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Vermont team heading to Red Bull Flugtag

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A team of Vermonters is getting ready to compete at the Red Bull Flugtag.

The event features 30 handcrafted flying machines from all over the Northeast. They must all be entirely human-powered, less than 28-feet wide and weigh no more than 400 pounds.

Teams push their machines off a 30-foot dock where judges are waiting to score based on their performance.

To vote for the Vermont Lumberjacks team heading to compete at the Red Bull Flugtag in Washington, D.C., on September 21 -- http://redbullflugtagusa.com/page/teams/view_team/635/vermont_lumberjacks or you can text 72855 and enter DC2 for the Lumberjacks. Voting starts Thursday, September 19 and ends Saturday, September 21.

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