Fans will get a chance to learn about the biofuel that powers hydroplanes at WSU Tri-Cities on Wednesday (KNDU)
KENNEWICK, Wash. -
The Columbia Cup takes over the Tri-Cities area this weekend, as the world's top hydros hit the water.
Water Follies will kick things off on Wednesday, with many of the boats featuring new technology.
Race fans will get an up close look at the boats in a public viewing at WSU Tri-Cities from 4-7 p.m. It is a chance to meet the teams, win some prizes and learn about the bio-fuel technology that keeps the boats going.
SWX and KNDU are your home for the 47th Lamb Weston Columbia Cup. Live coverage begins Sunday morning at 10 on SWX. A special preview show is Friday at 6:30 – also on SWX.
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