Participants Needed For TRF Raft Race (VIDEO)

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

June 20, 2014 Updated Jun 20, 2014 at 4:50 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- Officials with the Three Rivers Festival are looking for participants for this year's Hotel Fitness Raft Race.

The race sees competitors make their own rafts from scratch and race them down the St. Marys river. Not only do you have an opportunity to see the scenic St. Mary's river, you could also win $1,000 in your pocket.

The entry fee for the contest is $50 per raft and there are two categories you can compete in. Commercial and non-commercial.

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