of your recycling. Participants recycle cardboard into the most creative of sleds (covered wagons, boats, helicopters the Flintstone mobile and more!!) and then ride them downhill.

Teams construct their sleds out cardboard, paint, glue and tape and cruise gracefully down a ski slope towards a target painted in the snow! This is not a race – there are no points for speed. The entries will be judged based on the construction and creativity of their design along with their accuracy to hit that target in the snow. The crafts can be simple or complex, with up to 4 “pilots’ to help maneuver the craft down the hill. A good time is assured, so get your team together.

Entry Fee:
Early Bird Entry $25+gst per craft.
Day of Registration: $30 +gst per craft.
Register @ Guest Services

To see the full set of rules for the Raging Elk Cardboard Derby, please click here

Schedule:
11am-12pm: Craft Check In @ Snow outside the rental shop.
12pm: Mandatory Captains Meeting & Craft Safety Inspection @ Outside the Rental Shop
12:00pm - 12:30pm: Craft Judging
12:30pm: Crafts move to top of course (once past inspection)
1pm: Derby Start @ Incline Run 4pm: Awards Ceremony @ Daylodge

A huge thanks to our Title Sponsor - Raging Elk Hostel and Kodiak Lounge!! Looking for great accommodation on a budget...the Raging Elk has you covered!! And...don't forget to stop by the cozy Kodiak Lounge located inside the Raging Elk for cold beer and good times!! Check out www.ragingelk.com for all the details!!

A huge thanks as well to our Gold Sponsor - Vitality Body & Mind. Fernie's ultimate fitness and wellness centre offers a variety of classes and workshops to help you focus on your mind, body and soul.

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