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2016 Lake Barcroft Labor Day Games

Monday, September 5 at Beach 3

 

Rules for the 2016 Labor Day Games Fishing Derby:

  • Derby begins at dawn and ends promptly at 11:00 am
  • Awards for Biggest Catch (any kind of fish) and Spinning/Fly Rod in separate age categories
  • Fishing permitted anywhere on lake—off docks, boats, yards, beaches, private fish tanks…(Just wanted to see if you were paying attention to that one)
  • Angler contestants measure and photograph their LIVE catches ON THEIR OWNusing phone cameras or similar
  • Report to the fishing desk in Beach 3 parking lot at 11 am to confirm and record catch
  • Then, each angler must register for Labor Day Games at registration desk beginning at 11 am in Beach 3 parking lot

 

THE GAMES ARE ON unless we get steady rain or a thunderstorm.

Another fun-filled, family-oriented Lake Barcroft Labor Day Games is just around the corner. Registration begins at 11:00 am in the parking lot at Beach 3. All Lake Barcroft residents are welcome to participate. There will be a mile run through the community, lake swim, penny pile, canoe and kayak races, sack races, wheelbarrow race, sandcastle building, and, of course, the tug 'o war. Fun for kids of all ages, including parents!  This is one of Lake Barcroft's best community events and we hope to see you all there!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
All events Co-ed

11:00 am Registration (All Day)
 
Sunrise-11 am Fishing Contest (Biggest Catch; spinning/fly rod)
12 yrs. & under
13 yrs. & older
 
Noon - 3:00 Sand Castle Building
1st, 2nd & 3rd Prizes               
Runners Up
 
Noon 1-Mile Fun Run
9 yrs. & under
10 - 12 yrs.
13 - 16 yrs.
17 – 25 yrs.
26 - 49 yrs.
50 yrs. & older
 
12:30 pm Penny Pile (3 minutes each)
4 yrs. & under
5 – 6 yrs.
7 – 9 yrs.
10 – 12 yrs.
 
1:00 Three Legged Race
6 yrs. & under   
7 – 9 yrs.
10 – 12 yrs.
13 – 15 yrs.
16 yrs. & older
Inter-Gen (adult & under 12)
 
1:30
Sack Race
6 yrs. & under   
7 – 9 yrs.
10 – 12 yrs.
13 – 15 yrs.
16 yrs. & older
 
2:00 Wheelbarrow Race
10 yrs. and under
11 – 17 yrs.
18 yrs. & older
Inter-Gen (adult and under 12)
 
2:30 Hula Hoop Contest
12 yrs. & under
13 yrs. & older
 
3:00 Lake Swim (Beach 2 to Beach 3)
12 yrs. & under                
13 – 18 yrs.
19 yrs. & older
 
3:30
Canoe Race (Beach 2 to Beach 3)
[PFDs required]
16 yrs. & under
17 yrs. & older
“Generation Gap” (20 yrs. age difference)
 
4:00
Kayak Race (Beach 2 to 3)           
[Under 10 ft; No sea kayaks]
[PFDs required]
7-12 yrs.
13-18 yrs.
19 yrs. & older
 
4:30 Tug ‘o War
6 yrs. & under
7 - 10 yrs.
11 – 15 yrs.
16 yrs. and older
Battle of the Sexes