Interstate 99 to 178 East to Alfred Harrell Hwy. North to Lake Ming. Follow signs to Lake Ming.
HOST HOTEL: La Quinta Hotel - 800-531-5900 - Use block conf. # 64646055 and `Winter Nationals` Boat Race for discounted racer rate of $55/night - double occupancy. Rooms are limited and must be reserved prior to Jan. 26, 2007.
Best Western Crystal Palace Inn, 2620 Buck Owens Blvd.- 661-327-9651- Make reservations under group block under `Winter Nationals` - $70/night (double occupancy) - cut off date to make reservations is February 2, 2007.
Ramada, Days Inn, Comfort Inn, EZ-8 - 661-322-1901 - Local accommodations
If you wish to camp at the Lake, there is a $30/vehicle camping fee. If you have a camper and do not plan on using it, you will still be charged the $30/vehicle fee - county/park rules.
NOT approved for records.
STOCK/MOD/PRO/J: 3 laps - Clock Start - approx. 1-1/4 mile course.
OPC (SST-45): Approx. 7/8 mile course (WFLS Rules). (2) - 10 laps Sat. and (1) - 20 laps Sun. - 7/8 mile course - LeMans.
SAFETY/RESCUE TEAM: NJBA Team Rescue
The WINTER NATIONALS format will be as follows:
Saturday, February 17- Stock Runabout/Mod Hydroplane classes.
Sunday, February 18 - Stock Hydroplane/Mod Runabouts classes.
Trophies to be awarded to overall winners, 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place approx. 1/2 - 1 hour after last heat on Sunday (2/18/2007) after cleanup of Judges Stand and course.
MANDATORY COMPLETED PRE-REGISTRATION !!!!! Ann Hoban, P. O. Box 2123, Big River, CA 92242. Phone (760) 665-8098. You may pay via Check or Mastercard/Visa (PAYPAL). To use credit card, you must go to Paypal account is your e-mail address.
COMPLETELY FILL OUT the ENTRY BLANK AND CREDIT CARD AUTHORIZATION FORM, and submit it, and fill out an entry blank and mark Credit card and mail it to ANN. Fax # (760) 665-8098 - call first! Entries must be received by 2/14/2007. A late fee of $20/entry will be applied for entries received after 2/14/2007 and for `on-site` registration! Late fee will not be waived for out-of-region drivers/owners. YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER AS THIS ALLOWS THE RACE TO GET STARTED ON TIME!!!!!
Sat., 2/17 - Judges Stand - 8:30 a.m. Sun., 2/18 - Judges Stand - 8:00 a.m.
J CLASS: $40/day - 1st class, 2nd class $20 - ONLY FOR ANY J CLASS REGISTRATION!
STOCK/MOD/PRO: $80/day -1st class, 2nd class, or step up $40/class/day. Note: Family plan is 3 plus classes, 2 or more drivers from same family $250/weekend (Excludes OPC). OPC: $200/weekend fee. *Note: To race in OPC, you must register in OPC $200 weekend fee, and then step up $50/day to 45SS.
Ann Hoban, P. O. Box 2123, Big River, CA 92242 . Phone (760) 665-8098. You may pay via Check or cash on site. To use credit card, you must go to the prescribed paypal account (TBA) and follow instructions -MC/Visa only! Entries must be received by 2/14/2007. A late fee of $20/entry will be applied for entries received after 2/14/2007 and `on-site` registration! You must PRE-REGISTER AS THIS ALLOWS THE EVENT TO GET STARTED ON TIME! MANDATORY PRE-REGISTRATION WITH COMPLETELY FILLED OUT AND SIGNED ENTRY FORM!!!!
Race Director (51317) ROSS WALLACH, 1803 MORGAN LN, REDONDO BEACH, CA
Referee (53791) PAT WHITCOMB, 44350 VILLETA DR, LAQUINTA, CA
Assistant Referee (865) JOHN CASTELLI, 20810 CIRCULO BAJO, YORBA LINDA, CA
Assistant Referee (51960) WILLIAM BOYES, 1851 BROOKSIDE CT, YUBA CITY, CA
Inspector (8759) ROGER CARR, 31272 VIA SAN VICENTE, SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA
Scorer (789) ANN HOBAN, PO BOX 2123, BIG RIVER, CA
Risk Manager (54115) JAY LITTLEJOHN, 4206 W FRANKLIN, FULLERTON , CA
CAMPING FEE: $30/VEHICLE/weekend at Park Ranger's discretion. Bring cash or make check payable to County of Kern. Keep the pits clean and open. Absolutely no extra vehicles in pit area. Each pit is to have at least one fire extinguisher visible within their pit. All Stock/Mod/Pro outboards must bring a tarp/mat/etc. to place under their engines while in the pits in the grass area. No Fuel is to be left on the grass area.
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.