APBA Race Circular

Havasu Landing Boat Races
3/18/2017 – 3/19/2017
S.C.O.A. / S.B.R.A. #71
Havasu Landing Resort and Casino 
12    12800   
Havasu Landing, CA Lake Havasu

From Los Angeles: 10E to 95N. Right on Havasu Lake Rd. Rt on Main.
From Region11: 5S-99S-58E-40E-95S. Left Havasu Lake Rd. Rt on Main.

For camping call 760-858-4592.
Hampton Inn Lake Havasu City 928-8585-4071 Room Block Group Code CHXAPB
Other local Hotels in Needles.

STOCK, OSY400, J, COR: 3 laps of an approx 1-1/4 mile course.
SST120, Sport C, MOD U, Inboard, Inboard Endurance: 4 laps of an approx 1-1/4 mile course.
GN: per rules.
SST45: 3/4 mile course 10 lap qualifiers and 20 lap Final.
Course Elevation: 738 feet

Clock, Flag or Modified LeMans (at race committee discretion)

WMI William Maley

: Three Days of Racing in Two: Stock and Jr Classes

1st , 2nd and 3rd place certificates.

On site Friday 3/17/17 4 pm to 6 pm. Saturday and Sunday 6:30am to 8:30 am.

9 am each day.

All fees are each day ~ COR, Inboard, Inboard Endurance, SST120, SST45 and MOD U $90 ~ Inboard Class SE - $50 (sponsor special) ~ Inboard and IE additional $20 Administration fee per weekend ~ OSY400, Sport C $65 ~ Stock Outboard Classes - 1st class $65 - 2nd class and more $35. Out of region Stock Outboards - 1st Class $50 - 2nd class and more $35 ~ J classes $35.

Online race entry available at www.scoa.club until Fri 3/17 12:00 PM.
Mail paper entries to SCOA c/o Vicki Schwarzenbach, 24021 US Highway 18, Apple Valley CA 92307-4408
Checks accepted for entry fees, payable to SCOA

Race Director (71173) DEAN WILSON JR, 7031 DEER CANYON, CORONA, CA
Referee (7255) BOB PEEBLES, 3992 60TH ST #113, SAN DIEGO, CA
Assistant Referee (13936) DAVID HALE, 10951 SCOVILLE AVE, LOS ANGELES, CA
Risk Manager (3776) KEN KNUDSON, 12445 LAKE FOREST DR, AZLE, TX

PWC Exhibition.
WATER FOWL MITIGATION: Participants will have the obligation to visually scan the perimeter of the race course prior to the start of the race. If any participant should spot any water fowl or other bird species then that participant shall alert a member of the race committee of the presence of the birds. During the event, if a participant spots any water fowl or other bird species in the event area or race course then that participant shall attempt to point at it when passing the nearest patrol boat. The patrol boat shall take steps to evacuate the water fowl from the race course. If any bird is in the path intended to be traveled by the vessels, racing will be stopped until the bird is safely clear from the path of travel.

QUAGGA MUSSELS. Be advised that pursuant to the California Fish and Game Code section 2301, upon entering California, any conveyances, including vehicles, boats and other watercraft, containers and trailers that may carry or contain adult or larval dreissenid [quagga] mussels may be subject to inspection and impoundment or quarantine. Further information on dreissenid mussel protocol can be found here: https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Conservation/Invasives/Quagga-Mussels

TAKING A MINOR TO THE RACE SITE? If the minor is going to be in the Restricted / Hot Pit area and you are not the parent or legal guardian - Off-site signing of a Minor Release Waiver is OK, as long as it is notarized, the form brought to the event is the original, it must have the original colored ink and should not be folded. If this procedure is not followed the Minor will not be let in the Restricted / Hot Pit area. The minor release can be found at apba.org in the Resource Directory, or at https://tinyurl.com/apba-minor-release

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.