APBA Race Circular

2007 PRO Nationals / O175 World Championship
7/25/2007 – 7/29/2007
PRINCE EDWARDS POWER BOAT
 
DePue Mens Club 
7    1798   
DePue, IL Lake DePue
6/6/2007
 
6/15/2007

Interstate 80, exit Route 89 (Spring Valley exit) South and turn at Route 29. Take Route 29 West to DePue. Watch for town sign. Take Lincoln Ave. (local road) to Marquette Street. Marquette St. West into town and over tracks to downtown area. South on any side street to pits at Lake DePue.
**NOTE: If you are arriving from I-80W DO NOT TAKE THE PRINCETON EXIT, IT WILL BE UNDER CONSTRUCTION. TAKE THE SPRING VALLEY EXIT!!

In Peru - La Salle - Oglesby: Comfort Inn 815-223-8585 * Econo Lodge 815-224-2500 * Days Inn 815-883-9600 * Fairfield Inn 815-223-7458 * La Quinta 815-224-9000. Camping on grounds,Anyone bringing motorhomes, electric and water will be available for a fee. Please contact Paulie Bosnich 815-447-2090 to reserve a space and for the fee amt.

NOT approved for records. Approx. 1 mile course for all classes, EXCEPT 500SH, which will use the 500 Sprint Course. All classes 4 laps, EXCEPT O175, 500SH, KPH, C Service and C Racing. 6 Laps for O175. 6 laps for 500SH. 3 laps for KPH, C Service and C Racing. LeMans start for 500SH and O175, all others Clock start. 3 heats for all classes, EXCEPT O175 which will race 4 heats.

Black Diamond Rescue

Insured TESTING all classes. KPH and 500SH will have designated Test times announced each day. UIM O175 will having qualifying if needed Friday. UIM O175 heats #1, #2, #3 will run on Saturday. UIM O175 Final heat will run Sunday. O175 World Championships will run per UIM rules. FRIDAY: 500SH (3 heats back to back) C Rac H, 175H, Intermission, 125R, KPH, C Ser R, Intermission, OSY400, 500H, O175 Qualifying (if necessary). SATURDAY: O175 Heat #1, C ServH, 250R, 350H, Intermission, O175 heat #2, CRR, 700H, 500R, Intermission, O175 heat #3. SUNDAY: O175 final heat, 1100R, 125H, 350R, Intermission, 250H, 1100H

Minimum $12,000 for PRO Nationals. Olympic style Medallions. Note - NO prize money for O175 Worlds.Top Hydro Purse by Vertical Rehab: 1st Place $3000, 2nd Place $2000, 3rd Place $1000. 500H and 700H: $1000 for 1st place from Vertical Rehab.

Tues., July 24 - Wed., July 25 - Thur., July 26- in Pits - 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Pre-registration deadline postmark of July 12. Pre-Registration will be taken at Constantine provided a separate check is issued. Must be registered to test.
Register online at www.ustitleseries.org (request ID and password from webmaster)

Friday - Mandatory ALL Drivers, 8:00 a.m. in VFW Hall. Bring helmet and life jackets. Saturday in pits (Saturday Racers)9:00 a.m. Sunday in pits (Sunday Racers)10:00 a.m.

$40.00 per Class pre-entry / $55.00 on site - $15.00 K Pro Hydro / $20.00 on site.
ALL PIT CREW /FAMILY MEMBERS REQUIRED TO PAY $10 FOR WRIST BANDS. DRIVERS AND OFFICIALS RECEIVE FREE WRIST BAND. REPLACEMENT BANDS $10. THIS ALLOWS FREE DAILY ADMISSION FOR RACE DAYS. PROCEEDS SPLIT 50/50 BETWEEN PRIZE MONEY AND MENS CLUB. CHILDREN 10 AND UNDER FREE.

Shirley Summers, 36788 N. Helen, Lake Villa, IL 60046 RACNBNS@SBCGLOBAL.NET
Register online at www.ustitleseries.org (request an ID and password from webmaster)

Race Director (10802) KRISTI ELLISON, E918 CHERNEYVILLE RD, LUXEMBURG, WI
Referee (3943) CHARLES GONYEA, 3465 TIMBER RIDGE LAKE ROAD, LIBERTY, NC
Assistant Referee (50352) GARY WYHOSKI, 740 TAYCO STREET RD, MENASHA, WI
Inspector (797) JOE JOHNSON, 379 SUSSEX CIRCLE, VACAVILLE, CA
Scorer (70793) SHIRLEY A SUMMERS, 36788 N HELEN DR, LAKE VILLA, IL
Risk Manager (57100) PAUL BOSNICH , PO BOX 844, DEPUE, IL

UIM COMMISSIONER: Fred Hauenstein, Jr., 1830 White Swan Dr., Oshkosh, WI 54901-2560
* Risk Manager directs parking of ALL Trailers! * All Trailers parked in soccer field. * NO LATE ENTRIES accepted after driver registration is closed. * Racing Uniform Dress Code encouraged. * Driver must scratch before or during driver roll call to receive refund. No late scratches allowed. * Drivers Party, courtesy of west coast drivers, in the pits Wednesday - $5.00 - Bring a dish if you can and BYO Soft drinks, keg donated by USTS. * Banquet Saturday night - $20.00 per person at Eagles Hall. Tickets purchased from Francis Latta at race. Shuttle will be available. * $50.00 penalty fee for destroying each buoy. * Insured testing for Capsule & non-capsule boats 7/26 and 7/27. * 500SH to test only on 500SH course. * Emergency Phone # 815-447-2000 * Find more race information at: www.ustitleseries.org, www.hydroracer.net, www.portagebaysystems.com/proweb/ * If you need methanol, please contact Paulie Bosnich by Constantine to set up delivery. 815 447-2090. *
*Club is responsible for payment of Reg.7 Safety Fund fee $10/sanction day, payable to Reg.7 Chm., Dee Berghauer, 1505 Woodside Ln., Elm Grove, WI 53122-1982.

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.