South Florida Avenue to Beacon Rd., left on Beacon Rd. to Lake Hollingsworth Drive, right to Lakeland Yacht and Country Club or Highway 98 North to Crystal Lake Rd, left on Lake Hollingsworth Drive to Lakeland Yacht and Country Club.
IMPERIAL SWAN HOTEL & SUITES (863) 647-3000. ATTN: LORI ANN CARMEN.
ROOM BLOCK IS UNDER "ORANGE CUP REGATTA".
FOR MORE INFORMATION GO TO WWW.CENTRALFLORIDASPORTS.COM
APPROVED FOR RECORDS:
STOCK, PRO, KPROH, JH: 4 LAPS OF 1.25 MILES - CLOCK START.
INBOARD: 4 LAPS OF 1.25 MILES - CLOCK START.
SLT: 4 LAPS OF 1.25 MILES - LEMANS 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
STOCK: ASH, CSR.
PRO: KPROH, OSY-400.
OPC: SST45, SST60, SST120, MOD U, SUPER SPORT.
INBOARD: JERSEY SPEED SKIFFS, 2.5L STOCK, 2.5L MOD, 1.5L, 5 LITRE.
JUNIOR CLASS: JH ONLY.
SUPER LIGHT TUNNEL: ALL CLASSES
PRIZE MONEY WILL BE AWARDED FOR 1ST-5TH PLACE.
Friday, 3/6 - in pits - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Testing is 11:00 am - 5:00 pm).
Saturday, 3/7 - in pits - 6:00 am - 8:00 am.
Sunday, 3/8 - in pits - BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.
Pre-register by Feb. 27 to receive $.25 per mile one-way Tow Money. (Must start one race. Racing accident only exemption at discretion of race committee) and to avoid $50 per person late registration fee after Feb. 27.
Fri., 3/6/09 - in pits - 6:00 pm.
Sat., 3/7/09 - in pits - 8:00 am.
Sun., 3/8/09 - in pits -10:00 am.
Pre-register by Feb. 27. Those who pre-register will be paid $.25 per mile for one way. (Must start one race per day. Racing accident only exemption at discretion of race committee.) After Feb. 27, $50 per person late registration fee and only $.15 per mile Tow Money.
KPRO & JH: $30 per class, per weekend.
OSY 400, ASH, CSR: $70 per class, per weekend.
OPC, SLT: $150 per class, per weekend.
INBOARD: $150 per class, per weekend + $20 additional (for weekend) for Inboard Administrative Fund.
Polk County Sports Marketing,
600 N. Broadway Ave.,
Bartow, FL 33830
Race Director (12466) DEAN PINK, PO BOX 512703, PUNTA GORDA, FL
Race Director (50710) GENE ENGLE, 432 EUNICE RD, LAKELAND, FL
Referee (51320) LINDA ELDREDGE, 336 PRIDGEON, LAKELAND, FL
Assistant Referee (58925) JERRY NEELY, 610 LAKE ARIANA BLVD, AUBURNDALE, FL
Assistant Referee (74469) JOE PHILLIPS, P O BOX 770, ORANGE BEACH, AL
Inspector (50039) JEFF TITUS, 1735 SAINT LAWRENCE WAY, JACKSONVILLE, FL
Inspector (54054) JIM APPLEY, 2700 PELHAM RD N, ST PETERSBURG, FL
Inspector (71908) R C HAWIE, 296 HERNANDO ROAD, WINTER HAVEN, FL
Scorer (50019) SALLY TITUS, 1735 SAINT LAWRENCE WAY, JACKSONVILLE, FL
Scorer (70815) SUZETTE ECKMAN, 976 VIRGINIA AVE, ROCKLEDGE, FL
-Overnight camping available, but not in pits.
-NO alcoholic beverages in pits.
-NO unauthorized vehicles allowed in pits.
-APBA Inboard Dress Code and Pit Pass Procedures will be strictly enforced. Go to www.centralfloridasports.com for up-to-date information on the race, as well as, camping/RV parking, maps, hotels, restaurants, shopping, or attractions.
-CAPSULE TRAINING: Fri. 3/6 by appointment. Location TBD. Fee: $25.
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.