Krazy Derby' was wacky as ever

Last but not least was a creation by the Isachsen family, who have demonstrated their creativity for years. This years sled was a looming Lego block. In prior years, Eric, Kit and Sten Isachsen have entered an ornate Viking ship, a Star Wars fighter rocketship, a Beverly Hillbillies car, and a giant duck.

Saturday, three teams competed in that low-budget North Country sport that can be quite competitive - broomball.

Twenty spectators entered the new hockey shoot-out event, and prizes were awarded in four categories: Pee Wees, Youth, Teens and Adults.

While many patrons enjoyed the home-baked snacks like brownies, others enjoyed meeting up with the big furry Adirondack Phantoms mascot "Dax."

Whether a spectator or a downhill competitor vying for bragging rights or local fame, the participants at this year's Krazy Derby enjoyed themselves, said Lynn Engelmann of the North Warren Chamber of Commerce.

"I was impressed there was a lot of creativity, she said. "I must say, a good time was had by all.

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