DA VINCI DAYS

corvallis, oregon

GKC July 19-20 2014
Celebrating a quarter century of innovation and creativity

Races & Revelry

Sat. & Sun., July 19 & 20, 2014

Cheer on contestants in the Graand Kinetic Challenge. A wacky race that features invention, art, pageantry, engineering, and creative inspiration. Slather on the sun screen and be prepared for a weekend of fun.

Want to race/participate but not sure where to begin? Contact our event coordinators for an overview of what's involved.

General Info: Pam Stewart can be reached at at (541) 740-0165 or send a message to graandkineticchallenge@gmail.com.

Volunteering: Roni Sue can be reached at kinetic.volunteer@gmail.com.

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GKC Art, Engineering & Pageantry Judging

Judging and awards are a big part of the fun.  On Saturday morning, teams run a gauntlet of Art and Engineering judges and also perform their required team song.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

 

Benton County Fairgrounds

Saturday, Jul 19: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
GKC Art, Engineering & Pageantry Judging
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GKC Road Race & Dune Climb

The Lemans start of the road race at the Fairgrounds parking lot gives a close-up view of the racers and their costumed pit crew and entourage. After the road course along Campus Way headed toward OSU, racers return to the sand dune obstacle at the Benton County Fairgrounds. They then complete the course through fields and along the multi-use path to the west to the finish line at Benton County Fairgrounds.

Saturday, July 19, 2014

 

Benton County Fairgrounds

Saturday, Jul 19: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
GKC Road Race & Dune Climb
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GKC Mud Bog

Teams traverse 100 feet in thick, sticky mud before entering the Willamette River for the last obstacle of the race.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

 

Crystal Lake Sports Park

Sunday, Jul 20: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
GKC Mud Bog
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GKC River Race

Racers enter the river at the Willamette Boat Landing between 12:00 -1:30 pm and exit at 1st & Tyler between 1 - 2:30 pm. Times are fluid. Return to Finish Line at Benton County Fairgrounds.  Course closes at 3 PM.

Sunday, July 20, 2014

 

Crystal Lake Sports Park to 1st and Tyler

Sunday, Jul 20: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
GKC River Race
 
 
  

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