APBA Race Circular

2017 Yapachino Memorial Regatta Nationals
9/9/2017 – 9/10/2017
TACOMA INBOARD RACING ASSOCIATION #28
 
 
10    12900   
Spanaway, WA Spanaway Lake
6/28/2017
 
7/24/2017

From Hwy 512 take Pacific Ave., south to Military Rd-turn right-follow to park entrance-turn left into park-follow signs to parking

Shilo Inn - 253-475-4020 mention Tacoma Inboard for racing discount $99 a night. Rate is good until August 25, 2017.
Camping- $50 for weekend (please look below in notes further instructions)

All Classes will run 5 laps on an approx 1 mile course. Not approved for records.

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Region 10 Rescue

National Championships: Inboard

Trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall for the weekend, Inboard and Sport C.
Trophies for Nationals (Inboard category) 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, plus $1000 per class prize money and tow money combined. Must have 4 legal starters to be eligible for money.
Vintage - nameplates upon request.
Inboard Babcock Race
Trophies presentation will be held 1/2 hour after tear down the upper pavilion.

Friday- 4 pm to 8 pm ~ Saturday- 6:30 am to 8:30 am (At the Pavillion) ~ Pre-registration is appreciated.

Saturday and Sunday- 9:30 am

$160 entry for all Inboard, IE and SC classes
$30 step up classes
$20 Inboard and IE Administration fee per weekend is included in the entry fees listed above.
$130 for Vintage, Plus $10 per registered Vintage participant for the Vintage Promotion Fund
$165 for all Inboards and $135 for all Vintage who would like to pay by credit card.

Kim Hamilton, 21121 68th Ave E Spanaway, WA 98387

Race Director (52229) SUE TROXELL, 22809 NE 159TH ST, WOODINVILLE, WA
Referee (3962) DOUGLAS SHELTON, 3202 80TH ST E, TACOMA, WA
Assistant Referee (917) CHARLES R DODGE, 23102 29TH AVE W, BRIER, WA
Inspector (14785) RUSSELL MEAD, CASCADE YACHT WORKS, ASTORIA, OR
Inspector (72406) BRANDON PAYNE, 8601 232ND ST CT E, GRAHAM, WA
Scorer (14028) KIM HAMILTON, 21121 68TH AVE E, SPANAWAY, WA
Risk Manager (11233) ANA CAPPELLETTI, 5502 220TH ST SW D-105, MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, WA
Vintage Rep (75163) JAMES OLSON, 9315 222ND ST SE, WOODINVILLE, WA
Vintage Inspector (75326) STEPHEN PARKER, PO BOX 3313, RENTON, WA

***NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP INBOARD***
1. Camping in park $50 for the weekend, and you must stay in the park. Park gates will be locked after dark. Preregister by emailing Ana Cappelletti - hydrogirl07@hotmail.com, if staying only 1 night, you will still be charged full price for the weekend. This if for RV parking only, no tents. Must preregister by Sept. 1st by 12 p.m.
2. Fuel must be kept in approved containers in the designated area.
3. Pit passes with valid APBA card; ID will be required.
4. Classes with less than 4 boats may be combined at the discretion of the Race Committee
5. Last chance format may be used with classes that have more than 10 boats.
6. NO TESTING. We will not have any time for testing at this event. For safety concerns the Referee may allow some testing ONLY if the race committee agrees it is necessary. This is a race committee decision Maximum laps will be 2.
7. All scooters or motorcycles (any size) are prohibited in restricted areas.
8. Staging the pits on Friday starting at 12:00pm to place boats so that there isnt as much congestion on Saturday.
9. For all trailer launching boats, please keep your vehicle attached until you are permanently positioned by the pit boss.
10. THIS IS A BABCOCK RACE for Inboard. Babcock race will be on Saturday.

This Regatta is sanctioned through APBA

All prizes are the responsibility of the conducting Club. APBA does not guarantee nor is it responsible for payment of prizes. You are advised that this event may be canceled prior to the race due to circumstances beyond the control of this association. If you plan to travel a long distance, it is recommended that you contact the race sponsor prior to your departure to ensure this event will take place.