APBA Race Circular

2019 Joe Whetstone Memorial Great Lakes Challenge
6/15/2019 – 6/16/2019
MICHIGAN HYDROPLANE RACING ASSOCIATION #267
 
Sons of the American Legion Post #223 
6    13195   
Constantine , MI Saint Joseph River
4/18/2019
 
5/14/2019

From I-94 , Exit #74 South ( US-131 ) . Follow US-131 South 27.5 Miles to American Legion Post #223.
From I-80 ( Toll Road ) Exit # 107 ( US-131 ) . Follow US-131 North for 7.5 miles to American Legion Post #223 . Legion is located 0.5 miles north of Constantine , MI. *** GPS 65079 US HWY 131 Business, Constantine, MI 49042

Super 8 - 269-279-8888 *** Americas Best Value Inn, Three Rivers MI - 269-273-8100
Holiday Inn Express, Three Rivers MI - 269-279-7766

SO / MO / J CLASS 3 laps on an approx 1 mile course. NOT APPROVED FOR RECORDS

Closed Course - Clock Start

N.A. Championships: 750MH
 
05400   125CCMH05450   500CCMH05460   750CCMH06000   STOCK OUTBOARD11000   J CLASSES
 
05400   125CCMH05450   500CCMH05460   750CCMH06000   STOCK OUTBOARD11000   J CLASSES

Trophies JH, JR Sat & Sun
Points for all other classes

Friday TBD Listen for announcements
Saturday - 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Sunday - 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Saturday - 9 a.m. *~* Sunday - 9:30 a.m.

JH , JR $20 per class per day *~* SO / MO / AX $30 per class per day

DO NOT SEND

Race Director (2431) JOSHUA PEARSON, 1799 OAKSHIRE AVE, BERKLEY, MI
Race Director (12733) DUSTIN PEARSON, 1101 GREENWOOD LN, MT PLEASANT , MI
Referee (2060) MARK WHEELER, 2690 TIMBERLEAF LN, KALAMAZOO, MI
Assistant Referee (75152) ROBERT TROLIAN , 5524 GREENWAY DR, TRENTON, MI
Inspector (156) THOMAS JOHNSTON, 11880 PRESTON RD, BRITTON, MI
Inspector (7168) JOE PATER, 2511 RIVERWOOD TERRACE, SAINT JOSEPH, MI
Scorer (7509) TRACY TROLIAN, 6275 MILAN OAKVILLE RD, MILAN, MI
Risk Manager (72067) KAREN DUFFIELD, 924 CLYDE ST, LANSING, MI

Stock - No 45SS or Marathons running at this event.
**See Race Directors for parking of Motorhomes. They will direct you to the placement of parking & camping your vehicles. Diagrams will be available for 2 rows of parking for motorhomes parallel to race course.
*The Boy scouts will have parking for spectators in designated area. If you choose to park in their area show your wrist band and you will not have to pay. It would be appreciated if you make a small donation.
**The American Legion will be serving breakfast and lunch both days. There will also be a steak dinner on Saturday night *** Please Support the Legion ***
** All dogs must be on leashes on in vehicles (Per Legion Request)
**MHRA Racers School will take place from 1-4 p.m. Friday . Only MHRA racer school participants will be allowed on the water.
**Classes may be combined at discretion of race committee
**TAKING A MINOR TO THE RACE? If a 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 allowed in the Restricted / Hot Pit Area. The minor Release form can be found on apba.org-Resources-then Resource Directory- resource Type-Insurance-apply- the Minor Waivers are at the bottom of the list. ***

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.