Creative cardboard boats set sail at Morris Pool Posted in: Lifestyle Boat-builders of all ages brought their cardboard creations to Morris Memorial Pool to race against each other in the Elgin Parks & Recreation Department's second Cardboard Boat Race. Competitors built their own boats made out of cardboard, following some specific guidelines, and with one rower per boat driving them across the pool. This year, there were competitions for teams of both youth and adults. Photos courtesy of Elizabeth Marzec ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!