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Wilderness Regatta

July 24, 2021 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

July 4th Regatta at Wilderness Presidential Resort

Event Description: Sign up in the Gym or over the phone by July 23, at 10:00 p.m. to participate.

Teams will collect supplies and assemble their own homemade watercraft to race around the specified water track located near the Sandy Beach picnic area.  Teams should create and display a name for their raft.  Race winners receive a FREE night in a Cabin as well as the Wilderness Regatta 2021 trophy and bragging rights!  Honorable mention given to the team with the most creativity.

Rules:  Each Wilderness Regatta participant must sign a waiver of liability prior to the event.  No factory made paddles/oars or boats; all watercraft materials (tubes, air mattresses, etc.) must be modified from their original condition.  Gas or electric powered motors are not allowed.  Profane/obscene language or images of any kind may not be displayed on or within the watercraft.  Those ages 12 and under are permitted to ride/operate the watercraft only if their parent or legal guardian is on board at all times.  Persons between the ages of 13 and 17 years may operate the watercraft without an adult provided that a parent or legal guardian signs a waiver of liability prior to the event.  Limit of four participants per watercraft.  Lifejackets MUST  be worn on the watercraft at all times.  Alcoholic beverages are not permitted on the watercraft or on land while spectating.  Lifeguards will be on duty at the beach for safety reasons.

Cost of Event: Free

Any other special instructions: Children age 12 & under must be supervised by an adult age 18 or older at all times. All attendees ages 5 & older will be required to wear a face covering/mask while in attendance.


July 24, 2021
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Wilderness Presidential Resort


Gazebo & Sandy Beach
9220 Plank Road
Spotsylvania, VA 22553 United States
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(540) 972-7433
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