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Rampart High School Boat Regatta

Students design, build and race boats made from cardboard and duct tape in the 20th annual race May 1, 2014, in the Colorado Springs high school pool.

Josh Ruckman helps Katrina Rachwitz with her mask as they get ready Thursday, May 1, 2014, for the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Josh Ruckman helps Katrina Rachwitz with her mask as they get ready Thursday, May 1, 2014, for the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Sliver surfer teammates Connor Ott, left, and Tyler Adams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sliver surfer teammates Connor Ott, left, and Tyler Adams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Rampart drafting teacher Casey Bartels falls while trying to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Rampart drafting teacher Casey Bartels falls while trying to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The Golden Goat team sinks while racing against the Wolverines Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Golden Goat team sinks while racing against the Wolverines Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Sophomores Mikhail Preston, left, and Sawn Garcia sink while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sophomores Mikhail Preston, left, and Sawn Garcia sink while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The Venom team of Katrina Rachwitz, left, and Josh Ruckman race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Venom team of Katrina Rachwitz, left, and Josh Ruckman race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Sophomore Caelen Wendt, front, and senior Nathan Chancellor struggle to keep their boat afloat while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The boat sank seconds later. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sophomore Caelen Wendt, front, and senior Nathan Chancellor struggle to keep their boat afloat while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The boat sank seconds later. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Spiderman teammates Curtis Shiflet, front, and Trey Williams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Spiderman teammates Curtis Shiflet, front, and Trey Williams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race toward the finishline Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The two sophomores won the regatta. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race toward the finishline Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The two sophomores won the regatta. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister celebrate after winning the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs Thursday, May 1, 2014. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister celebrate after winning the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs Thursday, May 1, 2014. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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The Captain America team races Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Captain America team races Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Green Arrow teammate Welsey Hartman waits for the racing to begin Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Green Arrow teammate Welsey Hartman waits for the racing to begin Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ryan Crean, right, and Ben Morris try to steer their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ryan Crean, right, and Ben Morris try to steer their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Powder Puff Girls teammates Julia Arrington, left, and Hannah Vehige make some last minute adjustments to their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Powder Puff Girls teammates Julia Arrington, left, and Hannah Vehige make some last minute adjustments to their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Senior Connor Ott, front, and senior Tyler Adams struggle to stay afloat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  See www.gazette.com for a photo gallery. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Senior Connor Ott, front, and senior Tyler Adams struggle to stay afloat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. See www.gazette.com for a photo gallery. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Rampart teacher Karin Lundin tries to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Rampart teacher Karin Lundin tries to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Joker teammates Taylor O'Donnell, left, and Hannah Smith race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Joker teammates Taylor O'Donnell, left, and Hannah Smith race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ryan Crean, left, and Ben Morris race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ryan Crean, left, and Ben Morris race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ghost Rider teammates Ian Campbell, front, and Calvin Murphy race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ghost Rider teammates Ian Campbell, front, and Calvin Murphy race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Matt Pfister dives into the water after he and his Batman teammate Cody Roth won the 20th annual boat regatta Thursday, May, 1, 2014, at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Matt Pfister dives into the water after he and his Batman teammate Cody Roth won the 20th annual boat regatta Thursday, May, 1, 2014, at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Catwomen Stephanie Schlein, front, and Alyssa Griffin race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Catwomen Stephanie Schlein, front, and Alyssa Griffin race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Wolverine teammates Kellen Malone, front, and Eion Hargrove race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Wolverine teammates Kellen Malone, front, and Eion Hargrove race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Golden Goat teammates Christian Rad, front, Matt Telitz race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Golden Goat teammates Christian Rad, front, Matt Telitz race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Venom teammates Josh Ruckman and Katrina Rachwitz raceThursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Venom teammates Josh Ruckman and Katrina Rachwitz raceThursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Josh Ruckman helps Katrina Rachwitz with her mask as they get ready Thursday, May 1, 2014, for the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Josh Ruckman helps Katrina Rachwitz with her mask as they get ready Thursday, May 1, 2014, for the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sliver surfer teammates Connor Ott, left, and Tyler Adams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sliver surfer teammates Connor Ott, left, and Tyler Adams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Rampart drafting teacher Casey Bartels falls while trying to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Rampart drafting teacher Casey Bartels falls while trying to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Golden Goat team sinks while racing against the Wolverines Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Golden Goat team sinks while racing against the Wolverines Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sophomores Mikhail Preston, left, and Sawn Garcia sink while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sophomores Mikhail Preston, left, and Sawn Garcia sink while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Venom team of Katrina Rachwitz, left, and Josh Ruckman race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Venom team of Katrina Rachwitz, left, and Josh Ruckman race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sophomore Caelen Wendt, front, and senior Nathan Chancellor struggle to keep their boat afloat while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The boat sank seconds later. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Sophomore Caelen Wendt, front, and senior Nathan Chancellor struggle to keep their boat afloat while racing Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The boat sank seconds later. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Spiderman teammates Curtis Shiflet, front, and Trey Williams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Spiderman teammates Curtis Shiflet, front, and Trey Williams race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race toward the finishline Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The two sophomores won the regatta. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race toward the finishline Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. The two sophomores won the regatta. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister celebrate after winning the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs Thursday, May 1, 2014. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister celebrate after winning the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs Thursday, May 1, 2014. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Captain America team races Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

The Captain America team races Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Green Arrow teammate Welsey Hartman waits for the racing to begin Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Green Arrow teammate Welsey Hartman waits for the racing to begin Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ryan Crean, right, and Ben Morris try to steer their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ryan Crean, right, and Ben Morris try to steer their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Powder Puff Girls teammates Julia Arrington, left, and Hannah Vehige make some last minute adjustments to their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Powder Puff Girls teammates Julia Arrington, left, and Hannah Vehige make some last minute adjustments to their boat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Senior Connor Ott, front, and senior Tyler Adams struggle to stay afloat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  See www.gazette.com for a photo gallery. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Senior Connor Ott, front, and senior Tyler Adams struggle to stay afloat Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. See www.gazette.com for a photo gallery. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Rampart teacher Karin Lundin tries to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Rampart teacher Karin Lundin tries to walk on water Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Joker teammates Taylor O'Donnell, left, and Hannah Smith race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Joker teammates Taylor O'Donnell, left, and Hannah Smith race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ryan Crean, left, and Ben Morris race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ryan Crean, left, and Ben Morris race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ghost Rider teammates Ian Campbell, front, and Calvin Murphy race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Ghost Rider teammates Ian Campbell, front, and Calvin Murphy race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Matt Pfister dives into the water after he and his Batman teammate Cody Roth won the 20th annual boat regatta Thursday, May, 1, 2014, at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Matt Pfister dives into the water after he and his Batman teammate Cody Roth won the 20th annual boat regatta Thursday, May, 1, 2014, at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Catwomen Stephanie Schlein, front, and Alyssa Griffin race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Catwomen Stephanie Schlein, front, and Alyssa Griffin race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Wolverine teammates Kellen Malone, front, and Eion Hargrove race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Wolverine teammates Kellen Malone, front, and Eion Hargrove race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Golden Goat teammates Christian Rad, front, Matt Telitz race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Golden Goat teammates Christian Rad, front, Matt Telitz race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Batman teammates Cody Roth, left, and Matt Pfister race Thursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Venom teammates Josh Ruckman and Katrina Rachwitz raceThursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

Venom teammates Josh Ruckman and Katrina Rachwitz raceThursday, May 1, 2014, during the 20th annual boat regatta at Rampart High School in Colorado Springs. Students in the school's drafting 2 classes designed and constructed the boats with cardboard and duct tape then raced them in the school's pool. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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