Posted: 05.08.19 at 10:26 by Andy Pelling, vice-chair Deepings Raft Race
Wow, what a fantastic day, we had 40 rafts entered and 34 completed the course.
Huge crowds attended and everything ran smoothly.
Lots of great Mardi Gras outfits.
A massive thank you to all our sponsors, supporters and marshals.
We will announce how much was raised for the good causes in a few weeks but for now here is a list of the winners:
Mini Raft – First past the post: Ophelia Rose Jones
Mini Raft – Best design: Lola Gray
Youth Race - The Festival Five in 9mins 28secs (short course)
Main Race - The Fat Tuesdays Boys in 11mins 50secs
Fun Race - The Man Cave Boys in 14mins 3secs
Ladies Race - Rio Trio in 18mins 47secs
Pub Race- The Deepings Stage in 20mins 57secs
Best Dressed Raft was a tie between Spalding Round Table and Rio Trio.
Various other competitions were run with prizes awarded with details to follow on our website - which can be visited by clicking the red button below - or see our Facebook page Deepings Raft Race.