APBA Race Circular

2021 Spring Buckhorn Reservoir Regatta and Driving School
5/15/2021 – 5/16/2021
CAROLINA VIRGINIA RACING ASSOCIATION # 178
5/14/2021
 
 
4    13439   
Wilson, NC Buckhorn Lake
3/20/2021
 
5/4/2021

From I-95 - take Exit 116, go West on Highway 42, turn Right on Rock Ridge School Rd, go approx. 4 miles crossing Highway 581 (at Wilkerson Crossroads), turn Left into the pits at the Buckhorn Lake sign.

*HOTELS - Red Roof Inn (Exit 121 off I-95), 5016 Hayes Place, Wilson, NC 27896, Phone 252-234-7172 (**APBA HQ sent out a notice last fall that they have a 2019 partnership with Red Roof Inns, here is the link for discounts:
Discount Code: VP#625065 ~ https://www.redroof.com/deals/partner/american-power-boat-association)
Microtel Inn, 5013 Hayes Place, Phone 252-234-0444.
There are also many other hotels in Wilson, NC

*CAMPING
-Rock Ridge Campground (Exit 116 off I-95, 2 miles from pits) 7030 Rock Ridge School Road, Sims, NC.
Phone 252-291-4477- call between hours of 2 p.m. and 9 p.m. Full Hookups, Pull through with 30 amp Water and Electric. Tent camping also available (4 to a tent) w/full Bathhouse and Laundry.

3 laps, approx. 1 mile course, distance 3 miles. NOT approved for records.

Clock

 
05430   350CCMH05450   500CCMH05460   750CCMH05470   850CCMH06220   ASH06230   BSH06240   CSH06270   300SSH06300   20SSH11010   J CLASS R11011   J CLASS H11012   AXR11013   AXH
 
05430   350CCMH05450   500CCMH05460   750CCMH05470   850CCMH06220   ASH06230   BSH06240   CSH06270   300SSH06300   20SSH11010   J CLASS R11011   J CLASS H11012   AXR11013   AXH

TBD

Friday afternoon in pits
Saturday morning in pits- 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Saturday night in pits- upon completion of Saturdays racing.
$20 additional fee per class will be charged if you do not use the APBA pre-registration form.

Saturday- in pits - 9:30 a.m.
NOTE: Drivers meeting for Sunday racing will be held in the pits on Saturday night upon completion of Saturdays racing.

$40 per class/per day

Pre entries can also be sent via email to KaitlynGlossner: kaitglossner@gmail.com. You must include your APBA member #, your name, class, and boat # to be considered valid. Link for entry blank: https://www.apba.org/documents/1707630587-04012019-APBA%20Fillable%20Entry%20Blank%20May%202018_0.pdf

$20 additional fee per class will be charged if you do not use the APBA pre-registration form.

Race Director (901) SHAWN BREISACHER, 368 KNOLLWOOD DR, HAMPSTEAD, NC
Referee (1863) JOHN RUNNE, 110 SPRING WATER CT, NEW BERN, NC
Assistant Referee (3943) CHARLES GONYEA, 3465 TIMBER RIDGE LAKE ROAD, LIBERTY, NC
Inspector (76581) KURT ROMBERG, 10923 SPARKLE CREEK DRIVE, MIDLAND, NC
Scorer (51543) JILL GLOSSNER, 3753 ON DECK CIRCLE, LITTLE RIVER, SC
Scorer (74991) KAITLYN GLOSSNER, 3753 ON DECK CIRCLE, LITTLE RIVER, SC
Risk Manager (8310) ABBY POND, 5217 BASSETT AVE, RICHMOND, VA

* COVID-19 safety guidelines will be enforced
* Driver School on Friday, 10:30 am to 1 pm
* Sanctioned testing on Friday after Driver School ~1:30 pm to 6 pm, $20 per driver. Drivers must register for sanctioned testing by paying $20 fee, signing the waiver, and wearing a wristband.
* Stock classes - does not include 45SS and Classic Division, will not run 45SS and Classic Division.
* Classes without enough entries will be combined, cancelled, or run one heat.
* Food concessions during the day. Dinner in pits on Saturday night.
* The Race Committee may move forward with Sundays race schedule if Saturdays racing finishes early.

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.