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Nate Szmuildwicz (front), 10, and Matthew Schmidt, 14, power through to the finish with a time of just over 21 seconds on July 21 at the Northbrook Park District’s Cardboard Regatta. Photos by Carlos Alvarez/22nd Century Media.
Ebie Fields (front), 8, and her sister Claire, 6, boast a look of determination as they look to take their vessel Floating Fields to the finish line on Saturday, July 21 during the second annual Cardboard Regatta at the Northbrook Sports Center Pool.
Ellie Rassin and Echo Glidden, both 12, pose inside their boat named the Sailing Silly Clowns.
Alexander Chae, 11, and Daniel Andrejevas, 10, powered The Sea Monster during the regatta.
Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter
8:41 am CDT July 23, 2018
A group of young Northbrook mariners set sail Saturday, July 21 with a common goal — cross the Northbrook Sports Center pool from one end to the other without their self-made vessels coming apart and sinking to the bottom.