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LISEC SIKAFLEX BOAT BUILD
August 24 @ 9:00 am - August 25 @ 5:00 pm EDT
SIKAFLEX BOAT BUILDING
First held in 2011, our annual SikaKFlex Quick & Dirty Boat Building Competition has quickly become one of the “must-see” events of the summer season. Sponsored by the Sika Corporation, a supplier of Marine Adhesives & Sealants, the event provides would-be boat designers and builders a chance to showcase their creative skills and talents.
THE CHALLENGE: Using only a provided supply of plywood, plastic cable ties, and adhesive/sealant (SikaFlex 291 of course!) , two member teams must build, paint and then paddle their design around a designated course in Port Jefferson Harbor located just offshore of Harborfront Park.
At the conclusion of the race awards are presented to the three front-place race winners as well as for best Original Boat Design. Following the award ceremony our annual raffle is conducted which rewards some lucky person(s) with the current years newly completed raffle boat. If you, your friends or family, or members of your organization are looking for a fun and entertaining event to participate in this Summer, then the Quick & Dirty Boat Building Competition is definitely for you.
LISEC also invites and encourages local community businesses to become a sponsor for this annual event. In addition to providing advertising and community awareness for your business your sponsoring contribution will help defray event costs and provide welcome enabling support for all of LISECs current and future programs.
If your business or organization is interested in becoming a sponsor for this event please fill out our Sponsorship Form and mail it into the address listed on the form.
Our Ninth Annual Quick & Dirty Boat Building Competition is scheduled to be held August 24th and 25th at beautiful Harborfront Park. If you are interested in participating in this fun event please fill out our Application Form with Instructions and mail it to the address listed on the form.