Red Bull Flutag event at North Avenue Beach canceled

September 8, 2012 8:38:02 AM PDT
The Red Bull Flugtag event that was scheduled Saturday at North Avenue Beach has was canceled, organizers said, due to unsafe water conditions.

There was no word on a possible rescheduling of the event during which people try to launch their hand-made flying machines off a pier and straight into the water below.

More than 35 teams from the Midwest had been set to compete.