South Florida Avenue to Beacon Rd., left on Beacon Rd. to Lake Hollingsworth Drive, right to Lakeland Yacht Club or Highway 98 North to Crystal Lake Road, left on Lake Hollingsworth to Lakeland Yacht Club.
Imperial Swan Hotel & Suites Conference Center (863-647-3000) Attn: Lori Ann Carman
Room Block is under `Orange Cup Regatta`.
For more hotel information, call Polk County Sports Marketing at 863-534-2500 and ask for Brendan Schloerb.
APPROVED FOR RECORDS:
STOCK, PRO, KPRO, JH: 3 laps of 1 mile course - Clock start.
INBOARD: 5 laps of 1 mile course - Clock start.
NOT approved for records:
OPC: Approx. 3/4 mile course - 2 heats each day, Lemans start, 6 laps (back to back, no refueling).
SAFETY/RESCUE TEAM: Region 5 Dive Rescue RACE COURSE ELEVATION: 131.40'
Region 5 Dive Rescue
96 Oscar Hill Rd.
Tarpon Springs, FL 34698
STOCK: ASH, CSR
PRO: KProH, OSY-400
OPC: SST 45, SST 60, SST 120, Mod U, Super Sport
INBOARD: Jersey Speed Skiffs, 2.5 L Stock, 2.5 L MOD, 5 Litre
JUNIOR CLASS: JH Only
PRIZE MONEY WILL BE AWARDED FOR 1ST - 5TH PLACE.
Friday, 2/29 - in Pits - 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Saturday, 3/1 - in Pits - 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Sunday, 3/2 - by appointment only.
Preregister by February 22 to receive .25/mile one way Tow Money (Must start one race. Racing accident only exemption at discression of race committee) and to avoid $20 late fee (per class, per day).
Saturday, 3/1 - in Pits - 9:30 a.m. Sunday, 3/2 - in Pits - 10:00 a.m.
Preregister by February 22. Those who preregister will be paid .25/mile for one way. (Must start one race per day. Racing accident only exemption at discression of race committee). After February 22, a $20 late fee will be charged (per class, per day).
KPRO & JH: $30 per class, per weekend
OSY 400, ASH, CSR: $70 per class, per weekend
OPC: $150 per class, per weekend
INBOARD: $150 per class, per weekend, PLUS $20 additional (for weekend) for Inboard Administrative Fund.
Polk County Sports Marketing
600 N. Broadway Ave, Suite 300
Bartow, FL 33830
Race Director (12466) DEAN PINK, PO BOX 512703, PUNTA GORDA, FL
Race Director (50710) GENE ENGLE, 432 EUNICE RD, LAKELAND, FL
Race Director (58925) JERRY NEELY, 610 LAKE ARIANA BLVD, AUBURNDALE, FL
Referee (51320) LINDA ELDREDGE, 336 PRIDGEON, LAKELAND, FL
Scorer for SO-PRO-J: Suzette Burkhardt
Scorer for OPC-I: Sally Titus
- 5-Boat Minimum Strictly Enforced. Will not include Step-ups.
- NO Overnight Camping in Pits.
- NO Alcoholic Beverages in Pits.
- NO Unauthorized Vehicles in Pits.
- APBA Inboard Dress code and Pit Pass Procedures will be Stictly Enforced.
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.