The winners of the second annual Cardboard Boat Regatta. Left to right: Reannah Riddley and Joey Pringle for the Haida Gwaii sea cadets with teammate Malachi Vera representing the Prince Rupert sea cadets. Their boat, The Kangaroos, made out of nothing but cardboard and duck tape won them first place in the race by the ocean harbour with a time of 3:40. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)

From cardboard to cardboat: Prince Rupert and Haida Gwaii sea cadets compete at Seafest

The Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps pair off in race by the harbour at Seafest 2019

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