The Peconic River divides Riverhead from Southampton Town. So it’s the perfect place for the two town supervisors to get into carboard boats and have a race.
The perfect place, so long as you’re not Sean Walter. The Riverhead Town Supervisor fell to 1-2 in the annual race Sunday, finishing a distant second to Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst.
The News-Review was there to capture it all for your enjoyment.
Don’t forget to check back Monday for a complete list of winners and photos from all the Third annual Riverhead Cardboard Boat Races, and read Thursday’s paper for even more coverage.