Enter the Haggis
Photo by Katherine Clark.
continued In the Multihull division “PJ’s Hobie” led by Bob Denninger of Albany won first place. Taking second place was team “Feral Cat” led by Ted Feurer of Scotia. Third place winner was “Space Station” boat led by Jeff Chapman of Huntington, Vt.
On Thursday July 11, the annual Parade of Lights had large crowds formed along the shore of Lake Champlain to catch a glimpse of the illuminated boats. The highest scoring boat and winner of the grand prize were Matt Doyle and Ashley Cousens for their boat, Nomad, scored highest in the annual competition.
About 24 boats, around a dozen kayaks, three canoes and several paddle boards participated in the annual kickoff event.
For a full list of race results go to the Mayor’s Cup website at www.mayorscup.com.
The Mayor’s Cup event is a 100 percent community funded event with support coming from many generous local businesses and organizations. The proceeds benefit various community projects.