PHOTO GALLERY | 27th Annual Great Bed Races

05/03/2016 04:00 PM

Thirty teams participated in the 27th annual Great Bed Races on Monday night at Broadbent Arena.

The theme of this year’s event was “Race for the Cup.” Prizes went to the teams with the three fastest times, as well as for “Best Decorated Bed,” “Most Entertaining,” and “Cone Eater” categories.

The results of the 27th annual competition:

Champions Division

1 Bluegrass Indoor Karting 33:15

2 Rubbies Southside Bar & Grill 34:05

3 Ford 34:46

Fun Division

1 Premier Packaging 38:70

2 Brandeis Machinery 38:87

3 Black Diamonds 40:04

Best Decorated Bed

Bigelow Tea
(Racing Tea Theme with a Giant Tea Cup and a racing spoon, with team members dressed in tea bags.)

Most Entertaining

Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar
(“Yacht Club” theme with their bed decorated like a camper/pontoon and team members dressed as large solo cups.)

Cone Eater Award

Expert Sleep Medicine/

Trey Eckerle

Trey Eckerle joined cn|2 in June 2013. A graduate of WKU, Trey grew up in Louisville and enjoys having a front row seat as Director to Kentucky sports and politics. He can be reached at 502-792-1106 or


Subscribe to email updates.

Subscribe and get the latest cn|2 Sports info delivered to your inbox.